Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006 — 9 Jan 2007 at 21:49

The Contents were voting against prohibiting discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation in provision of goods and services in Northern Ireland. The vote was moved by Democratic Unionist Lord Morrow to annul the Equality Act (sexual orientation) regulations (Northern Ireland)

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 68; Not-Contents, 199.

So the Contents lost the vote and legislation continues through Parliament

Debate in Parliament | Source |

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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
Bishop1 419.2%
Con9 4123.8%
Crossbench19 1719.0%
DUP0 1 (+2 tell)100.0%
Lab113 (+2 tell) 053.0%
LDem51 064.6%
UKIP0 150.0%
UUP0 1100.0%
Total:193 6536.0%

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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The Bishop of WorcesterBishopno
Baroness Flather Conno
Lord Fowler Conno
Lord Garel-Jones Conno
Baroness Miller of HendonCon (front bench)no
Baroness Noakes Con (front bench)no
Lord Norton of LouthCon (front bench)no
Lord Renfrew of KaimsthornCon (front bench)no
Lord St John of FawsleyConno
Baroness Verma Conno
Lord Wakeham Con (front bench)no
Viscount Brookeborough Crossbenchaye
Lord Dear Crossbenchaye
Lord Greenway Crossbenchaye
Lord Hylton Crossbenchaye
Lord Kilclooney Crossbenchaye
Lord Lewis of NewnhamCrossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Masham of IltonCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Molyneaux of KilleadCrossbenchaye
Lord Monson Crossbenchaye
Lord Moran Crossbenchaye
Lord Nickson Crossbenchaye
Lord Northbourne Crossbenchaye
Lady Saltoun of AbernethyCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Sutherland of HoundwoodCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Thomas of SwynnertonCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Tombs Crossbenchaye
Lord Trimble Crossbenchaye

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