Identity Cards Bill (amendment 46: compulsion to register) — 23 Jan 2006 at 17:45

Lords voted to prevent the Home Secretary from having the power to compel people to register for ID cards.

Clause 6 <[i>Power of Secretary of State to require registration]:

<[i>Amendment No. 45 not moved.]

moved Amendment No. 46:

Leave out Clause 6.

On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 46) shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 198; Not-Contents, 140

Debate in Parliament | Source |

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 (Content)Minority (Not-Content)Turnout
Con110 (+1 tell) 053.1%
Crossbench24 515.9%
Green1 0100.0%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Lab2 133 (+2 tell)65.6%
LDem55 (+1 tell) 075.7%
Total:193 13849.6%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

Lords 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 lord who could have voted in this division

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Lord Birt Crossbenchno
Baroness Boothroyd Crossbenchno
Baroness Greengross Crossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Howarth of BrecklandCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Powell of BayswaterCrossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Kennedy of The ShawsLabaye
Baroness Turner of CamdenLabaye

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