Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (Amendment of Schedule 1) Order 2012 — Motion to Approve — 3 Dec 2012 at 18:41

Moved By Lord McNally

That the draft order laid before the House on 29 October be approved.
Relevant document: 10th Report from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments

Amendment to the Motion

Moved by Lord Bach

As an amendment to the above Motion, leave out from "that" to the end and insert "this House declines to approve the draft Order laid before the House on 29 October as it does not fulfil the undertaking given by Her Majesty's Government on 17 April; and will mean claimants, including a disproportionate number of disabled people, will not receive legal help on a point of law in first-tier tribunals relating to welfare benefits thus denying them a fair hearing on point of law cases".

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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
Bishop1 04.0%
Con0 134 (+1 tell)62.2%
Crossbench29 919.9%
DUP1 025.0%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Lab156 (+2 tell) 068.7%
LDem1 43 (+1 tell)48.4%
Non-affiliated0 13.8%
PC1 050.0%
UUP0 266.7%
Total:190 18948.4%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

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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Viscount Brookeborough Crossbenchno
Lord Condon Crossbenchno
Viscount Craigavon Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Dear Crossbench (front bench)no
The Earl of ErrollCrossbenchno
Lord Laming Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Luce Crossbenchno
Lord Mawson Crossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Doocey LDem (front bench)aye
Baroness Tonge LDemaye

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