Illegal Migration Bill — Report (3rd Day) — Amendment 168 — 5 Jul 2023 at 19:00
Moved by Lord Coaker
168: After Clause 61, insert the following new Clause-“Organised immigration crime enforcement(1) The Crime and Courts Act 2013 is amended as follows.(2) In section 1 (the National Crime Agency), after subsection (10) insert-“(10A) The NCA has a specific function to combat organised crime where the purpose of that crime is to enable the illegal entry of a person into the United Kingdom via the English Channel.(10B) The NCA must maintain a unit (a “Cross-Border People Smuggling Unit”) to coordinate the work undertaken in cooperation with international partners in pursuit of the function mentioned in subsection (10A).””Member's explanatory statementThis new Clause would give the National Crime Agency a legal responsibility for tackling organised immigration crime across the Channel, and to maintain a specific unit to undertake work related to that responsibility.
Ayes 188, Noes 158.
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.
|Party||Majority (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Con||0||145 (+2 tell)||53.3%|
|Lab||93 (+2 tell)||0||52.8%|
|Lord Green of Deddington||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Hogan-Howe||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Dodds of Duncairn||DUP (front bench)||aye|
|Baroness Foster of Aghadrumsee||Non-affiliated||no|
|Baroness Stowell of Beeston||Non-affiliated (front bench)||no|
|Lord Taylor of Warwick||Non-affiliated||no|