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

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