Control Orders — Annual renewal 2007 — 22 Feb 2007 at 14:15

The majority of MPs voted to renewed the powers to impose Control Orders outlined in the Prevention of Terrorism Act 2005, for further year.

This vote was part of the process of a weak sunset clause, where the legislation remains in force on the basis of a single debate and vote in parliament. A strong subset clause would have meant that the legislation couldn't be renewed so easily, and any extensions of the powers would need to go through the usual procedures for passing legislation.

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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 are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.

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

PartyMajority (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con102 2053.1%
Independent0 1050.0%
Lab220 (+2 tell) 2063.6%
LDem0 53 (+2 tell)087.3%
Respect0 10100.0%
SNP0 2033.3%
Total:322 61062.4%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs 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 MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

Bill CashStoneCon (front bench)no
Douglas HoggSleaford and North HykehamConno
Jeremy CorbynIslington NorthLabno
Glenda JacksonHampstead and HighgateLabno

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