Digital Economy Bill — Report (2nd Day) — 20 Mar 2017 at 18:07

Moved by Lord Ashton of Hyde

25Q: Clause 18, page 20, line 29, leave out subsection (1) and insert-“(1) Where the Secretary of State proposes to make a designation under section 17, the Secretary of State must lay before both Houses of Parliament-(a) particulars of that proposed designation, and(b) a statement of the reasons why the Secretary of State is satisfied about the matters mentioned in section 17(4).”

25R: Clause 18, page 20, line 35, at end insert-“(3A) But subsection (3B) applies, instead of subsections (2) and (3), where the proposed designation would be-(a) the first to be made under section 17 , or(b) the first to be made under that section for the purposes of a particular function.(3B) The Secretary of State may not make the designation unless it has been approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament.”

25S: Clause 18, page 20, line 36, leave out “subsection (3) is” and insert “subsections (3) and (3A) are”

Moved by Lord Ashton of Hyde

25T: Clause 21, page 23, line 24, at end insert-“( ) The Secretary of State must lay before both Houses of Parliament the guidelines, and any revised guidelines, published under this section.”

Moved by Lord Ashton of Hyde

25U: Clause 22, page 23, line 44, leave out “prohibited” and insert “extreme pornographic”

25V: Clause 22, page 24, line 6, leave out paragraph (b) and insert-“(b) state whether it is subsection (1)(a) that applies or subsection (1)(b) or both;”

25W: Clause 22, page 24, line 11, leave out subsection (4)

25X: Clause 22, page 24, line 28, leave out “prohibited” and insert “extreme pornographic”

25Y: Clause 22, page 24, line 33, leave out “prohibited” and insert “extreme pornographic”

25YA: Clause 22, page 24, line 39, leave out subsection (7)

25YB: Clause 22, page 24, line 43, leave out subsection (8)

Moved by Lord Ashton of Hyde

25YC: After Clause 22, insert the following new Clause-“Meaning of extreme pornographic material(1) In this Part “extreme pornographic material” means (subject to subsection (3)) material-(a) whose nature is such that it is reasonable to assume that it was produced solely or principally for the purposes of sexual arousal, and(b) which is extreme.(2) For the purposes of subsection (1)(b), material is extreme if-(a) its content is as described in section 63(7) or (7A) of the Criminal Justice and Immigration Act 2008, and(b) it is grossly offensive, disgusting or otherwise of an obscene character.(3) Material to which paragraphs (a) and (b) of subsection (1) apply is not “extreme pornographic material” if it is or was included in a classified video work, unless it is material to which subsection (4) applies.(4) This subsection applies to material-(a) which has been extracted from a classified video work, and(b) whose nature is such that it is reasonable to assume that it was extracted (with or without other material) solely or principally for the purposes of sexual arousal.(5) In this section-“classified video work” means a video work in respect of which the video works authority has issued a classification certificate;“video work” means a video work within the meaning of the Video Recordings Act 1984;“the video works authority” has the meaning given in section 16 ;“classification certificate” has the same meaning as in the Video Recordings Act 1984 (see section 7 of that Act);“material” means-(a) a still image or series of still images, with or without sound; or(b) a series of visual images shown as a moving picture, with or without sound.”

Moved by Baroness Butler-Sloss

25YD: After Clause 22, insert the following new Clause-“Extreme pornographic material: review and repeal(1) Subject to subsections (2) to (6) at the end of the period of three years beginning with the day on which this Act is passed-(a) section 16(1)(g) to (i) ceases to have effect;(b) section (meaning of extreme pornographic material) (1) and (2) ceases to have effect, and is substituted with the following, which comes into force on that day-“(1) In this section “extreme pornographic material” means either of the following-(a) the whole or part of a video work- (i) if it is reasonable to assume from its nature that the video work was produced solely or principally for the purposes of sexual arousal, and (ii) if the video works authority has determined the video work not to be suitable for a classification certificate to be issued in respect of it;(b) material whose nature is such that it is reasonable to assume-(i) that it was produced solely or principally for the purposes of sexual arousal, and(ii) that the video works authority would determine that a video work including it was not suitable for a classification certificate to be issued in respect of it.”(2) Following the publication of a report under subsection (3) the Secretary of State may by regulations made by statutory instrument provide that the provisions of this Act do not cease to have effect in accordance with this section but are to continue in force indefinitely or for a specified period of time.(3) The Secretary of State must, within a period of two years beginning with the day on which this Act is passed, review and prepare a report on the operation of the provisions mentioned in subsection (6).(4) The review and report must consider the effect of the introduction of the definition of “extreme pornographic material” on the regulation of pornographic material under this Act and other enactments.(5) The Secretary of State must lay a copy of the report before each House of Parliament.(6) The sections are-(a) section 16,(b) section 22,(c) section (meaning of extreme pornographic material),(d) section 23,(e) section 25,(f) section 27.”(7) A statutory instrument containing regulations under this section may not be made unless a draft of the instrument has been laid before, and approved by, a resolution of each House of Parliament.”

