European Union Bill — Requirement of Referendum Prior to the UK Adopting the Euro — 13 Jun 2011 at 19:15

The majority of members of the House of Lords voted against requiring a referendum, and an Act of Parliament, prior to the UK adopting the single European currency, the Euro.

The House of Lords was considering the European Union Bill[1]. The amendment rejected by the majority of members of the House of Lords in this vote was:

  • Amendment 22: After Clause 6, insert the following new Clause-
  • "Decision to join the euro
  • (1) No notification shall be given to the Council of the European Communities that the United Kingdom intends to move to the third stage of economic and monetary union (in accordance with the Protocol on certain provisions relating to the United Kingdom adopted at Maastricht on 7th February 1992) unless-
  • (a) the notification is approved by Act of Parliament, and
  • (b) the referendum condition is met.
  • (2) The referendum condition is that set out in section 3(2), with references to a decision being read for the purposes of subsection (1) as references to a notification."

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All Votes Cast - sorted by name

Lords for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party are marked in red. Also shows which lords were ministers at the time of this vote. You can also see every eligible lord including those who did not vote in this division.

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NamePartyVote
Baroness Adams of CraigieleaLabaye
Lord Addington LDem (front bench)no
Lord Adebowale Crossbenchaye
Lord Adonis Labaye
Lord Ahmed Labaye
Lord Alderdice LDem (front bench)no
Lord Allan of HallamLDemno
Lord Alli Labaye
Lord Alton of LiverpoolCrossbenchaye
Lord Anderson of SwanseaLabaye
Baroness Andrews Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Anelay of St JohnsCon (front bench)tellno
Baroness Armstrong of Hill TopLabaye
Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-HamdonLDemno
Viscount Astor Conno
Lord Astor of HeverCon (front bench)no
Earl Attlee Con (front bench)no
Lord Bach Lab (minister)aye
Lord Baker of DorkingConno
Baroness Bakewell Labaye
Lord Ballyedmond Crossbenchno
Baroness Barker LDemno
Lord Barnett Labaye
Lord Bassam of BrightonLab (minister)tellaye
Lord Beecham Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Benjamin LDemno
Lord Berkeley Labaye
Baroness Berridge Con (front bench)no
Lord Best Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Bilston Lab (minister)aye
Lord Blencathra Conno
Lord Boateng Labaye
Baroness Bonham-Carter of YarnburyLDemno
Lord Boswell of AynhoConno
Baroness Bottomley of NettlestoneConno
Lord Bradley Labaye
Lord Brennan Labaye
Baroness Brinton LDemno
Lord Brittan of SpennithorneConaye
Lord Brooke of AlverthorpeLabaye
Lord Brooke of Sutton MandevilleConno
Lord Brookman Labaye
Lord Brougham and Vaux Con (front bench)no
Lord Browne of LadytonLabaye
Baroness Browning Con (front bench)no
Lord Burnett LDemno
Baroness Buscombe Conno
Baroness Byford Conno
The Earl of CaithnessConno
Lord Cameron of DillingtonCrossbenchaye
Lord Campbell-Savours Lab (minister)aye
Lord Carter of ColesLab (minister)aye
Earl Cathcart Conno
Baroness Chalker of WallaseyConno
Lord Chidgey LDemno
The Earl of ClancartyCrossbenchaye
Lord Clark of WindermereLabaye
Lord Clement-Jones LDem (front bench)no
Lord Clinton-Davis Lab (minister)aye
Lord Collins of HighburyLabaye
Lord Colwyn Con (front bench)no
Lord Cormack Conno
