European Communities (Amendment) Bill — 22 Jan 2002 at 18:29

moved Amendment No. 18:

After Clause 3, insert the following new clause-


(1) This Act shall not come into effect until Her Majesty's Government have communicated to every household in the United Kingdom the constitutional and governmental effects of the Treaty of Nice.

(2) A communication under subsection (1) shall be-

(a) in writing,

(b) in plain English,

(c) in popular form, and

(d) impartial."

On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 18) shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 89; Not-Contents, 164.

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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
Con0 74 (+1 tell)32.8%
Crossbench8 1010.3%
Independent Labour0 1100.0%
Lab114 (+2 tell) 158.8%
LDem40 0 (+1 tell)62.1%
UUP0 150.0%
Total:162 8737.6%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

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 Ampthill Crossbenchno
Lord Currie of MaryleboneCrossbenchno
Baroness Greengross Crossbenchno
Lord Hannay of ChiswickCrossbenchno
Baroness Howarth of BrecklandCrossbenchno
The Earl of ListowelCrossbenchno
Lord Patel Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Weidenfeld Crossbenchno
Lord Bruce of DoningtonLabaye
Lord Phillips of SudburyLDem (front bench)tellaye

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