Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [HL] — need for a father — 21 Jan 2008 at 20:10
moved Amendment No. 108:
Clause 14, page 9, line 12, leave out subsection (2) and insert-
"(2) In subsection (5)-
(a) omit ", other than basic partner treatment services," , and(b) for "a father" substitute "supportive parenting"."
moved, as an amendment to Amendment No. 108, Amendment No. 108A:
Clause 14, line 4, leave out "supportive parenting" and insert "support by a father and a mother"
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 108A) shall be agreed to?
*Their Lordships divided: Contents, 93; Not-Contents, 165.
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||3||52 (+1 tell)||27.5%|
|Crossbench||18||23 (+1 tell)||22.3%|
|Lab||104 (+2 tell)||5||50.9%|
|Lord Colwyn||Con (front bench)||no|
|Baroness Perry of Southwark||Con (front bench)||no|
|Lord Soulsby of Swaffham Prior||Con||no|
|Lord Best||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Cameron of Dillington||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Craig of Radley||Crossbench||no|
|Baroness D'Souza||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Baroness Darcy de Knayth||Crossbench||no|
|Baroness Finlay of Llandaff||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Harries of Pentregarth||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Baroness Howarth of Breckland||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Patel||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Patel of Bradford||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Sutherland of Houndwood||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Walton of Detchant||Crossbench||no|
|Baroness Young of Hornsey||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Clarke of Hampstead||Lab||aye|
|Baroness Morris of Yardley||Lab||aye|