Lord Cotter LDemaye
Viscount Craigavon Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbenchaye
Baroness Crawley Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Cumberlege Conno
Baroness D'Souza Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Davies of CoityLab (minister)aye
Lord Davies of OldhamLab (minister)aye
Lord Davies of StamfordLabaye
Lord de Mauley Con (front bench)no
Baroness Dean of Thornton-le-FyldeLabaye
Lord Deben Conaye
Lord Dholakia LDemno
Lord Dixon-Smith Conno
Lord Dobbs Conno
Baroness Donaghy Labaye
Lord Donoughue Labaye
Baroness Doocey LDemno
Baroness Drake Labaye
Lord Dykes LDem (front bench)aye
Baroness Eaton Conno
Viscount Eccles Conno
Lord Eden of WintonConno
Lord Edmiston Conno
Lord Elder Labaye
Lord Elton Con (front bench)no
Lord Elystan-Morgan Crossbenchaye
Lord Empey UUPno
Baroness Falkner of MargravineLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Farrington of RibbletonLabaye
Lord Faulkner of WorcesterLab (minister)aye
Lord Faulks Conno
Lord Fearn LDemno
Lord Fellowes Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Fellowes of West StaffordConno
Lord Fink Conno
Lord Flight Conno
Baroness Fookes Con (front bench)no
Baroness Ford Labaye
Lord Foster of Bishop AucklandLabaye
Lord Foulkes of CumnockLab (minister)aye
Lord Fowler Conno
Lord Framlingham Conno
Lord Fraser of CarmyllieConno
Lord Freud Con (front bench)no
Baroness Gale Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Garden of FrognalLDem (front bench)no
Lord Gardiner of KimbleConno
Baroness Gardner of ParkesCon (front bench)no
Lord Garel-Jones Conaye
Lord Geddes Con (front bench)no
Baroness Gibson of Market RasenLab (minister)aye
The Earl of GlasgowLDemno
Lord Glendonbrook Conno
Baroness Golding Labaye
Lord Goldsmith Lab (minister)aye
Lord Goodlad Conno
Lord Gordon of StrathblaneLab (minister)aye
Viscount Goschen Conno
Baroness Goudie Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Gould of PotternewtonLab (minister)aye
Lord Grantchester Lab (minister)aye
Lord Greaves LDemno
Lord Greenway Crossbenchno
Lord Grenfell Otheraye
Baroness Grey-Thompson Crossbenchaye
Lord Griffiths of FforestfachConno
Lord Hamilton of EpsomConno
Baroness Hamwee LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Hanham Con (front bench)no
Lord Hannay of ChiswickCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Harris of HaringeyLab (minister)aye
Lord Harrison Lab (minister)aye
Lord Harris of PeckhamConno
Baroness Harris of RichmondLDem (front bench)no
Lord Hart of ChiltonLab (minister)aye
Lord Haskel Lab (minister)aye
Lord Haworth Labaye
Baroness Hayter of Kentish TownLabaye
Baroness Healy of Primrose HillLabaye
Baroness Henig Labaye
Lord Henley Con (front bench)no
Baroness Heyhoe Flint Conno
Lord Higgins Conno
Lord Hill of OarefordCon (front bench)no
Lord Hodgson of Astley AbbottsConno
Lord Hollick Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Hollins Crossbenchaye
Baroness Hollis of HeighamLabaye
The Earl of HomeConno
Lord Howard of RisingConno
Baroness Howarth of BrecklandCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Howarth of NewportLabaye
Earl Howe Con (front bench)no
Lord Howe of AberavonConaye
Baroness Howe of IdlicoteCrossbenchaye
Lord Howell of GuildfordCon (front bench)no
Baroness Howells of St DavidsLabaye
Lord Howie of TroonLabaye
Lord Hoyle Labaye
Baroness Hughes of StretfordLab (minister)aye
Lord Hughes of WoodsideLabaye
Lord Hunt of WirralCon (front bench)no
Lord Hussain LDemno
