Constitutional Reform Bill [HL] — 7 Dec 2004 at 16:30
<[i>Amendment No. 2 not moved.]
moved Amendment No. 3:
Before Clause 1, insert the following new clause-
"LORD CHANCELLOR: MEMBERSHIP OF THE HOUSE OF LORDS
No person is qualified to be Lord Chancellor unless he is a member of the House of Lords."
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 3) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 229; Not-Contents, 206.
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 (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Con||165 (+1 tell)||0||80.2%|
|Crossbench||47 (+1 tell)||9||32.4%|
|Lab||0||140 (+2 tell)||70.3%|
|The Bishop of Chester||Bishop||no|
|Baroness Howarth of Breckland||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Robertson of Port Ellen||Crossbench||no|
|Baroness Stern||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Weatherill||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Viscount Falkland||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Lord Phillips of Sudbury||LDem (front bench)||aye|