Ayes 46, Noes 176.

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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 (Not-Content)Minority (Content)Turnout
Bishop0 13.8%
Con161 (+2 tell) 565.1%
Crossbench4 26 (+2 tell)18.0%
DUP0 375.0%
Judge1 07.1%
Lab0 62.8%
LDem0 00.0%
Non-affiliated1 15.7%
PC0 1100.0%
UKIP1 033.3%
UUP2 0100.0%
Total:170 4326.0%

All lords Eligible to Vote - sorted by name

Includes lords who were absent (or abstained) from this vote.

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NamePartyVote
Lord Aberdare Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Adams of CraigieleaLababsent
Lord Addington LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Adebowale Crossbenchabsent
Lord Adonis Lababsent
Baroness Afshar Crossbenchabsent
Lord Ahmad of WimbledonCon (front bench)no
Lord Ahmed Non-affiliatedabsent
Lord Alderdice LDemabsent
Lord Allan of HallamLDemabsent
Lord Allen of KensingtonLab (minister)absent
Lord Alli Lababsent
Lord Alliance LDemabsent
Baroness Altmann Conno
Lord Alton of LiverpoolCrossbenchtellaye
Baroness Amos Non-affiliatedabsent
Lord Anderson of SwanseaLabaye
Baroness Andrews Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Anelay of St JohnsCon (front bench)no
Lord Arbuthnot of EdromConno
Lord Archer of Weston-Super-MareNon-affiliatedabsent
Baroness Armstrong of Hill TopLab (minister)absent
Lord Armstrong of IlminsterCrossbench (front bench)absent
The Earl of ArranConabsent
Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-HamdonLDemabsent
Lord Ashton of HydeCon (front bench)no
Baroness Ashton of UphollandNon-affiliatedabsent
Viscount Astor Conabsent
Lord Astor of HeverConno
Earl Attlee Con (front bench)no
Lord Bach Lababsent
Lord Baker of DorkingConabsent
Baroness Bakewell Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Bakewell of Hardington MandevilleLDem (front bench)absent
Earl Baldwin of BewdleyCrossbenchabsent
Lord Balfe Con (front bench)absent
Lord Bamford Conabsent
Baroness Barker LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Barker of BattleConno
Lord Bassam of BrightonLab (minister)absent
Lord Bates Con (front bench)no
Lord Beecham Lab (minister)absent
Lord Beith LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Bell Conno
Baroness Benjamin LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Berkeley Lababsent
Lord Berkeley of KnightonCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Berridge Con (front bench)absent
Baroness Bertin Conabsent
Lord Best Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Bew Crossbenchabsent
Lord Bhatia Non-affiliatedabsent
Lord Bhattacharyya Lababsent
Lord Bichard Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Bilimoria Crossbenchaye
Baroness Billingham Lababsent
Lord Bird Crossbench (front bench)absent
The Bishop of BirminghamBishop (front bench)absent
Lord Birt Crossbenchaye
Lord Black of BrentwoodConabsent
Lord Black of CrossharbourNon-affiliatedabsent
Baroness Blackstone Lab (minister)absent
Lord Blackwell Conabsent
Lord Blair of BoughtonCrossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Blencathra Conno
Baroness Blood Lababsent
Baroness Bloomfield of Hinton WaldristConno
Lord Blunkett Lababsent
Lord Blyth of RowingtonConabsent
Lord Boateng Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Bonham-Carter of YarnburyLDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Boothroyd Crossbenchabsent
Lord Borwick Con (front bench)no
Lord Boswell of AynhoNon-affiliated (front bench)absent
Baroness Bottomley of NettlestoneConno
Lord Bourne of AberystwythCon (front bench)absent
Baroness Bowles of BerkhamstedLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Bowness Con (front bench)no
Lord Boyce Crossbenchabsent
Lord Boyd of DuncansbyNon-affiliatedabsent
Lord Brabazon of TaraCon (front bench)no
Lord Bradley Lab (minister)absent
Lord Bradshaw LDemabsent
Baroness Brady Conno
Lord Bragg Lababsent
Lord Brennan Lab (minister)aye
Viscount Bridgeman Con (front bench)no
Lord Bridges of HeadleyCon (front bench)no
Baroness Brinton LDem (front bench)absent
The Bishop of BristolBishopabsent
Lord Broers Crossbenchabsent
Lord Brooke of AlverthorpeLab (minister)absent
Viscount Brookeborough Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Brookman Lababsent
Lord Brougham and Vaux Con (front bench)no
Baroness Brown of CambridgeCrossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Brown of Eaton-under-HeywoodJudge (front bench)absent
Lord Browne of BelmontDUPaye
Lord Browne of LadytonLababsent
Lord Browne of MadingleyCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Browning Con (front bench)absent
Lord Bruce of BennachieLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Burnett LDemabsent
Lord Burns Crossbench (front bench)absent
Baroness Burt of SolihullLDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Buscombe Con (front bench)no
