Identity Cards Bill — Voluntary registration when applying for a passport — insisted — 6 Mar 2006 at 17:22
The majority of Lords voted to insist that the application for an ID Card being voluntary when applying for a designated document, such as a passport or drivers license.
-  Lord Phillips of Sudbury, House of Lords, 6 march 2006
-  Identity Cards Bill — Compulsory registration when applying for a Passport, House of Commons, 18 October 2005.
-  Identity Cards Bill — Voluntary registration when applying for a passport — rejected, House of Commons, 13 March 2006
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||123 (+1 tell)||1||59.5%|
|Lab||3||149 (+2 tell)||72.6%|
|LDem||58 (+1 tell)||0||79.7%|
|Lord Marlesford||Con (front bench)||no|
|Lord Hannay of Chiswick||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord May of Oxford||Crossbench||no|
|Viscount Montgomery of Alamein||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Powell of Bayswater||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Robertson of Port Ellen||Crossbench||no|
|Viscount Tenby||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws||Lab||aye|
|Lord Sheldon||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Baroness Turner of Camden||Lab||aye|