Prisoners (Disclosure of Information About Victims) Bill — Report — Amendment 17 — 1 Jul 2020 at 16:15

Moved by Baroness Kennedy of Cradley

17: After Clause 2, insert the following new Clause-“Parole board database(1) Within six months of this Act being passed, the Parole Board must create and maintain a database of family members of victims to whom the circumstances referred to in sections 28A(1) and 28B(1) of the Crime (Sentences) Act 1997 apply.(2) At each stage of an offender’s parole application the Parole Board must contact the relevant persons to provide them with information pertaining to the application, including but not limited to-(a) the timings of hearings where the prisoner’s release from prison is being considered;(b) a relevant person’s rights in relation to requesting a judicial review of the Parole Board’s decision;(c) the length of the sentence that will have been served by the prisoner at the time of the hearing;(d) decisions of the Parole Board; and(e) any other rights that a relevant person has relating to the provision of information.(3) The parole board must remove a relevant person from the database if they, or their parent or guardian (if applicable), do not wish their details to be included in the database.(4) Within one year of the database being created, the Secretary of State must undertake a review of the effectiveness of the Parole Board’s actions under this section, with a report to be laid before Parliament.(5) In this section, the relevant persons are-(a) where the prisoner’s sentence has been imposed for murder or manslaughter, the victim’s parents or guardians, children and siblings; or(b) where the prisoner’s sentence has been imposed for an offence relating to indecent images as defined by section 28B of the Crime (Sentences) Act 1997-(i) the victim, or(ii) the suspected victim’s parents or guardians if the victim or suspected victim is under the age of 18.”

Ayes 267, Noes 241.

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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
Con5 20570.9%
Crossbench36 2530.2%
DUP0 480.0%
Green2 0100.0%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Independent Liberal Democrat1 0100.0%
Judge2 226.7%
Lab129 157.8%
LDem82 176.9%
Non-affiliated9 131.3%
UUP0 2100.0%
Total:267 24157.1%

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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NamePartyVote
Lord Bowness Conaye
The Earl of Cork and OrreryCon (front bench)aye
Baroness Newlove Con (front bench)aye
Baroness Stowell of BeestonConaye
Baroness Wheatcroft Conaye
Lord Aberdare Crossbenchno
Lord Anderson of IpswichCrossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Butler-Sloss Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Cameron of DillingtonCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Carey of CliftonCrossbenchno
Lord Carlile of BerriewCrossbenchno
Lord Chartres Crossbench (front bench)no
Viscount Craigavon Crossbenchno
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Crisp Crossbenchno
Lord Curry of KirkharleCrossbenchno
Lord Dannatt Crossbenchno
Lord Greenway Crossbenchno
Lord Kakkar Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Kilclooney Crossbenchno
Lord Laming Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Mair Crossbench (front bench)no
Baroness O'Loan Crossbenchno
Baroness O'Neill of BengarveCrossbenchno
Lord Pannick Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Patel Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Ravensdale Crossbenchno
Lord Smith of KelvinCrossbenchno
Lord Stirrup Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Wilson of DintonCrossbenchno
Lord Grabiner Labno
Baroness Nicholson of WinterbourneLDemno
Lord Kalms Non-affiliatedno

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