Victims and Prisoners Bill — Report (2nd Day) — Amendment 58 — 23 Apr 2024 at 17:45

Moved by Lord Russell of Liverpool

58: After Clause 11, insert the following new Clause-“Training: support for victims(1) The Secretary of State must publish and implement, in consultation with the Commissioner for Victims and Witnesses, a strategy for providing mandatory training on the contents and application of the victims’ code for relevant staff of the following organisations-(a) the police,(b) the Crown Prosecution Service,(c) probation services,(d) the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office,(e) health and social services,(f) victim support services, (g) maintained and independent schools and colleges of further education, and(h) such other bodies as the Secretary of State deems appropriate.(2) The strategy under subsection (1) must be reviewed and updated every three years.”Member's explanatory statementTo ensure justice agencies responsible for giving effect to the Victims Code are properly trained and familiar with its provisions and deliver it effectively.

Ayes 203, Noes 192.

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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
Bishop1 04.0%
Con1 176 (+2 tell)61.3%
Crossbench24 517.0%
DUP0 350.0%
Green1 050.0%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Judge1 011.1%
Lab106 (+2 tell) 062.8%
LDem59 072.8%
Non-affiliated6 417.9%
PC1 050.0%
UUP0 2100.0%
Total:201 19048.2%

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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Baroness Newlove Con (front bench)aye
Lord Greenway Crossbenchno
Lord Hogan-Howe Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Jay of EwelmeCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Macpherson of Earl's CourtCrossbench (front bench)no
Earl Peel Crossbenchno
Lord Faulks Non-affiliated (front bench)no
Baroness Stowell of BeestonNon-affiliated (front bench)no
Lord Taylor of WarwickNon-affiliatedno
Lord Tyrie Non-affiliated (front bench)no

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