Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Bill — Legal Aid for Tribunals — 27 Jun 2007 at 15:30
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted to allow a judge of the First-tier tribunal to grant legal aid in relation to any decision within the jurisdiction of the tribunal systems.
The majority of MPs voted to against allowing a judge of the First-tier tribunal to grant legal aid in relation to any decision within the jurisdiction of the tribunal systems.'
The amendment rejected in this vote was:
- Amendment No. 4, in page 20, line 4, at end insert—
- '(4A) The Tribunal Procedure Rules shall make provision for the granting by a judge of the First-tier Tribunal of legal aid for appropriate advice and representation in relation to any decision within the jurisdiction of the tribunal systems.'
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.
|Party||Majority (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Lab||287 (+2 tell)||0||0||82.3%|
|LDem||0||51 (+2 tell)||0||84.1%|