Prisoners (Disclosure of Information About Victims) Bill — Report — Amendment 3 — 1 Jul 2020 at 15:15

Moved by Lord Thomas of Gresford

3: Clause 1, page 1, line 20, at end insert-“(c) where a Newton hearing took place before the trial judge prior to the prisoner’s sentencing, any findings of the judge as to the reasons for the non-disclosure, including the mental capacity of the prisoner.”Member’s explanatory statementThis amendment requires the Parole Board to take into account the findings of a Newton hearing (a short hearing held before a judge without a jury to resolve disputed facts before sentencing) regarding the prisoner’s reasons for non-disclosure, if one was held after a verdict or plea of guilty.

Ayes 142, Noes 266.

Debate in Parliament |

Public Whip is run as a free not-for-profit free service. If you'd like to support us, please consider switching your electricity and/or gas to Bulb Energy who provide 100% renewable electricity and tend to be 20% cheaper than the 'Big Six'. They'll also pay any exit fees (up to £120) from your old supplier AND give you (and us) a £50 credit for joining up via our Bulb Referral Link.

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
Con220 174.7%
Crossbench31 3633.2%
DUP2 040.0%
Green0 2100.0%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Independent Liberal Democrat0 1100.0%
Judge3 233.3%
Lab0 167.1%
LDem2 7975.0%
Non-affiliated5 428.1%
PC0 150.0%
UUP2 0100.0%
Total:266 14245.8%

Rebel Voters - sorted by vote

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

Sort by: Name | Party | Vote

NamePartyVote
Lord Bhatia Non-affiliatedaye
Baroness Clark of CaltonJudgeaye
Baroness D'Souza Non-affiliated (front bench)aye
Lord Judge Judge (front bench)aye
Baroness Ritchie of DownpatrickNon-affiliated (front bench)aye
Lord Smith of FinsburyNon-affiliatedaye
Baroness Wheatcroft Conaye
Lord Aberdare Crossbenchno
Lord Anderson of IpswichCrossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Butler-Sloss Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Carey of CliftonCrossbenchno
Lord Carlile of BerriewCrossbenchno
Lord Carrington Crossbenchno
Viscount Colville of CulrossCrossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Coussins Crossbenchno
Lord Curry of KirkharleCrossbenchno
Baroness Deech Crossbenchno
The Earl of DevonCrossbenchno
Baroness Falkner of MargravineLDemno
Baroness Finlay of LlandaffCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Geidt Crossbenchno
Lord Greenway Crossbenchno
Baroness Grey-Thompson Crossbenchno
Lord Harries of PentregarthCrossbenchno
Baroness Hogg Crossbenchno
Lord Jay of EwelmeCrossbenchno
Lord Kakkar Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Laming Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Mawson Crossbenchno
Baroness Nicholson of WinterbourneLDemno
Lord Patel Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Powell of BayswaterCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Rana Crossbenchno
Lord Ravensdale Crossbenchno
Lord Russell of LiverpoolCrossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Stern Crossbenchno
Lord Stirrup Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Trevethin and Oaksey Crossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Watkins of TavistockCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Wilson of DintonCrossbenchno

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

PublicWhip v2 codebase is currently under development - you can join the Slack group to find out more or email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Help keep PublicWhip alive