Identity Cards Bill — convenience of registering — 12 Dec 2005 at 19:20

The Contents failed to change Paragraph 5(5)(a) of the Identity Cards Bill which outlined what the Secretary of State could require a person to do for the process of entering his data into the National Identity Register

Paragraph 5(5) says:

The things that an individual may be required to do... are (a) to attend at a specified place and time; (b) to allow his fingerprints, and other biometric information about himself, to be taken and recorded; (c) to allow himself to be photographed; (d) otherwise to provide such information as may be required by the Secretary of State.

The amendment would have changed part (a) to read: "to attend at his convenience at a specified place and time".

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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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (Not-Content)Minority (Content)Turnout
Con0 28 (+1 tell)13.7%
Crossbench2 148.7%
Independent Labour0 1100.0%
Judge1 010.0%
Lab73 (+2 tell) 034.7%
LDem0 23 (+1 tell)32.4%
Total:76 6621.0%

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Lord Chan Crossbenchno
Baroness Murphy Crossbenchno

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