Data Retention (EC Directive) Regulations 2009 — Retention of Communications Data by Communications Providers — 17 Mar 2009 at 21:42
The majority of MPs voted to require public communications providers retain certain categories of communications data, which they generate or process, for a minimum period of 12 months.
The motion supported by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That the draft Data Retention (EC Directive) Regulations 2009, which were laid before this House on 11 February, be approved.
The regulation sought to transpose European Union Directive 2006/24/EC into UK law.
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 (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||59 (+2 tell)||0||31.6%|
|Lab||241 (+2 tell)||0||0||69.4%|