Advanced Research and Invention Agency Bill — New Clause 1 — Human Rights Abuses — 7 Jun 2021 at 20:15
The majority of MPs voted not to explicitly prohibit Advanced Research and Invention Agency resources from being used in any way that would contravene human rights.
The proposed new clause rejected in this vote was titled: Human Rights Abuses and stated:
- No ARIA resources may be used in any way that would contravene human rights.”
The rejected new clause was accompanied by the following explanatory statement:
- This new clause is intended to ensure that ARIA is not able to contravene human rights.
The Human Rights Act 1998 already prohibited public bodies from breaching those rights protected by that Act.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Bill, Parliament.uk
-  The Advanced Research and Invention Agency Bill as (re)introduced on 12 May 2021, Parliament.uk
-  Explanatory notes to the Advanced Research and Invention Agency Bill as (re)introduced on 12 May 2021, Parliament.uk
-  Human Rights Act 1998, Legislation.gov.uk
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||356 (+2 tell)||0||0||98.4%|
|SNP||0||42 (+2 tell)||0||97.8%|