Nationality and Borders Bill — Report (3rd Day) — Amendment 79 — 8 Mar 2022 at 23:30

Moved by Lord Oates

79: After Clause 78, insert the following new Clause-“UK immigration status: certification (1) The Secretary of State must issue physical proof confirming immigration status to anyone who has been granted such status under the immigration laws of the United Kingdom and who requests such proof.(2) No fee may be charged for issuing physical proof under this section.(3) The certificate mentioned in subsection (1) must confirm that the relevant person has the relevant status.(4) The certificate mentioned in subsection (1) is valid for right to work checks, right to rent checks and all other checks that may be undertaken by agents within and without the United Kingdom to confirm the relevant person’s UK immigration status including permission to travel to and enter the United Kingdom.”Member’s explanatory statementThis new Clause would require the Government to issue a physical certificate to all people with a UK immigration status, allowing all those with such status to provide documentary proof.

Ayes 61, Noes 83.

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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 28.3%
Con79 130.0%
Crossbench0 126.7%
Green0 150.0%
Lab0 179.7%
LDem0 2631.0%
Non-affiliated3 28.8%
UUP1 050.0%
Total:83 6118.2%

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
Baroness Shackleton of BelgraviaCon (front bench)aye
The Earl of KinnoullNon-affiliated (front bench)aye
Lord Lea of CrondallNon-affiliatedaye

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