Gender Recognition Bill [HL] — 3 Feb 2004 at 19:35
Schedule 4 [Effect on marriage]:
moved Amendment No. 86:
Page 26, line 4, at end insert-
"( ) Notwithstanding any other provisions of the Gender Recognition Act 2004, no two persons each possessing XX chromosomes nor each possessing XY chromosomes, nor each possessing genitalia appropriate to the same sex, may be married the one to the other."
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 86) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 46; Not-Contents, 121.
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.
|Party||Majority (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Con||1||34 (+2 tell)||17.3%|
|Lab||88 (+2 tell)||2||49.2%|
|The Bishop of Southwell and Nottingham||Bishop||aye|
|Lord Patel||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Walpole||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Dixon||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Lord Lofthouse of Pontefract||Lab||aye|