Disqualifications Bill — 6 Nov 2000 at 21:35
[Amendment No. 12 not moved.]
moved Amendment No. 13:
After Clause 1, insert the following new clause--
:TITLE3:DISQUALIFICATION FROM MINISTERIAL OFFICE IN THE UNITED KINGDOM (NO. 3)
(".--(1) No person may be appointed to ministerial office in the Government of the United Kingdom if he is a member of the Government of Ireland.
(2) A minister in the government of the United Kingdom ceases to hold office on becoming a minister in the Government of Ireland.").
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 13) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 22; Not-Contents, 75.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Con||0||14 (+2 tell)||7.1%|
|Lab||66 (+2 tell)||0||35.1%|
|Lord Currie of Marylebone||Crossbench||no|