Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [HL] — 29 Oct 2008 at 17:55

Commons Amendment No. 2

Page 4, line 14, at end insert-
"(4A) A licence cannot authorise keeping or using a human admixed embryo in any circumstances in which regulations prohibit its keeping or use."

moved, as an amendment to the Motion, Amendment No. 2A:

Line 3, at end insert "or in any circumstances where the purposes of the proposed research can be achieved by any method not entailing the use of human admixed embryos."

On Question, Whether Amendment No. 2A, as an amendment to Commons Amendment No. 2, shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 39; Not-Contents, 202.

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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%
Con21 19 (+1 tell)20.4%
Crossbench29 819.5%
Independent Labour0 1100.0%
Lab113 (+2 tell) 555.6%
LDem34 349.3%
UUP1 0100.0%
Total:198 3733.6%

Rebel Voters - sorted by name

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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NamePartyVote
Lord Ahmed Labaye
Lord Alton of LiverpoolCrossbenchaye
Lord Bates Con (front bench)tellaye
Baroness Byford Conaye
Lord Cotter LDem (front bench)aye
Lord Denham Conaye
Lord Dixon Labaye
Lord Donoughue Labaye
The Earl of DundeeCon (front bench)aye
Lord Eames Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Elton Con (front bench)aye
Earl Ferrers Con (front bench)aye
Baroness Fookes Con (front bench)aye
Baroness Gardner of ParkesConaye
Lord Glentoran Con (front bench)aye
Lord Gordon of StrathblaneLabaye
Lord Greaves LDem (front bench)aye
Lord Hylton Crossbenchaye
Lord Kilclooney Crossbenchaye
Lord Kimball Con (front bench)aye
Baroness Knight of CollingtreeConaye
The Earl of LiverpoolConaye
Lord Lyell Conaye
Lord Maginnis of DrumglassUUPtellaye
Baroness Masham of IltonCrossbench (front bench)aye
The Duke of MontroseCon (front bench)aye
Baroness Morris of BoltonCon (front bench)aye
Lord Patten Conaye
Lord Pendry Labaye
Lord Powell of BayswaterCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Roberts of LlandudnoLDem (front bench)aye
Lord Rowe-Beddoe Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Selkirk of DouglasCon (front bench)aye
Lord Selsdon Conaye
Lord Tombs Crossbenchaye
Lord Waddington Conaye
Lord Wakeham Con (front bench)aye

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