Illegal Migration Bill — Commons Amendments and Reasons — Motion Y1 (as an amendment to Motion Y) — 12 Jul 2023 at 00:17

Moved by The Archbishop of Canterbury

107B: After Clause 60, insert the following new Clause-“Ten-year strategy on refugees and human trafficking(1) The Secretary of State must prepare a ten-year strategy for tackling refugee crises affecting migration by irregular routes, or the movement of refugees, to the United Kingdom through collaboration with signatories to the Refugee Convention or any other international agreement on the rights of refugees.(2) The strategy must include an evaluation of the factors driving migration by irregular routes and the movement of refugees to the United Kingdom.(3) The strategy must also include provisions for tackling human trafficking to the United Kingdom and an evaluation of the factors driving demand.(4) The Secretary of State must make and lay before Parliament a statement of policies for implementing the strategy. (5) The first statement must be made within twelve months of the passing of this Act; and a subsequent statement must be made within twelve months of the making of the previous statement.(6) A Minister of the Crown must, within three months of a statement under this section being laid before Parliament, move a motion in each House for the statement to be debated.(7) “Ten-year strategy” means a strategy for the period of ten years beginning with the day on which preparation of the strategy is completed.(8) “The Refugee Convention” means the Convention relating to the Status of Refugees done at Geneva on 28th July 1951 and its Protocol.”

107C: Clause 66, page 65, line 36, at end insert-“(ba) section (Ten-year strategy on refugees and human trafficking);””

Ayes 154, Noes 107.

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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
Bishop4 016.0%
Con0 101 (+2 tell)36.3%
Crossbench12 17.5%
Green2 0100.0%
Judge1 010.0%
Lab76 (+2 tell) 043.8%
LDem48 057.1%
Non-affiliated8 319.3%
PC1 0100.0%
Total:152 10532.1%

Rebel Voters - sorted by vote

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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Viscount Craigavon Crossbenchno
Lord Faulks Non-affiliatedno
Baroness Stowell of BeestonNon-affiliated (front bench)no
Lord Verdirame Non-affiliatedno

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