Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Bill — Third Reading — 12 Jun 2002 at 21:56
The Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Bill became law in 2002. Its main aims were to:
- Allow asylum seekers to be detained at any time
- Disallow appeals from within the UK from failed asylum seekers who are citizens of a specific country
- Deny asylum seekers support unless they make their claim "as soon as reasonably practicable" after arrival into the UK
- Create accommodation centres to house destitute asylum seekers
-  David Blunkett MP, House of Commons, 12 June 2002
-  Based on The Guardian's A-Z of legislation
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.
|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Lab||299 (+2 tell)||12||1||76.6%|
|LDem||0||50 (+2 tell)||0||98.1%|
|Mr Harry Barnes||North East Derbyshire||Lab||no|
|Mr Andrew Bennett||Denton and Reddish||Lab||no|
|Mr Iain Coleman||Hammersmith and Fulham||Lab||no|
|Jeremy Corbyn||Islington North||Lab||no|
|George Galloway||Glasgow Kelvin||whilst Lab||no|
|Lynne Jones||Birmingham, Selly Oak||Lab||no|
|John Martin McDonnell||Hayes and Harlington||Lab (minister)||no|
|Mr Brian Sedgemore||Hackney South and Shoreditch||Lab||no|
|Alan Simpson||Nottingham South||Lab||no|
|Dennis Skinner||Bolsover||Lab (minister)||no|
|Robert Wareing||Liverpool, West Derby||Lab||no|
|Charlotte Atkins||Staffordshire Moorlands||Lab||both|