Equality Act 2010 (Work on Ships and Hovercraft) Regulations 2011 — Application of Discrimination Laws to Mariners — 13 Jul 2011 at 19:38
The majority of MPs voted to extend laws against work related discrimination to those on ships (including hovercraft), and seafarers.
The majority of MPs voted to apply Part 5 (work) of the Equality Act 2010 to work on ships (including hovercraft), and seafarers. The law offers protection from discrimination, harassment, victimisation and other unlawful conduct on the basis of protected characteristics of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation.
The motion approved in this vote was:
- That the draft Equality Act 2010 (Work on Ships and Hovercraft) Regulations 2011, which were laid before this House on 13 May, be approved.
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|
|David Davis||Haltemprice and Howden||Con||no|
|Ann Clwyd||Cynon Valley||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Keith Vaz||Leicester East||Lab (minister)||aye|