Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Bill — Amendment to Clause 17 — Disclosure Powers — 26 Nov 2001 at 23:30

The Aye-voters failed to change clause 17 of the Anti-Terrorism, Crime and Security Bill

This clause authorises the disclosure of information by public authorities listed in schedule 4 for "the purposes of any criminal investigation whatever."

The change (which was rejected) would have subsituted the word "terrorism" for "criminal". Without this change the law allows private information to be shared routinely between all government agencies even when it does not involve terrorism.

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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 are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.

What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con0 140 (+1 tell)086.0%
DUP0 4080.0%
Independent0 10100.0%
Lab329 (+2 tell) 11083.2%
LDem0 50 (+1 tell)098.1%
PC0 40100.0%
SNP0 2040.0%
UUP1 1033.3%
Total:330 213084.4%

Rebel Voters - sorted by constituency

MPs 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 MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabaye
Mr Llew SmithBlaenau GwentLabaye
Mr Andrew BennettDenton and ReddishLabaye
Mr Brian SedgemoreHackney South and ShoreditchLabaye
John Martin McDonnellHayes and HarlingtonLab (minister)aye
Jeremy CorbynIslington NorthLabaye
Mr Kevin McNamaraKingston upon Hull NorthLabaye
Mr Tam DalyellLinlithgowLabaye
Mr Harry BarnesNorth East DerbyshireLabaye
Mr Paul MarsdenShrewsbury and Atchamwhilst Labaye
Mark FisherStoke-on-Trent CentralLabaye

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