Baroness Butler-Sloss Crossbench (front bench)tellaye
Lord Butler of BrockwellCrossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Byford Conno
Lord Caine Conabsent
The Earl of CaithnessCon (front bench)no
Lord Callanan Con (front bench)no
Lord Cameron of DillingtonCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Campbell-Savours Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Campbell of LoughboroughCrossbenchabsent
Lord Campbell of PittenweemLDemabsent
Baroness Campbell of SurbitonCrossbenchabsent
The Archbishop of CanterburyBishopabsent
Lord Carey of CliftonCrossbenchabsent
Lord Carlile of BerriewCrossbenchabsent
The Bishop of CarlisleBishop (front bench)absent
Lord Carrington Conabsent
Lord Carrington of FulhamConno
Lord Carswell Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Carter of BarnesNon-affiliatedabsent
Lord Carter of ColesLab (minister)absent
Lord Cashman Lababsent
Earl Cathcart Con (front bench)no
Lord Cavendish of FurnessConabsent
Baroness Cavendish of Little VeniceNon-affiliatedabsent
Lord Chadlington Con (front bench)no
Baroness Chakrabarti Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Chalker of WallaseyConabsent
Viscount Chandos Lababsent
The Bishop of ChelmsfordBishop (front bench)absent
The Bishop of ChesterBishopabsent
Lord Chidgey LDemabsent
Baroness Chisholm of OwlpenConno
The Marquess of CholmondeleyNon-affiliated (front bench)absent
Lord Christopher Lababsent
The Earl of ClancartyCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Clark of CaltonJudgeabsent
Lord Clarke of HampsteadLababsent
Lord Clarke of Stone-cum-EbonyJudgeabsent
Lord Clark of WindermereLababsent
Lord Clement-Jones LDemabsent
Lord Clinton-Davis Lababsent
Lord Coe Conabsent
Baroness Cohen of PimlicoLab (minister)absent
Lord Collins of HighburyLab (minister)absent
Lord Collins of MapesburyJudgeabsent
Viscount Colville of CulrossCrossbenchaye
Lord Colwyn Conno
Lord Condon Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Cooper of WindrushConno
Lord Cope of BerkeleyCon (front bench)no
The Earl of Cork and OrreryCrossbenchabsent
Lord Cormack Con (front bench)absent
Baroness Corston Lababsent
Lord Cotter LDemabsent
The Earl of CourtownCon (front bench)tellno
Baroness Coussins Crossbench (front bench)absent
Baroness Couttie Conno
The Bishop of CoventryBishopabsent
Baroness Cox Crossbenchabsent
Viscount Craigavon Crossbenchabsent
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Crathorne Conno
The Earl of Crawford and BalcarresConabsent
Baroness Crawley Lab (minister)absent
Lord Crickhowell Con (front bench)no
Lord Crisp Crossbenchabsent
Lord Cromwell Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Cullen of WhitekirkCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Cumberlege Conabsent
Lord Cunningham of FellingLab (minister)absent
Lord Currie of MaryleboneCrossbenchabsent
Lord Curry of KirkharleCrossbench (front bench)absent
Baroness D'Souza Crossbenchabsent
Lord Dannatt Crossbenchabsent
Lord Darling of RoulanishLab (minister)absent
Lord Darzi of DenhamLababsent
Lord Davidson of Glen ClovaLab (minister)absent
Lord Davies of AbersochNon-affiliatedabsent
Lord Davies of CoityLababsent
Lord Davies of OldhamLab (minister)absent
Lord Davies of StamfordLab (minister)absent
Lord de Mauley Con (front bench)no
Baroness Dean of Thornton-le-FyldeLab (minister)absent
Lord Dear Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Deben Conno
Baroness Deech Crossbenchabsent
Lord Deighton Con (front bench)absent
Lord Denham Conabsent
The Bishop of DerbyBishopabsent
Lord Desai Lab (minister)absent
Lord Dholakia LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Dixon-Smith Conno
Lord Dobbs Conno
Baroness Donaghy Lab (minister)absent
Lord Donoughue Lababsent
Baroness Doocey LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Drake Lab (minister)absent
Lord Drayson Lababsent
Lord Dubs Lab (minister)absent
The Earl of DundeeConno
Lord Dunlop Con (front bench)no
The Bishop of DurhamBishopabsent
Lord Dykes Crossbenchabsent
Lord Eames Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Eaton Con (front bench)no
Lord Eatwell Non-affiliatedabsent
Viscount Eccles Con (front bench)no
Baroness Eccles of MoultonCon (front bench)no
Lord Elder Lababsent
Lord Elis-Thomas Non-affiliatedabsent
Lord Elton Con (front bench)aye
The Bishop of ElyBishopabsent
Lord Elystan-Morgan Crossbenchabsent
Baroness Emerton Crossbenchabsent
Lord Empey UUP (front bench)no
The Earl of ErrollCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Evans of Bowes ParkCon (front bench)no
Lord Evans of WatfordLababsent
Lord Evans of WeardaleCrossbenchabsent
Lord Fairfax of CameronConno
Lord Falconer of ThorotonLababsent
Baroness Falkender Lababsent
Viscount Falkland Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Falkner of MargravineLDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Fall Conno
