Climate Change Bill — Target for 2050 is 80% — rejected — 25 Feb 2008 at 17:31

The Majority of Lords voted against changing the target for the net UK carbon account from 60% to 80% below the 1990 baseline.[1][2]

This provision actually passed without a vote and with very little debate when it was brought before the House of Commons.[3]

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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
Bishop0 14.0%
Con4 33.4%
Crossbench17 511.8%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Lab123 (+2 tell) 056.3%
LDem0 42 (+2 tell)55.0%
Total:145 5127.7%

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 Earl of LiverpoolConaye
Lord Steinberg Conaye
Lord Waddington Conaye
Lord Jay of EwelmeCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Northbourne Crossbenchaye
Lord Rowe-Beddoe Crossbenchaye
Lord St John of BletsoCrossbenchaye
Lord Walpole Crossbench (front bench)aye

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