Lords Amendment — 5 Nov 2002 at 18:43

The majority voted to allow non-married couples to adopt. It did this by accepting the Commons disagreement to a previous Lords Amendment (made in the vote on 16th October 2002), by rejecting an amendment that would have insisted on the previous amendment.

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NamePartyVote
Lord Aberdare Conaye
Lord Ackner Crossbenchaye
Lord Acton Labno
Lord Addington LDemno
Lord Adebowale Crossbenchno
Lord Alexander of WeedonConno
Viscount Allenby of MegiddoCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Alli Labno
Lord Alton of LiverpoolCrossbenchaye
Lord Ampthill Crossbenchaye
Baroness Andrews Lab (minister)no
Baroness Anelay of St JohnsConaye
The Earl of ArranConaye
Lord Ashcroft Conaye
Lord Ashley of StokeLabno
Baroness Ashton of UphollandLab (minister)no
Lord Astor of HeverConaye
Earl Attlee Conaye
Lord Avebury LDem (front bench)no
Lord Bach Lab (minister)no
Lord Barber of TewkesburyCrossbenchaye
Baroness Barker LDemtellno
Lord Barnett Lab (minister)no
Lord Bassam of BrightonLab (minister)no
Lord Beaumont of WhitleyGreenno
Lord Bell Conaye
Lord Bernstein of CraigweilLabno
Lord Best Crossbenchno
Lord Biffen Conno
Baroness Billingham Lab (minister)no
Lord Birt Crossbenchno
Lord Black of CrossharbourConaye
Baroness Blackstone Lab (minister)no
Lord Blackwell Conaye
Baroness Blatch Conaye
Viscount Bledisloe Crossbenchno
Lord Boardman Conaye
Baroness Boothroyd Crossbenchaye
Lord Borrie Labno
Lord Boston of FavershamCrossbenchaye
Lord Bowness Con (front bench)no
Lord Bragg Labno
Lord Brennan Lab (minister)aye
Lord Brett Labno
Viscount Bridgeman Con (front bench)aye
Lord Bridges Crossbenchaye
Lord Brightman Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Brooke of AlverthorpeLab (minister)no
Lord Brooke of Sutton MandevilleConno
Lord Brookman Labaye
Lord Brooks of TremorfaLabaye
Lord Brougham and Vaux Con (front bench)aye
Lord Bruce of DoningtonLabaye
Lord Burlison Labno
Lord Burnham Conaye
Lord Burns Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Butler of BrockwellCrossbenchaye
Lord Campbell-Savours Labno
Lord Campbell of AllowayCon (front bench)no
Lord Carlile of BerriewLDemno
Lord Carlisle of BucklowConaye
Baroness Carnegy of LourConaye
Lord Carter Lab (minister)no
Lord Chalfont Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Chalker of WallaseyConno
Lord Chan Crossbenchaye
Viscount Chandos Labno
The Bishop of ChelmsfordBishopaye
The Bishop of ChesterBishopaye
Lord Christopher Lab (minister)no
Lord Clarke of HampsteadLab (minister)aye
Lord Clinton-Davis Lab (minister)no
Lord Cockfield Conaye
Baroness Cohen of PimlicoLab (minister)no
Lord Condon Crossbenchno
Lord Cooke of IslandreaghCrossbenchaye
Lord Cooke of ThorndonCrossbenchno
Lord Cope of BerkeleyCon (front bench)aye
Lord Corbett of Castle ValeLabno
The Earl of CourtownConaye
Viscount Craigavon Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Crathorne Conaye
Baroness Crawley Lab (minister)no
Lord Crickhowell Con (front bench)no
Baroness Cumberlege Conaye
Lord Dahrendorf LDemno
Baroness Darcy de Knayth Crossbenchno
Baroness David Labno
Lord Davies of CoityLabaye
Lord Davies of OldhamLab (minister)no
Lord Deedes Conaye
Lord Denham Conaye
Lord Desai Lab (minister)no
Lord Dholakia LDem (front bench)no
Lord Dixon Labaye
Lord Dixon-Smith Conaye
Lord Dormand of EasingtonLabno
Lord Dubs Lab (minister)no
The Earl of DundeeCon (front bench)aye
Lord Eatwell Labno
