Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill — New Clause 12 — Review of International Best Practice Around Deradicalisation — 16 Dec 2014 at 17:15
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted against requiring a review into international best practice around deradicalisation.
The majority of MPs voted against requiring a review into international best practice around deradicalisation.
The Collins Dictionary defines deradicalisation as:
- the practice of encouraging those with extreme and violent religious or political ideologies to adopt more moderate views
MPs were considering the Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill.
The proposed new clause rejected in this vote stated:
- ‘(1) The Secretary of State Shall, within three months of this Act coming into force, lay before both Houses of Parliament a review into international best practice around deradicalisation.
- (2) The review under subsection (1) shall include in particular—
- (a) examination of best practice in—
- (i) Germany;
- (ii) Denmark;
- (iii) Sweden;
- (iv) other countries as determined by the Secretary of State.
- (b) the role of community-based organisations in developing and delivering strategies to prevent radicalisation and to deradicalise individuals.
- (c) evidence-based recommendations for the rapid implementation of a comprehensive deradicalisation programme in the UK.’
-  Definition of deradicalisation, The Collins English Dictionary
-  Parliament's webpage on the Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||255 (+1 tell)||1||0||84.8%|
|Lab||0||202 (+1 tell)||0||78.7%|
|LDem||40 (+1 tell)||0||0||73.2%|
|SNP||0||4 (+1 tell)||0||83.3%|
|David Davis||Haltemprice and Howden||Con||aye|