Baroness Hussein-Ece LDemno
Lord Irvine of LairgLab (minister)aye
Lord James of BlackheathConno
Baroness Jay of PaddingtonLab (minister)aye
Baroness Jenkin of KenningtonConno
Lord Jenkin of RodingCon (front bench)no
Baroness Jolly LDemno
Lord Jones Labaye
Baroness Jones of WhitchurchLab (minister)aye
Lord Jopling Con (front bench)no
Lord Jordan Labaye
Lord Kakkar Crossbenchaye
Lord Kennedy of SouthwarkLab (minister)aye
Baroness Kennedy of The ShawsLabaye
Lord Kerr of KinlochardCrossbenchaye
Lord Kilclooney Crossbenchno
Lord King of BridgwaterConno
Baroness Kingsmill Lab (minister)aye
Lord King of West BromwichLabaye
Lord Kinnock Labaye
Baroness Kinnock of HolyheadLab (minister)aye
Lord Kirkhill Labaye
Lord Kirkwood of KirkhopeLDemno
Lord Knight of WeymouthLab (minister)aye
Baroness Kramer LDemno
Lord Laird UUPaye
Lord Laming Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Lamont of LerwickConno
Lord Lang of MonktonConno
Lord Layard Labaye
Lord Lea of CrondallLabaye
Lord Lee of TraffordLDem (front bench)no
Lord Lexden Conno
Baroness Liddell of CoatdykeLabaye
Lord Liddle Lab (minister)aye
The Earl of LindsayConno
Lord Lingfield Conno
Baroness Lister of BurtersettLabaye
The Earl of LiverpoolConno
Lord Loomba LDemno
Lord Low of DalstonCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Lucas Conno
Lord Luke Con (front bench)no
Lord Lyell Conno
Lord Macdonald of River GlavenLDemno
Lord MacGregor of Pulham MarketCon (front bench)no
Lord MacKenzie of CulkeinLabaye
Lord Mackenzie of FramwellgateLabaye
Lord Maclennan of RogartLDem (front bench)aye
Baroness Maddock LDemno
Lord Maginnis of DrumglassUUPno
Lord Mancroft Conno
Lord Mandelson Labaye
Lord Maples Conno
Lord Marks of Henley-on-ThamesLDemno
Lord Marland Con (front bench)no
Lord Martin of SpringburnCrossbenchno
Baroness Masham of IltonCrossbenchaye
Baroness Massey of DarwenLabaye
Lord Mawson Crossbenchno
Lord Maxton Labaye
Lord Mayhew of TwysdenCon (front bench)no
Lord McAvoy Lab (minister)aye
Lord McColl of DulwichConno
Lord McConnell of GlenscorrodaleLabaye
Baroness McDonagh Labaye
Lord McFall of AlcluithLabaye
Lord McKenzie of LutonLab (minister)aye
Lord McNally LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Meacher Crossbenchaye
Lord Monks Labaye
Lord Moore of Lower MarshConno
Baroness Morgan of DrefelinLab (minister)aye
Lord Morris of AberavonLabaye
Baroness Morris of BoltonCon (front bench)no
Lord Morris of HandsworthLab (minister)aye
Baroness Morris of YardleyLabaye
Lord Moynihan Conno
Lord Naseby Con (front bench)no
Lord Newby LDem (front bench)no
Lord Newton of BraintreeConno
Baroness Nicholson of WinterbourneLDemno
Baroness Noakes Con (front bench)no
Baroness Northover LDem (front bench)no
Lord Norton of LouthCon (front bench)no
Baroness Nye Labaye
Baroness O'Cathain Con (front bench)no
Lord O'Neill of ClackmannanLab (minister)aye
Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove BayLDemno
Baroness Oppenheim-Barnes Conno
Lord Palmer Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Palmer of Childs HillLDemno
Lord Palumbo Conno
Lord Pannick Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Parminter LDemno
Lord Patel of BradfordCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Patten Conno
Lord Pendry Labaye
Baroness Pitkeathley Lab (minister)aye
Lord Ponsonby of ShulbredeLabaye
Baroness Prashar Crossbenchaye
Lord Prescott Labaye
Baroness Prosser Labaye
Lord Puttnam Labaye
Baroness Quin Lab (minister)aye
Lord Radice Labaye
Baroness Ramsay of CartvaleLab (minister)aye
