Compensation Bill [HL] — 7 Mar 2006 at 17:08
moved Amendment No. 5:
After Clause 1, insert the following new clause-
"INTERPRETATION OF PART 1
In considering for the purposes of this Part whether the defendant should have taken particular steps to meet a standard of care, a court shall have particular regard to whether the claimant-
(a) entered onto land or into premises with the intention of committing an offence, or
(b) otherwise willingly accepted a risk as his (the question whether a risk was so accepted to be decided on the same principles as in other cases in which one person owes a duty of care to another)."
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 5) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 109; Not-Contents, 147.
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 (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Con||0||79 (+2 tell)||38.8%|
|Lab||141 (+2 tell)||0||68.8%|
|Lord Craig of Radley||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Robertson of Port Ellen||Crossbench||no|
|Viscount Slim||Crossbench (front bench)||no|