Lord Farmer Conaye
Baroness Farrington of RibbletonLab (minister)absent
Lord Faulkner of WorcesterLab (minister)absent
Lord Faulks Conno
Lord Fearn LDemabsent
Baroness Featherstone LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Feldman Conabsent
Lord Feldman of ElstreeConno
Lord Fellowes Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Fellowes of West StaffordConno
Lord Filkin Non-affiliatedabsent
Lord Fink Con (front bench)no
Lord Finkelstein Con (front bench)no
Baroness Finlay of LlandaffCrossbenchaye
Baroness Finn Conabsent
Baroness Flather Crossbenchabsent
Lord Flight Con (front bench)no
Baroness Fookes Con (front bench)no
Baroness Ford Crossbenchabsent
Lord Forsyth of DrumleanCon (front bench)no
Lord Foster of BathLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Foster of Bishop AucklandLababsent
Lord Foulkes of CumnockLab (minister)absent
Lord Fowler Non-affiliated (front bench)absent
Lord Fox LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Framlingham Conaye
Lord Fraser of CorriegarthConno
Lord Freeman Conno
Lord Freud Conno
Lord Freyberg Crossbenchabsent
Baroness Fritchie Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Gadhia Non-affiliatedabsent
Baroness Gale Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Garden of FrognalLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Gardiner of KimbleCon (front bench)no
Baroness Gardner of ParkesConno
Lord Garel-Jones Conno
Lord Geddes Con (front bench)no
Lord German LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Gibson of Market RasenLab (minister)absent
Lord Giddens Lababsent
Lord Gilbert of PantegCon (front bench)absent
The Earl of GlasgowLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Glasman Lababsent
Lord Glenarthur Con (front bench)absent
Lord Glendonbrook Conno
Lord Glentoran Conabsent
The Bishop of GloucesterBishopabsent
Lord Goddard of StockportLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Gold Conabsent
Baroness Goldie Con (front bench)no
Baroness Golding Lababsent
Lord Goldsmith Lababsent
Lord Goodlad Con (front bench)no
Lord Gordon of StrathblaneLabaye
Viscount Goschen Conabsent
Baroness Goudie Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Gould of PotternewtonLab (minister)absent
Lord Grabiner Crossbenchabsent
Lord Grade of YarmouthConabsent
Lord Graham of EdmontonLababsent
Lord Grantchester Lab (minister)absent
Lord Greaves LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Green of DeddingtonCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Greenfield Crossbenchabsent
Baroness Greengross Crossbenchabsent
Lord Green of HurstpierpointCon (front bench)absent
Lord Greenway Crossbenchabsent
Baroness Grender LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Grey-Thompson Crossbenchabsent
Lord Griffiths of Burry PortLab (minister)absent
Lord Griffiths of FforestfachConno
Lord Grocott Lab (minister)absent
Lord Guthrie of CraigiebankCrossbenchabsent
Lord Hague of RichmondConno
Viscount Hailsham Conabsent
Lord Hain Lababsent
Baroness Hale of RichmondJudgeabsent
Lord Hall of BirkenheadCrossbenchabsent
Lord Hameed Crossbenchabsent
Lord Hamilton of EpsomCon (front bench)no
Baroness Hamwee LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Hanham Conabsent
Lord Hannay of ChiswickCrossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Hanningfield Non-affiliatedabsent
Viscount Hanworth Lab (minister)absent
Lord Hardie Judgeabsent
Baroness Harding of WinscombeConabsent
Lord Harries of PentregarthCrossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Harris of HaringeyLab (minister)absent
Lord Harrison Lab (minister)absent
Lord Harris of PeckhamConno
Baroness Harris of RichmondLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Hart of ChiltonLab (minister)absent
Lord Haskel Lab (minister)absent
Lord Haskins Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Hastings of ScarisbrickCrossbenchabsent
Lord Hattersley Lababsent
Lord Haughey Lababsent
Lord Haworth Lababsent
Lord Hay of BallyoreDUPaye
Baroness Hayman Crossbenchaye
Baroness Hayter of Kentish TownLab (minister)absent
Lord Hayward Conno
Baroness Healy of Primrose HillLababsent
Baroness Helic Con (front bench)absent
Baroness Henig Lab (minister)absent
Lord Henley Con (front bench)no
Lord Hennessy of NympsfieldCrossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Heseltine Conabsent
Lord Higgins Conabsent
Lord Hill of OarefordConno
Baroness Hilton of EggardonLab (minister)absent
Baroness Hodgson of AbingerConno
Lord Hodgson of Astley AbbottsCon (front bench)no
Lord Hoffmann Crossbenchabsent
Baroness Hogg Crossbenchabsent
Lord Hollick Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Hollins Crossbenchabsent
Baroness Hollis of HeighamLab (minister)absent
Lord Holmes of RichmondCon (front bench)no
The Earl of HomeConno
