Illegal Migration Bill — Report (2nd Day) — Amendment 89 — 3 Jul 2023 at 18:00

Moved by The Lord Bishop of Durham

89: Clause 16, page 24, line 13, at end insert-“(4A) But the Secretary of State may not make a decision under subsection (4) unless to do so is necessary to safeguard and promote the welfare of the child.” Member’s explanatory statementThis amendment limits the Secretary of State’s power to transfer a child out of local authority care and into accommodation provided by the Secretary of State, by providing that they may only do so where to do so is necessary to safeguard and promote the welfare of the child.

Ayes 218, Noes 158.

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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
Bishop3 012.0%
Con1 147 (+2 tell)54.0%
Crossbench39 324.1%
DUP1 366.7%
Green2 0100.0%
Lab99 (+2 tell) 056.7%
LDem60 071.4%
Non-affiliated10 221.1%
PC1 0100.0%
UUP0 150.0%
Total:216 15646.6%

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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Lord Randall of UxbridgeConaye
Lord Chartres Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Green of DeddingtonCrossbenchno
Lord Greenway Crossbenchno
Lord Weir of BallyholmeDUPaye
Lord Faulks Non-affiliatedno
Baroness Stowell of BeestonNon-affiliated (front bench)no

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