Lord Elder Lab (minister)no
Baroness Elles Conaye
Lord Elliott of MorpethConaye
Lord Elton Con (front bench)aye
Baroness Emerton Crossbench (front bench)aye
The Earl of ErrollCrossbenchaye
Lord Evans of ParksideLab (minister)aye
Lord Evans of Temple GuitingLabno
Lord Falconer of ThorotonLab (minister)no
Baroness Farrington of RibbletonLab (minister)no
Lord Faulkner of WorcesterLab (minister)no
Lord Fearn LDemno
Lord Feldman Conaye
Earl Ferrers Con (front bench)aye
Lord Filkin Lab (minister)no
Baroness Finlay of LlandaffCrossbenchno
Lord Fitt Otheraye
Baroness Flather Conno
Baroness Fookes Con (front bench)aye
Lord Forsyth of DrumleanCon (front bench)aye
Lord Fraser of CarmyllieCon (front bench)aye
Lord Freeman Con (front bench)aye
Lord Freyberg Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Fyfe of FairfieldLabno
Baroness Gale Lab (minister)no
Baroness Gardner of ParkesCon (front bench)aye
Lord Garel-Jones Conno
Lord Gavron Lab (minister)no
Lord Geddes Con (front bench)aye
Baroness Gibson of Market RasenLab (minister)no
Lord Gilbert Lab (minister)no
Lord Gilmour of CraigmillarConno
Lord Gladwin of CleeLabno
Lord Glenarthur Conno
Lord Glentoran Conaye
Lord Goldsmith Lab (minister)no
Lord Goodhart LDem (front bench)no
Lord Gordon of StrathblaneLabno
Baroness Goudie Lab (minister)no
Baroness Gould of PotternewtonLab (minister)tellno
Lord Graham of EdmontonLab (minister)no
Lord Gray of ContinConaye
Lord Greaves LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Greengross Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Greenway Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Grenfell Other (front bench)no
Lord Griffiths of FforestfachCon (front bench)aye
Lord Grocott Lab (minister)no
Lord Guthrie of CraigiebankCrossbenchaye
Baroness Hamwee LDemno
Baroness Hanham Con (front bench)aye
Lord Hannay of ChiswickCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Hanson Conaye
Lord Hardy of WathLabno
Lord Harris of HaringeyLab (minister)no
Lord Harrison Lab (minister)no
Baroness Harris of RichmondLDem (front bench)no
Lord Haskel Lab (minister)no
Lord Hattersley Labno
Lord Hayhoe Conaye
Baroness Hayman Labno
Baroness Hilton of EggardonLab (minister)no
Baroness Hollis of HeighamLab (minister)no
Lord Holme of CheltenhamLDemno
The Earl of HomeConaye
Baroness Hooper Conaye
Baroness Howarth of BrecklandCrossbenchno
Earl Howe Conaye
Baroness Howe of IdlicoteCrossbenchno
Lord Howell of GuildfordCon (front bench)aye
Baroness Howells of St DavidsLab (minister)no
Lord Howie of TroonLabno
Lord Hoyle Labno
Lord Hughes of WoodsideLabno
Lord Hunt of ChestertonLab (minister)no
Lord Hunt of Kings HeathLab (minister)no
Lord Hunt of WirralCon (front bench)aye
Lord Hussey of North BradleyCrossbenchaye
Lord Hylton Crossbenchaye
Lord Irvine of LairgLab (minister)no
Lord Islwyn Labaye
Lord Jacobs LDem (front bench)no
Baroness James of Holland ParkConaye
Lord Janner of BraunstoneLab (minister)no
Lord Jauncey of TullichettleCrossbenchaye
Baroness Jay of PaddingtonLab (minister)no
Baroness Jeger Labno
Earl Jellicoe Conaye
Lord Jenkin of RodingConno
Lord Jenkins of HillheadLDemno
Lord Jopling Con (front bench)aye
Lord Judd Lab (minister)no
Baroness Kennedy of The ShawsLabno
Lord Kilclooney Crossbenchaye
Lord Kimball Con (front bench)aye
Lord King of BridgwaterConno
Lord Kingsland Conaye
Lord King of West BromwichLab (minister)no
Lord Kirkham Conaye
Lord Kirkhill Labaye
Baroness Knight of CollingtreeCon (front bench)aye
Lord Laing of DunphailConaye