Baroness Hooper Con (front bench)no
Lord Hope of CraigheadJudge (front bench)no
Lord Horam Con (front bench)no
Lord Howard of LympneConabsent
Lord Howard of RisingConno
Baroness Howarth of BrecklandCrossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Howarth of NewportLababsent
Earl Howe Con (front bench)no
Baroness Howe of IdlicoteCrossbenchaye
Lord Howell of GuildfordCon (front bench)no
Baroness Howells of St DavidsLababsent
Lord Howie of TroonLababsent
Lord Hoyle Lababsent
Baroness Hughes of StretfordLab (minister)absent
Lord Hughes of WoodsideLababsent
Baroness Humphreys LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Hunt of ChestertonLab (minister)absent
Lord Hunt of Kings HeathLab (minister)absent
Lord Hunt of WirralCon (front bench)no
Lord Hussain LDemabsent
Baroness Hussein-Ece LDemabsent
Lord Hutton Crossbenchabsent
Lord Hutton of FurnessLababsent
Lord Hylton Crossbenchaye
Lord Imbert Crossbenchabsent
Lord Inglewood Con (front bench)no
Lord Irvine of LairgLab (minister)absent
Lord James of BlackheathConno
Baroness Janke LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Janvrin Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Jay of EwelmeCrossbench (front bench)absent
Baroness Jay of PaddingtonLab (minister)absent
Baroness Jenkin of KenningtonCon (front bench)no
Baroness Jolly LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Jones Lab (minister)absent
Lord Jones of BirminghamCrossbenchabsent
Lord Jones of CheltenhamLDemabsent
Baroness Jones of MoulsecoombGreenabsent
Baroness Jones of WhitchurchLab (minister)absent
Lord Jopling Con (front bench)no
Lord Jordan Lababsent
Baroness Jowell Lababsent
Lord Judd Lab (minister)absent
Lord Judge Judge (front bench)absent
Lord Kakkar Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Kalms Non-affiliatedno
Lord Keen of ElieCon (front bench)no
Baroness Kennedy of CradleyLababsent
Lord Kennedy of SouthwarkLab (minister)absent
Baroness Kennedy of The ShawsLab (minister)absent
Lord Kerr of KinlochardCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Kerr of TonaghmoreJudgeabsent
Lord Kerslake Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Kestenbaum Lababsent
Baroness Kidron Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Kilclooney Crossbenchabsent
Baroness King of BowLababsent
Lord King of BridgwaterConno
Lord King of LothburyCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Kingsmill Lababsent
Lord Kinnock Lababsent
Baroness Kinnock of HolyheadLababsent
The Earl of KinnoullCrossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Kirkham Conno
Lord Kirkhill Labaye
Lord Kirkhope of HarrogateConno
Lord Kirkwood of KirkhopeLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Knight of WeymouthLababsent
Baroness Kramer LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Krebs Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Laird Non-affiliatedabsent
Lord Laming Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Lamont of LerwickCon (front bench)no
Baroness Lane-Fox of SohoCrossbenchabsent
Lord Lang of MonktonCon (front bench)no
Lord Lansley Con (front bench)no
Baroness Lawrence of ClarendonLab (minister)absent
Lord Lawson of BlabyConabsent
Lord Layard Lab (minister)absent
Lord Lea of CrondallLababsent
The Bishop of LeedsBishopaye
Lord Lee of TraffordLDemabsent
Lord Leigh of HurleyCon (front bench)no
Lord Leitch Lababsent
Lord Lennie Lab (minister)absent
Lord Lester of Herne HillLDemabsent
Lord Levene of PortsokenCrossbenchabsent
Lord Levy Lababsent
Lord Lexden Con (front bench)no
Baroness Liddell of CoatdykeLab (minister)absent
Lord Liddle Lab (minister)absent
The Earl of LindsayCon (front bench)no
Lord Lingfield Conno
Lord Lipsey Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Lister of BurtersettLababsent
The Earl of ListowelCrossbenchaye
Lord Lisvane Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Livermore Lab (minister)absent
The Earl of LiverpoolConabsent
Lord Livingston of ParkheadConabsent
Lord Llewellyn of SteepConabsent
Lord Lloyd-Webber Conabsent
Baroness Lockwood Lababsent
The Bishop of LondonBishopabsent
Lord Loomba Non-affiliatedabsent
The Marquess of LothianConabsent
Lord Low of DalstonCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Lucas Conabsent
Lord Luce Crossbenchaye
Baroness Ludford LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Lupton Con (front bench)absent
The Earl of LyttonCrossbenchabsent
Lord Macdonald of River GlavenLDemabsent
Lord Macdonald of TradestonLababsent
Lord MacGregor of Pulham MarketCon (front bench)no
Lord Mackay of ClashfernCon (front bench)no
Lord MacKenzie of CulkeinLababsent
Lord Mackenzie of FramwellgateNon-affiliatedaye
Lord MacLaurin of KnebworthConabsent
Lord Maclennan of RogartLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Macpherson of Earl's CourtCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Maddock LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Magan of CastletownCon (front bench)no
