Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations 2000 — 22 Jan 2001 at 22:13

rose to move, That the draft regulations laid before the House on 12th December be approved [33rd Report from the Joint Committee, Session 1999-2000].

rose to move, as an amendment to the Motion to approve the draft regulations, to leave out all the words after "That" and insert "this House declines to approve the draft regulations laid before the House on 12th December until a Select Committee of the House of Lords has reported on the issues connected with human cloning and stem cell research".

On Question, Whether the said amendment shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 92; Not-Contents, 212.

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Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (Not-Content)Minority (Content)Turnout
Bishop0 27.7%
Con40 59 (+1 tell)43.7%
Crossbench34 15 (+1 tell)30.9%
Green0 1100.0%
Independent Labour0 1100.0%
Independent Socialist0 1100.0%
Lab97 (+1 tell) 853.5%
LDem37 (+1 tell) 264.5%
Total:208 8944.3%

Rebel Voters - sorted by vote

Lords for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible lord who could have voted in this division

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Lord Ahmed Labaye
Viscount Allenby of MegiddoCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Alton of LiverpoolCrossbenchaye
Earl Baldwin of BewdleyCrossbenchaye
Lord Blease Labaye
Lord Brennan Lab (minister)aye
Lord Clarke of HampsteadLab (minister)aye
Lord Cocks of HartcliffeLabaye
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Dixon Lab (minister)aye
Lord Habgood Crossbenchaye
Lord Harris of High CrossCrossbenchaye
Lord Hunt of TanworthCrossbenchaye
Lord Hussey of North BradleyCrossbenchaye
Lord Hylton Crossbenchtellaye
Lord Lofthouse of PontefractLabaye
The Earl of LongfordLabaye
Baroness Masham of IltonCrossbenchaye
Lord Phillips of SudburyLDem (front bench)aye
Lord Rees-Mogg Crossbenchaye
Viscount Slim Crossbenchaye
Baroness Strange Crossbenchaye
Viscount Tenby Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Tombs Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Weatherill Crossbenchaye
Baroness Williams of CrosbyLDemaye
Lord Alexander of WeedonConno
Earl Attlee Conno
Lord Baker of DorkingConno
Lord Blaker Conno
Lord Bowness Conno
Lord Brittan of SpennithorneConno
Lord Burnham Conno
Baroness Buscombe Con (front bench)no
Lord Carlisle of BucklowConno
Lord Colwyn Con (front bench)no
Lord Dixon-Smith Conno
Baroness Flather Conno
Lord Forsyth of DrumleanCon (front bench)no
Lord Harris of PeckhamConno
Lord Hodgson of Astley AbbottsConno
Lord Howell of GuildfordCon (front bench)no
Lord Hunt of WirralCon (front bench)no
Lord Inglewood Conno
Earl Jellicoe Conno
Lord Jenkin of RodingCon (front bench)no
Lord Jopling Con (front bench)no
Lord Lamont of LerwickCon (front bench)no
Lord Lawson of BlabyConno
Lord Lloyd-Webber Con (front bench)no
Lord Luke Conno
Lord Moynihan Conno
Baroness Noakes Conno
Lord Norton of LouthConno
The Earl of OnslowConno
Baroness Perry of SouthwarkConno
Lord Peyton of YeovilConno
Lord Plumb Conno
Lord Prior Conno
Lord Reay Conno
Lord Roberts of ConwyConno
The Earl of SelborneCon (front bench)no
Lord Shaw of NorthsteadConno
Lord Soulsby of Swaffham PriorCon (front bench)no
Lord Tugendhat Conno
Lord Wade of ChorltonCon (front bench)no
Lord Wolfson Conno

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