Mental Capacity Bill — Clause 4 — Best interests — 14 Dec 2004 at 17:30
Geraldine Smith MP, Morecambe and Lunesdale voted in the minority (Aye).
Amendment made: No. 4, in page 2, line 35, leave out
'circumstances appearing to him to be relevant'
and insert 'relevant circumstances'.-[Mr. Jim Murphy.]
Amendment proposed: No. 1, in page 2, line 41, at end insert-
'(3A) Where the determination concerns or affects the person's personal welfare, he must consider the person's life and health as basic to that welfare.'.-[Mr. Duncan Smith.]
Question put, That the amendment be made:-
The House divided: Ayes 174, Noes 326.
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.
|Party||Majority (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||2||107 (+2 tell)||0||68.1%|
|Lab||319 (+2 tell)||14||0||82.3%|
|Crispin Blunt||Reigate||Con (front bench)||no|
|Kenneth Clarke||Rushcliffe||Con (front bench)||no|
|John Battle||Leeds West||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Ronnie Campbell||Blyth Valley||Lab (minister)||aye|
|David Crausby||Bolton North East||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Mr Denzil Davies||Llanelli||Lab||aye|
|Jim Dobbin||Heywood and Middleton||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Frank Field||Birkenhead||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Mark Fisher||Stoke-on-Trent Central||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Kate Hoey||Vauxhall||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Lindsay Hoyle||Chorley||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Brian Iddon||Bolton South East||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Andrew MacKinlay||Thurrock||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Mr Kerry Pollard||St Albans||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Frank Roy||Motherwell and Wishaw||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Geraldine Smith||Morecambe and Lunesdale||Lab (minister)||aye|
|John Barrett||Edinburgh West||LDem (front bench)||no|
|Patsy Calton||Cheadle||LDem (front bench)||no|
|Paul Holmes||Chesterfield||LDem (front bench)||no|
|David Laws||Yeovil||LDem (front bench)||no|
|Dr Jenny Tonge||Richmond Park||LDem||no|