Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Bill — Timetable — 5 Jul 2005 at 21:23
The Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Bill became law in 2006. Its main aims were to:
- Restrict appeals from those are refused entry to the UK to work or study. Only rejected asylum applications can have a full appeal
- Criminalise employers who knowingly employ illegal immigrants
- Allow biometric data to be taken from people entering the UK
- Requires that asylum is refused to anyone who is involved in terrorist activities
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 (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Lab||285 (+2 tell)||0||0||81.1%|
|LDem||0||36 (+2 tell)||0||62.3%|