Lord Maginnis of DrumglassIndependent Ulster Unionistabsent
Lord Mair Crossbench (front bench)absent
Baroness Mallalieu Lab (minister)aye
Lord Malloch-Brown Crossbenchabsent
Lord Mance Judgeabsent
Lord Mancroft Con (front bench)no
Lord Mandelson Lababsent
Baroness Manningham-Buller Crossbenchabsent
Baroness Manzoor Conno
The Countess of MarCrossbench (front bench)aye
The Earl of Mar and KellieLDemabsent
Lord Marks of Henley-on-ThamesLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Marland Conno
Lord Marlesford Conabsent
Lord Martin of SpringburnCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Masham of IltonCrossbenchaye
Baroness Massey of DarwenLab (minister)absent
Lord Maude of HorshamConabsent
Lord Mawhinney Con (front bench)absent
Lord Mawson Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Maxton Lab (minister)absent
Lord May of OxfordCrossbenchabsent
Lord McAvoy Lab (minister)absent
Lord McColl of DulwichCon (front bench)aye
Lord McConnell of GlenscorrodaleLababsent
Baroness McDonagh Lababsent
Lord McFall of AlcluithNon-affiliated (front bench)absent
Baroness McGregor-Smith Conabsent
Lord McInnes of KilwinningConno
Baroness McIntosh of HudnallLab (minister)absent
Baroness McIntosh of PickeringCon (front bench)no
Lord McKenzie of LutonLab (minister)absent
Lord McNally LDemabsent
Baroness Meacher Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Mendelsohn Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Miller of Chilthorne DomerLDemabsent
Lord Millett Crossbenchabsent
Lord Mitchell Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Mobarik Con (front bench)no
Lord Mogg Crossbenchabsent
Baroness Mone Conabsent
Lord Monks Lababsent
The Duke of MontroseCon (front bench)absent
Lord Moonie Lababsent
Lord Moore of Lower MarshConabsent
Lord Morgan Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Morgan of DrefelinCrossbenchaye
Baroness Morgan of ElyLababsent
Baroness Morgan of HuytonLab (minister)absent
Lord Morris of AberavonLab (minister)absent
Baroness Morris of BoltonCon (front bench)no
Lord Morris of HandsworthLab (minister)absent
Baroness Morris of YardleyLababsent
Lord Morrow DUPaye
Lord Mountevans Crossbenchabsent
Lord Moynihan Con (front bench)no
Baroness Murphy Crossbenchabsent
Lord Murphy of TorfaenLababsent
Lord Myners Crossbenchabsent
Lord Naseby Con (front bench)absent
Lord Nash Con (front bench)no
Baroness Neuberger Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Neuberger of AbbotsburyJudgeabsent
Baroness Neville-Jones Con (front bench)no
Baroness Neville-Rolfe Con (front bench)no
Lord Newby LDem (front bench)absent
The Bishop of NewcastleBishopabsent
Baroness Newlove Con (front bench)no
Lord Nicholls of BirkenheadCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Nicholson of WinterbourneConabsent
Baroness Nicol Lababsent
Baroness Noakes Con (front bench)absent
The Duke of NorfolkNon-affiliatedabsent
Lord Northbourne Crossbenchabsent
Lord Northbrook Con (front bench)no
Baroness Northover LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Norton of LouthCon (front bench)no
The Bishop of NorwichBishopabsent
Baroness Nye Lababsent
Baroness O'Cathain Con (front bench)no
Lord O'Donnell Crossbenchabsent
Baroness O'Loan Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness O'Neill of BengarveCrossbench (front bench)absent
Lord O'Neill of ClackmannanLab (minister)absent
Lord O'Neill of GatleyNon-affiliatedabsent
Lord O'Shaughnessy Con (front bench)no
Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove BayNon-affiliatedabsent
Lord Oates LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Oppenheim-Barnes Conno
Lord Ouseley Crossbenchabsent
Lord Owen Independent Social Democratabsent
Lord Oxburgh Crossbench (front bench)absent
The Bishop of OxfordBishopabsent
The Earl of Oxford and AsquithLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Paddick LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Paisley of St George'sDUPabsent
Lord Palmer Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Palmer of Childs HillLDemabsent
Lord Palumbo Conabsent
Lord Palumbo of SouthwarkLDemabsent
Lord Pannick Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Parekh Lababsent
Baroness Parminter LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Patel Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Patel of BlackburnLababsent
Lord Patel of BradfordLababsent
Lord Patten Conabsent
Lord Patten of BarnesConabsent
Lord Paul Non-affiliatedabsent
Lord Pearson of RannochUKIPno
Earl Peel Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Pendry Lababsent
The Bishop of PeterboroughBishopabsent
Lord Phillips of Worth MatraversJudgeabsent
Baroness Pidding Conno
