Consumer Rights Bill — New Clause 13 — Labelling of Halal and Kosher Meat — 13 May 2014 at 18:45

The majority of MPs voted against requiring products containing halal and kosher meat to be labelled as such.

MPs were considering the Consumer Rights Bill[1]. The text of the proposed new clause rejected in this vote was:

  • Goods to be as described: meat products
  • ‘(1) All products containing halal and kosher meat shall be labelled as such at the point of sale by retail and food outlets.
  • (2) A food outlet is anywhere where food is served to the public.’.

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Debate in Parliament | Source |

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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 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.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con234 (+2 tell) 9 (+2 tell)382.2%
DUP0 2025.0%
Independent0 1050.0%
Lab1 201.2%
LDem42 0075.0%
Total:277 14347.5%

Rebel Voters - sorted by constituency

MPs 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 MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Andrew PercyBrigg and GooleConboth
Charles WalkerBroxbourneConaye
David NuttallBury NorthContellaye
Jason McCartneyColne ValleyConboth
Henry SmithCrawleyConaye
Simon ReevellDewsburyConaye
Andrew MillerEllesmere Port and NestonLabno
Andrew TurnerIsle of WightConaye
Philip HolloboneKetteringContellaye
Andrew BridgenNorth West LeicestershireConaye
James GrayNorth WiltshireConaye
Nigel EvansRibble ValleyConaye
Philip DaviesShipleyConaye
Gordon HendersonSittingbourne and SheppeyConboth
Peter BoneWellingboroughConaye

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