Lord Laird UUPaye
Lord Laming Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Lane Crossbenchaye
Lord Lane of HorsellConaye
Lord Lang of MonktonCon (front bench)aye
Lord Layard Lab (minister)no
Lord Lea of CrondallLab (minister)no
Lord Lester of Herne HillLDem (front bench)no
The Earl of LindsayConaye
Lord Lipsey Labno
The Earl of ListowelCrossbench (front bench)no
The Earl of LiverpoolCon (front bench)aye
Lord Lloyd of BerwickCrossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Lockwood Lab (minister)no
Lord Lofthouse of PontefractLabaye
Lord Lucas Con (front bench)no
Lord Luke Con (front bench)aye
Lord Lyell Conaye
Lord Macdonald of TradestonLab (minister)no
Lord MacGregor of Pulham MarketCon (front bench)aye
Lord Mackay of ClashfernCon (front bench)aye
Lord MacKenzie of CulkeinLabno
Lord Mackie of BenshieLDemno
Lord Maclennan of RogartLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Maddock LDem (front bench)no
Lord Maginnis of DrumglassUUPaye
Baroness Mallalieu Lab (minister)no
Lord Marlesford Con (front bench)aye
Lord Marsh Crossbenchno
Baroness Masham of IltonCrossbenchaye
Lord Mason of BarnsleyLabaye
Baroness Massey of DarwenLab (minister)no
Lord Mayhew of TwysdenCon (front bench)aye
Lord McCarthy Labno
Lord McColl of DulwichCon (front bench)aye
Baroness McFarlane of LlandaffCrossbenchaye
Lord McIntosh of HaringeyLab (minister)no
Baroness McIntosh of HudnallLab (minister)no
Lord McNally LDem (front bench)no
Lord Merlyn-Rees Labno
Lord Methuen LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Miller of HendonConaye
Lord Mishcon Labaye
Lord Mitchell Lab (minister)no
Lord Molyneaux of KilleadCrossbenchaye
Lord Monro of LangholmConaye
Lord Monson Crossbenchaye
Lord Montagu of BeaulieuConno
Lord Moran Crossbenchaye
Lord Morgan Lab (minister)no
Baroness Morgan of HuytonLabno
Lord Morris of ManchesterLabno
Lord Mowbray and Stourton Conaye
Lord Murton of LindisfarneConaye
Lord Neill of BladenCrossbenchaye
Lord Newby LDem (front bench)no
The Bishop of NewcastleBishopno
Baroness Nicol Labno
Baroness Noakes Conaye
Lord Northbourne Crossbenchaye
Lord Northbrook Conaye
Baroness Northover LDemno
Lord Norton of LouthCon (front bench)no
Baroness O'Cathain Con (front bench)tellaye
Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove BayLDem (front bench)no
The Earl of OnslowConaye
Baroness Oppenheim-Barnes Con (front bench)aye
Lord Orme Labaye
Lord Ouseley Crossbenchno
Lord Owen Crossbenchaye
The Bishop of OxfordBishopno
The Viscount of OxfuirdConaye
Lord Palmer Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Park of MonmouthConaye
Lord Pearson of RannochConaye
Earl Peel Conaye
Lord Pendry Labno
Lord Peston Lab (minister)no
Lord Peyton of YeovilConaye
Lord Phillips of SudburyLDem (front bench)no
Lord Pilkington of OxenfordCon (front bench)aye
Baroness Pitkeathley Lab (minister)no
Baroness Platt of WrittleCon (front bench)aye
Lord Plumb Conaye
Lord Plummer of St MaryleboneConaye
Lord Ponsonby of ShulbredeLab (minister)no
Lord Powell of BayswaterCrossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Prashar Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Prior Conaye
Lord Prys-Davies Lab (minister)no
Lord Quinton Conaye
Lord Quirk Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Radice Labno
Baroness Ramsay of CartvaleLabno
Lord Randall of St BudeauxLabaye
Lord Rawlinson of EwellConaye
Lord Razzall LDem (front bench)no
Lord Reay Conaye
Lord Redesdale LDemno
Lord Rees Conaye