Baroness Pinnock LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Pitkeathley Lab (minister)absent
Lord Plant of HighfieldLab (minister)absent
Lord Plumb Conabsent
Lord Polak Con (front bench)no
Lord Ponsonby of ShulbredeLababsent
Lord Popat Conno
Lord Porter of SpaldingConno
The Bishop of PortsmouthBishopabsent
Lord Powell of BayswaterCrossbench (front bench)absent
Baroness Prashar Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Prescott Lababsent
Lord Price Con (front bench)no
Baroness Primarolo Lab (minister)absent
Lord Prior of BramptonCon (front bench)no
Baroness Prosser Lab (minister)absent
Lord Purvis of TweedLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Puttnam Lababsent
Baroness Quin Lab (minister)absent
Lord Quirk Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Radice Lababsent
Baroness Ramsay of CartvaleLababsent
Lord Ramsbotham Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Rana Conabsent
Baroness Randerson LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Rawlings Con (front bench)no
Lord Razzall LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Rea Lababsent
Baroness Rebuck Lababsent
Lord Redesdale LDemabsent
Baroness Redfern Con (front bench)no
Lord Rees of LudlowCrossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Reid of CardowanLab (minister)absent
Lord Renfrew of KaimsthornConabsent
Lord Rennard LDemabsent
Lord Renwick of CliftonCrossbenchabsent
Lord Ribeiro Con (front bench)absent
Lord Richard Lab (minister)absent
Lord Richards of HerstmonceuxCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Richardson of CalowCrossbenchabsent
Lord Ricketts Crossbenchabsent
Viscount Ridley Con (front bench)no
Lord Risby Con (front bench)no
Lord Robathan Conno
Lord Roberts of LlandudnoLDemabsent
Lord Robertson of Port EllenLababsent
The Bishop of RochesterBishopabsent
Baroness Rock Conno
Lord Rodgers of Quarry BankLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Rogan UUPno
Lord Rogers of RiversideLababsent
Lord Rooker Lab (minister)absent
Lord Rose of MonewdenConabsent
Lord Rosser Lab (minister)absent
The Earl of RosslynCrossbenchabsent
Lord Rotherwick Conabsent
Lord Rowe-Beddoe Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Rowlands Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Royall of BlaisdonLababsent
Lord Russell of LiverpoolCrossbenchabsent
Lord Ryder of WensumConabsent
Lord Saatchi Conabsent
Lord Sacks Crossbenchabsent
Lord Sainsbury of Preston CandoverConabsent
Lord Sainsbury of TurvilleLababsent
The Bishop of SalisburyBishopabsent
The Marquess of SalisburyConabsent
Lord Sanderson of BowdenConabsent
The Earl of SandwichCrossbenchabsent
Lord Sassoon Conabsent
Lord Saville of NewdigateCrossbenchabsent
Lord Sawyer Lababsent
Baroness Scotland of AsthalLababsent
Baroness Scott of BybrookConno
Baroness Scott of Needham MarketLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Scriven LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Seccombe Con (front bench)no
The Earl of SelborneCon (front bench)no
Lord Selkirk of DouglasCon (front bench)no
Lord Selsdon Conno
Baroness Shackleton of BelgraviaCon (front bench)no
Lord Sharkey LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Sharples Conno
Baroness Sheehan LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Sheikh Con (front bench)no
Baroness Shephard of NorthwoldConno
Lord Sherbourne of DidsburyCon (front bench)no
Baroness Sherlock Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Shields Con (front bench)no
Lord Shinkwin Con (front bench)aye
Lord Shipley LDemabsent
The Earl of ShrewsburyCon (front bench)absent
Lord Shutt of GreetlandLDem (front bench)absent
Viscount Simon Lab (minister)absent
Lord Simon of HighburyNon-affiliatedabsent
Lord Singh of WimbledonCrossbenchabsent
Lord Skelmersdale Con (front bench)no
Lord Skidelsky Crossbench (front bench)absent
Viscount Slim Crossbenchno
Baroness Smith of BasildonLab (minister)absent
Lord Smith of CliftonLDemabsent
Lord Smith of FinsburyNon-affiliatedabsent
Baroness Smith of GilmorehillLababsent
Lord Smith of HindheadCon (front bench)no
Lord Smith of KelvinCrossbenchabsent
Lord Smith of LeighLababsent
Baroness Smith of NewnhamLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Snape Lababsent
Lord Soley Lab (minister)absent
The Duke of SomersetCrossbenchaye
The Bishop of SouthwarkBishopabsent
Lord Spicer Conno
The Bishop of St AlbansBishopabsent
Lord St John of BletsoCrossbenchno
The Earl of StairCrossbenchaye
Baroness Stedman-Scott Con (front bench)absent
Lord Steel of AikwoodLDemabsent
Lord Stephen LDemabsent
Lord Sterling of PlaistowConabsent
Baroness Stern Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Stern of BrentfordCrossbenchabsent
Lord Stevens of KirkwhelpingtonCrossbenchabsent
Lord Stevens of LudgateUKIPabsent
Lord Stevenson of BalmacaraLab (minister)absent
Lord Stevenson of CoddenhamCrossbenchabsent
