Children Bill [Lords] — New Clause 12 — Reasonable punishment — 2 Nov 2004 at 17:50

Question accordingly negatived.

Madam Deputy Speaker then proceeded to put forthwith the Questions necessary for the disposal of the business to be concluded at that hour.

Amendment proposed: No. 23, in page 37, line 18, leave out clause 56.-[Mr. Andrew Turner.]

Question put, That the amendment be made:-

Clause 56 allowed reasonable chastisement of children. Those voting Aye in this division sought to remove clause 56 and therefore outlaw reasonable chastisement of children.

The House divided: Ayes 208, Noes 284.

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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 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.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con0 132 (+2 tell)082.2%
DUP0 4066.7%
Lab261 (+2 tell) 44075.4%
LDem23 22081.8%
PC0 3075.0%
UUP0 3060.0%
Total:284 208077.5%

Rebel Voters - sorted by constituency

MPs 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 MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Eric IllsleyBarnsley CentralLab (minister)aye
Michael ClaphamBarnsley West and PenistoneLab (minister)aye
John HuttonBarrow and FurnessLab (minister)aye
Don FosterBathLDem (front bench)aye
Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabaye
Mr Llew SmithBlaenau GwentLabaye
Marsha SinghBradford WestLab (minister)aye
Roger WilliamsBrecon and RadnorshireLDem (front bench)aye
Sarah TeatherBrent EastLDemaye
Mr Paul BoatengBrent SouthLab (minister)aye
Mr Win GriffithsBridgendLab (minister)aye
Chris McCaffertyCalder ValleyLab (minister)aye
Julie MorganCardiff NorthLab (minister)aye
Tom BrakeCarshalton and WallingtonLDem (front bench)aye
Patsy CaltonCheadleLDem (front bench)aye
Paul HolmesChesterfieldLDem (front bench)aye
Martyn JonesClwyd SouthLab (minister)aye
Betty WilliamsConwyLab (minister)aye
Steve PoundEaling NorthLab (minister)aye
John BarrettEdinburgh WestLDem (front bench)aye
John AustinErith and ThamesmeadLab (minister)aye
Malcolm BruceGordonLDem (front bench)aye
Martin CatonGowerLab (minister)aye
Ms Sue DoughtyGuildfordLDem (front bench)aye
Mrs Alice MahonHalifaxLabaye
Mr Bill TynanHamilton SouthLab (minister)aye
Phil WillisHarrogate and KnaresboroughLDem (front bench)aye
John Martin McDonnellHayes and HarlingtonLabaye
Jim DobbinHeywood and MiddletonLab (minister)aye
Jeremy CorbynIslington NorthLabaye
Roger BerryKingswoodLab (minister)aye
Mr Hilton DawsonLancaster and WyreLab (minister)aye
Fabian HamiltonLeeds North EastLab (minister)aye
Mr Harold BestLeeds North WestLab (minister)aye
Mr Denzil DaviesLlanelliLabaye
Robert Marshall-AndrewsMedwayLabaye
Annette BrookeMid Dorset and North PooleLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Huw EdwardsMonmouthLab (minister)aye
Lembit ÖpikMontgomeryshireLDem (front bench)aye
Mr David RendelNewburyLDem (front bench)aye
Jim CousinsNewcastle upon Tyne CentralLab (minister)aye
David TaylorNorth West LeicestershireLab (minister)aye
Alistair CarmichaelOrkney and ShetlandLDem (front bench)aye
Mark HendrickPrestonLab (minister)aye
Mr Tony ColmanPutneyLab (minister)aye
Dr Jenny TongeRichmond ParkLDemaye
Charles KennedyRoss, Skye and Inverness WestLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Archy KirkwoodRoxburgh and BerwickshireLDem (front bench)aye
John GroganSelbyLabaye
David BlunkettSheffield, BrightsideLab (minister)aye
Mr Richard AllanSheffield, HallamLDem (front bench)aye
Colin BreedSouth East CornwallLDem (front bench)aye
John DenhamSouthampton, ItchenLab (minister)aye
Mr Kerry PollardSt AlbansLab (minister)aye
Bill EtheringtonSunderland NorthLabaye
Paul BurstowSutton and CheamLDem (front bench)aye
Adrian SandersTorbayLDemaye
Mr David HinchliffeWakefieldLab (minister)aye
James PlaskittWarwick and LeamingtonLab (minister)aye
Claire WardWatfordLab (minister)aye
Mr Paul StinchcombeWellingboroughLab (minister)aye
Jim SheridanWest RenfrewshireLab (minister)aye
Mr Brian CotterWeston-Super-MareLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Terry LewisWorsleyLabaye
Ian LucasWrexhamLab (minister)aye
Albert OwenYnys MônLab (minister)aye

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