Baroness Randerson LDemno
Baroness Rawlings Con (front bench)no
Lord Razzall LDem (front bench)no
Lord Rea Labaye
Lord Reay Conno
Lord Reid of CardowanLabaye
Baroness Rendell of BaberghLabaye
Lord Rennard LDem (front bench)no
Lord Ribeiro Conno
Lord Richard Lab (minister)aye
Lord Risby Conno
Lord Roberts of ConwyConno
Lord Roberts of LlandudnoLDemno
Lord Robertson of Port EllenCrossbenchaye
Lord Rodgers of Quarry BankLDem (front bench)aye
Lord Rooker Labaye
Lord Rosser Lab (minister)aye
Lord Rowe-Beddoe Crossbenchaye
Lord Rowlands Labaye
Baroness Royall of BlaisdonLab (minister)aye
Lord Ryder of WensumConno
Lord Sassoon Con (front bench)no
Lord Sawyer Labaye
Baroness Scotland of AsthalLabaye
Baroness Scott of Needham MarketLDemno
Baroness Seccombe Conno
Lord Selkirk of DouglasConno
Baroness Shackleton of BelgraviaConno
Lord Sharkey LDemno
Baroness Sharp of GuildfordLDemno
Baroness Sharples Conno
Lord Shaw of NorthsteadCon (front bench)no
Lord Sheikh Conno
Lord Sheldon Labaye
Baroness Sherlock Labaye
Lord Shipley LDem (front bench)no
Lord Shutt of GreetlandLDem (front bench)tellno
Viscount Simon Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Smith of BasildonLab (minister)aye
Lord Smith of CliftonLDem (front bench)no
Lord Snape Labaye
Lord Spicer Conno
Lord Steel of AikwoodLDemno
Lord Stevenson of BalmacaraLab (minister)aye
Lord Stewartby Conno
Lord Stoddart of SwindonIndependent Labourno
Lord Stone of BlackheathLabaye
Lord Stoneham of DroxfordLDemno
Baroness Stowell of BeestonCon (front bench)no
Lord Strasburger LDemno
Lord Strathclyde Con (front bench)no
Baroness Symons of Vernham DeanLab (minister)aye
Lord Taverne LDemaye
Lord Taylor of BlackburnLabaye
Baroness Taylor of BoltonLab (minister)aye
Lord Taylor of HolbeachConno
Lord Temple-Morris Labaye
Lord Thomas of GresfordLDemno
Lord Thomas of SwynnertonCrossbenchaye
Baroness Thomas of WalliswoodLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Thomas of WinchesterLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Thornton Lab (minister)aye
Lord Tomlinson Lab (minister)aye
Lord Touhig Labaye
Lord Trefgarne Conno
Viscount Trenchard Conno
Lord Triesman Lab (minister)aye
Lord True Conno
Lord Tunnicliffe Lab (minister)tellaye
Lord Turnberg Labaye
Baroness Turner of CamdenLabaye
Lord Tyler LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Tyler of EnfieldLDemno
Viscount Ullswater Con (front bench)no
Baroness Verma Con (front bench)no
Lord Waddington Conno
Lord Wade of ChorltonCon (front bench)no
Lord Wallace of SaltaireLDem (front bench)no
Lord Wallace of TankernessLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Wall of New BarnetLab (minister)aye
Baroness Walmsley LDemno
Lord Walpole Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Warner Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Warsi Con (front bench)no
Baroness Warwick of UndercliffeLabaye
Lord Wasserman Conno
Lord Wei Conno
Lord West of SpitheadLabaye
Baroness Wheatcroft Conno
Baroness Wheeler Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Whitaker Labaye
Lord Whitty Labaye
Baroness Wilcox Con (front bench)no
Baroness Williams of CrosbyLDemaye
Lord Williamson of HortonCrossbenchaye
Lord Willis of KnaresboroughLDem (front bench)no
Lord Wills Labaye
Lord Wilson of TillyornCrossbenchaye
Lord Wood of AnfieldLabaye
Lord Woolmer of LeedsLabaye
Viscount Younger of LeckieConno
Lord Young of Norwood GreenLab (minister)aye

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