Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — Report (1st Day) — 5 Mar 2012 at 18:32

Clause 4 : Director of Legal Aid Casework

Amendment 3

Moved by Lord Hart of Chilton

3: Clause 4, page 3, line 31, at end insert-

"( ) The Lord Chancellor must ensure that the terms on which the designated person holds the post of Director are, as regards the making and termination of the designation and otherwise, such as to ensure the Director's independence from Ministers of the Crown (subject to any direction or guidance given under subsection (3)) in relation to the carrying out of the Director's functions under this Part."

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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 (Content)Minority (Not-Content)Turnout
Con1 116 (+1 tell)53.4%
Crossbench31 1423.6%
DUP1 025.0%
Lab169 (+2 tell) 071.3%
LDem2 59 (+1 tell)66.7%
Other1 020.0%
UUP0 125.0%
Total:205 19052.6%

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 Ballyedmond Crossbenchno
Baroness Boothroyd Crossbenchno
Viscount Brookeborough Crossbenchno
Baroness Butler-Sloss Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Cobbold Crossbenchno
Viscount Craigavon Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbench (front bench)no
Viscount Falkland LDemaye
Lord Greenway Crossbenchno
Lord Hannay of ChiswickCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Jay of EwelmeCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Kakkar Crossbenchno
Lord Laming Crossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Linklater of ButterstoneLDemaye
Lord Martin of SpringburnCrossbenchno
Lord Newton of BraintreeConaye
Lord Patel Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Phillips of SudburyLDemaye
Lord Sutherland of HoundwoodCrossbenchno

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