Nationality and Borders Bill — Commons Amendments — Motion C1 (as an amendment to Motion C) — 26 Apr 2022 at 18:22

Moved by Lord Kerr of Kinlochard

6D: Page 13, line 44, at end insert-“(2A) A refugee is not to be regarded as failing to comply with the requirement in subsection (2)(a) if, in coming to the United Kingdom, they have stopped in another country outside the United Kingdom with the intention that the stopover in the intermediate country was to be a brief transit on the way to the United Kingdom.(2B) A refugee is not to be regarded as failing to comply with the requirement in subsection (2)(b) if they had good cause to delay the point at which they presented themselves to the authorities.”

6E: Page 14, line 6, at end insert-“(4A) It shall be for the Secretary of State to prove a failure to comply with the requirement in subsection (2)(a), (2)(b) or (3), as the case may be.”

6F: Page 14, line 32, at end insert-“(8A) In accordance with section 2 of the Asylum and Immigration Appeals Act 1993, no such immigration rules shall lay down any practice or differentiate in any way which would be contrary to the Refugee Convention.(8B) Immigration rules implementing this provision must take due account of the best interests of children and the fundamental right to family unity in all cases.””

Ayes 227, Noes 219.

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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
Bishop2 08.0%
Con0 20576.5%
Crossbench38 725.1%
DUP0 480.0%
Green2 0100.0%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Judge3 027.3%
Lab100 056.8%
LDem73 086.9%
Non-affiliated7 216.1%
PC1 0100.0%
UUP0 150.0%
Total:227 21955.1%

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 Cameron of DillingtonCrossbench (front bench)no
Viscount Craigavon Crossbenchno
Baroness Deech Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Green of DeddingtonCrossbenchno
Lord Kakkar Crossbenchno
Lord Kilclooney Crossbenchno
Lord Vaux of HarrowdenCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Faulks Non-affiliated (front bench)no
Baroness Stowell of BeestonNon-affiliated (front bench)no

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