Lord Rees-Mogg Crossbenchaye
Baroness Rendell of BaberghLab (minister)no
Lord Rennard LDemno
Lord Renton Conaye
Lord Richard Lab (minister)no
Lord Rix Crossbenchno
Lord Roberts of ConwyConaye
Lord Rodgers of Quarry BankLDem (front bench)no
Lord Rogers of RiversideLabno
Lord Roll of IpsdenCrossbenchno
Lord Rooker Lab (minister)no
Lord Roper LDem (front bench)no
Lord Rotherwick Conaye
Earl Russell LDemno
Lord Russell-Johnston LDemno
Lord Saatchi Conaye
Lord Sainsbury of TurvilleLab (minister)no
Lady Saltoun of AbernethyCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Sanderson of BowdenConaye
The Earl of SandwichCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Sawyer Labno
Baroness Scotland of AsthalLab (minister)no
Baroness Scott of Needham MarketLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Seccombe Con (front bench)tellaye
The Earl of SelborneCon (front bench)no
Lord Selsdon Conaye
Baroness Sharp of GuildfordLDem (front bench)no
Lord Shaw of NorthsteadConaye
Lord Sheldon Labno
Lord Sheppard of DidgemereConaye
The Earl of ShrewsburyConaye
Lord Shutt of GreetlandLDem (front bench)no
Viscount Simon Lab (minister)no
Lord Simon of GlaisdaleCrossbenchno
Viscount Slim Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Smith of CliftonLDemno
Lord Smith of LeighLabno
Lord Soulsby of Swaffham PriorCon (front bench)aye
Lord St John of FawsleyConno
Lord Sterling of PlaistowConaye
Lord Stevens of LudgateConaye
Lord Stewartby Conaye
Lord Stodart of LeastonConaye
Lord Stoddart of SwindonIndependent Labouraye
Lord Stokes Crossbenchaye
Lord Stone of BlackheathLab (minister)no
Lord Strabolgi Labaye
Baroness Strange Crossbenchaye
Lord Strathclyde Con (front bench)aye
Lord Swinfen Conaye
Baroness Symons of Vernham DeanLab (minister)no
Lord Tanlaw Crossbenchno
Lord Taverne LDemno
Lord Taylor of BlackburnLabno
Lord Taylor of WarwickConaye
Lord Tebbit Conaye
Lord Temple-Morris Labno
Viscount Tenby Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Thomas of GwydirConaye
Lord Thomas of SwynnertonCrossbenchaye
Baroness Thomas of WalliswoodLDem (front bench)no
Lord Thomson of MonifiethLDemno
Baroness Thornton Labno
Lord Tombs Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Tomlinson Lab (minister)no
Lord Tope LDemno
Baroness Trumpington Con (front bench)aye
Lord Tugendhat Conno
Baroness Turner of CamdenLabno
Lord Vinson Con (front bench)aye
Lord Waddington Con (front bench)aye
Lord Wade of ChorltonCon (front bench)aye
The Bishop of WakefieldBishopaye
Lord Wakeham Conaye
Lord Walker of DoncasterLabaye
Lord Walker of WorcesterConaye
Lord Wallace of SaltaireLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Walmsley LDem (front bench)no
Lord Walpole Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Warner Labno
Baroness Warnock Crossbenchno
Baroness Warwick of UndercliffeLab (minister)no
Lord Watson of RichmondLDem (front bench)no
Lord Wedderburn of CharltonLabno
Baroness Whitaker Lab (minister)no
Lord Whitty Lab (minister)no
Lord Wigoder LDemno
Lord Wilberforce Crossbenchaye
Baroness Wilcox Con (front bench)aye
Baroness Wilkins Lab (minister)no
Lord Williams of ElvelLab (minister)no
Lord Williams of MostynLab (minister)no
Lord Williamson of HortonCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Wilson of TillyornCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Wolfson Conaye
Lord Woolmer of LeedsLab (minister)no
Baroness Young of Old SconeLabno

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