Lord Steyn Crossbenchabsent
Lord Stirrup Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Stoddart of SwindonIndependent Labourabsent
Lord Stone of BlackheathLababsent
Lord Stoneham of DroxfordLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Storey LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Stowell of BeestonCon (front bench)absent
Lord Strasburger LDemabsent
Lord Strathclyde Conno
Baroness Stroud Conabsent
Lord Stunell LDemabsent
Lord Sugar Non-affiliatedabsent
Baroness Sugg Conno
Lord Suri Conno
Lord Sutherland of HoundwoodCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Suttie LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Swinfen Con (front bench)absent
Baroness Symons of Vernham DeanLab (minister)absent
Lord Tanlaw Conabsent
Lord Taverne LDemabsent
Baroness Taylor of BoltonLab (minister)absent
Lord Taylor of Goss MoorLDemabsent
Lord Taylor of HolbeachCon (front bench)tellno
Lord Taylor of WarwickNon-affiliatedabsent
Lord Tebbit Conabsent
Lord Temple-Morris Lababsent
Lord Teverson LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Thomas of CwmgieddJudgeabsent
Lord Thomas of GresfordLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Thomas of SwynnertonCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Thomas of WinchesterLDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Thornhill LDemabsent
Baroness Thornton Lababsent
Lord Thurlow Crossbench (front bench)absent
Viscount Thurso LDemabsent
Lord Tomlinson Lababsent
Baroness Tonge Non-affiliatedabsent
Lord Tope LDemabsent
Lord Touhig Lab (minister)absent
Lord Trees Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Trefgarne Con (front bench)no
Viscount Trenchard Conabsent
Lord Trevethin and Oaksey Crossbenchabsent
Lord Triesman Lab (minister)absent
Lord Trimble Con (front bench)absent
Lord True Con (front bench)no
Baroness Trumpington Conabsent
The Bishop of TruroBishopabsent
Lord Truscott Non-affiliatedabsent
Lord Tugendhat Con (front bench)no
Lord Tunnicliffe Lab (minister)absent
Lord Turnberg Lab (minister)absent
Lord Turnbull Crossbench (front bench)absent
Baroness Turner of CamdenLababsent
Lord Turner of EcchinswellCrossbenchabsent
Lord Tyler LDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Tyler of EnfieldLDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Uddin Non-affiliatedabsent
Viscount Ullswater Con (front bench)no
Baroness Vadera Non-affiliatedabsent
Baroness Valentine Crossbenchabsent
Lord Vallance of TummelLDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Vere of NorbitonCon (front bench)no
Lord Verjee LDemabsent
Baroness Verma Con (front bench)no
Lord Vinson Conabsent
Lord Wakeham Con (front bench)no
Lord Waldegrave of North HillConabsent
Lord Walker of AldringhamCrossbenchabsent
Lord Walker of GestingthorpeJudgeabsent
Lord Wallace of SaltaireLDemabsent
Lord Wallace of TankernessLDem (front bench)absent
Baroness Walmsley LDem (front bench)absent
Lord Walpole Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Warner Crossbench (front bench)absent
Baroness Warsi Conno
Baroness Warwick of UndercliffeLab (minister)absent
Lord Wasserman Conno
Baroness Watkins of TavistockCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Watson of InvergowrieLab (minister)absent
Lord Watson of RichmondLDemabsent
Lord Watts Lab (minister)absent
Viscount Waverley Crossbenchabsent
Lord Wei Con (front bench)absent
The Duke of WellingtonCon (front bench)absent
Lord West of SpitheadLab (minister)absent
Baroness Wheatcroft Con (front bench)no
Baroness Wheeler Lab (minister)absent
Baroness Whitaker Lababsent
Lord Whitby Conno
Lord Whitty Lab (minister)absent
Lord Wigley PCaye
Baroness Wilcox Con (front bench)no
Lord Willetts Conno
Lord Williams of BaglanCrossbenchabsent
Lord Williams of ElvelLab (minister)absent
Lord Williams of OystermouthCrossbenchabsent
Baroness Williams of TraffordCon (front bench)no
Lord Willis of KnaresboroughLDem (front bench)absent
Lord Willoughby de Broke UKIPabsent
Lord Wills Lababsent
Lord Wilson of DintonCrossbenchabsent
Lord Wilson of TillyornCrossbenchabsent
The Bishop of WinchesterBishopabsent
Lord Winston Lababsent
Baroness Wolf of DulwichCrossbenchabsent
Lord Wolfson of Aspley GuiseConabsent
Lord Wolfson of SunningdaleConabsent
Lord Wood of AnfieldLab (minister)absent
Lord Woolf Crossbench (front bench)absent
Lord Woolmer of LeedsLab (minister)absent
The Bishop of WorcesterBishopabsent
Baroness Worthington Lababsent
Lord Wrigglesworth LDemabsent
Lord Wright of RichmondCrossbenchabsent
The Archbishop of YorkBishopabsent
Lord Young of CookhamCon (front bench)no
Viscount Younger of LeckieCon (front bench)no
Lord Young of GraffhamConabsent
Baroness Young of HornseyCrossbenchabsent
Lord Young of Norwood GreenLababsent
Baroness Young of Old SconeLab (minister)absent

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