Conventions

Division 1: held on 25 April 2006

179 Contents
95 Not Contents
The amendment was agreed
Government win

Amendment summary

It was moved by the Lord President (Baroness Amos) that, accepting the primacy of the House of Commons, it is expedient that a Joint Committee of the Lords and Commons be appointed to consider the practicality of codifying the key conventions on the relationship between the two Houses of Parliament which affect the consideration of legislation, in particular: (A) the Salisbury-Addison convention that the Lords does not vote against measures included in the governing party’s Manifesto; (B) conventions on secondary legislation; (C) the convention that Government business in the Lords should be considered in reasonable time; (D) conventions governing the exchange of amendments to legislation between the two Houses; and that the Committee should report by Friday 21st July 2006; which being objected to, the question was put thereupon, and

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Tellers for the Contents

Grocott, L.
Labour
Life peer
Shutt of Greetland, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer

Members voting Content

Conservative (16)

Biffen, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Bridgeman, V.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Cope of Berkeley, L.
Conservative
Life peer
De Mauley, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Dean of Harptree, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Glentoran, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Howell of Guildford, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Jopling, L.
Conservative
Life peer
McColl of Dulwich, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Morris of Bolton, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Murton of Lindisfarne, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Seccombe, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Vinson, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Wakeham, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Wilcox, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Windlesham, L.
Conservative
Hereds given LPs

Crossbench (13)

Armstrong of Ilminster, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Boothroyd, B.
Crossbench
Life peer
Colville of Culross, V.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Finlay of Llandaff, B.
Crossbench
Life peer
Greengross, B.
Crossbench
Life peer
Hannay of Chiswick, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Haskins, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Kingsdown, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Ramsbotham, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Rogan, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Tanlaw, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Tenby, V.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Williamson of Horton, L.
Crossbench
Life peer

Labour (120)

Acton, L.
Labour
Hereds given LPs
Adams of Craigielea, B.
Labour
Life peer
Adonis, L.
Labour
Life peer
Ahmed, L.
Labour
Life peer
Amos, B.
Labour
Life peer
Anderson of Swansea, L.
Labour
Life peer
Andrews, B.
Labour
Life peer
Ashton of Upholland, B.
Labour
Life peer
Bach, L.
Labour
Life peer
Bassam of Brighton, L.
Labour
Life peer
Bilston, L.
Labour
Life peer
Blackstone, B.
Labour
Life peer
Brooke of Alverthorpe, L.
Labour
Life peer
Brooks of Tremorfa, L.
Labour
Life peer
Burlison, L.
Labour
Life peer
Campbell-Savours, L.
Labour
Life peer
Carter of Coles, L.
Labour
Life peer
Carter, L.
Labour
Life peer
Clark of Windermere, L.
Labour
Life peer
Clarke of Hampstead, L.
Labour
Life peer
Clinton-Davis, L.
Labour
Life peer
Cohen of Pimlico, B.
Labour
Life peer
Corbett of Castle Vale, L.
Labour
Life peer
Crawley, B.
Labour
Life peer
Cunningham of Felling, L.
Labour
Life peer
David, B.
Labour
Life peer
Davidson of Glen Clova, L.
Labour
Life peer
Davies of Oldham, L.
Labour
Life peer
Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde, B.
Labour
Life peer
Dixon, L.
Labour
Life peer
Evans of Parkside, L.
Labour
Life peer
Evans of Temple Guiting, L.
Labour
Life peer
Falconer of Thoroton, L.
Labour
Life peer
Farrington of Ribbleton, B.
Labour
Life peer
Faulkner of Worcester, L.
Labour
Life peer
Filkin, L.
Labour
Life peer
Foster of Bishop Auckland, L.
Labour
Life peer
Fyfe of Fairfield, L.
Labour
Life peer
Gale, B.
Labour
Life peer
Gavron, L.
Labour
Life peer
Gibson of Market Rasen, B.
Labour
Life peer
Goldsmith, L.
Labour
Life peer
Gould of Brookwood, L.
Labour
Life peer
Gould of Potternewton, B.
Labour
Life peer
Gregson, L.
Labour
Life peer
Grocott, L.
Labour
Life peer
Teller
Harris of Haringey, L.
Labour
Life peer
Harrison, L.
Labour
Life peer
Hart of Chilton, L.
Labour
Life peer
Haskel, L.
Labour
Life peer
Haworth, L.
Labour
Life peer
Henig, B.
Labour
Life peer
Hilton of Eggardon, B.
Labour
Life peer
Hogg of Cumbernauld, L.
Labour
Life peer
Hollis of Heigham, B.
Labour
Life peer
Howie of Troon, L.
Labour
Life peer
Hoyle, L.
Labour
Life peer
Hughes of Woodside, L.
Labour
Life peer
Hunt of Kings Heath, L.
Labour
Life peer
Janner of Braunstone, L.
Labour
Life peer
Jay of Paddington, B.
Labour
Life peer
Jones, L.
Labour
Life peer
Judd, L.
Labour
Life peer
Kennedy of The Shaws, B.
Labour
Life peer
Kinnock, L.
Labour
Life peer
Kirkhill, L.
Labour
Life peer
Layard, L.
Labour
Life peer
Lea of Crondall, L.
Labour
Life peer
Leitch, L.
Labour
Life peer
Lipsey, L.
Labour
Life peer
Lockwood, B.
Labour
Life peer
Lofthouse of Pontefract, L.
Labour
Life peer
Macdonald of Tradeston, L.
Labour
Life peer
Mackenzie of Framwellgate, L.
Labour
Life peer
Massey of Darwen, B.
Labour
Life peer
McDonagh, B.
Labour
Life peer
McIntosh of Haringey, L.
Labour
Life peer
McIntosh of Hudnall, B.
Labour
Life peer
McKenzie of Luton, L.
Labour
Life peer
Mitchell, L.
Labour
Life peer
Morgan of Drefelin, B.
Labour
Life peer
Morgan of Huyton, B.
Labour
Life peer
Morgan, L.
Labour
Life peer
Morris of Aberavon, L.
Labour
Life peer
Morris of Manchester, L.
Labour
Life peer
Morris of Yardley, B.
Labour
Life peer
Nicol, B.
Labour
Life peer
O'Neill of Clackmannan, L.
Labour
Life peer
Parekh, L.
Labour
Life peer
Patel of Blackburn, L.
Labour
Life peer
Pendry, L.
Labour
Life peer
Pitkeathley, B.
Labour
Life peer
Prosser, B.
Labour
Life peer
Radice, L.
Labour
Life peer
Ramsay of Cartvale, B.
Labour
Life peer
Randall of St Budeaux, L.
Labour
Life peer
Rendell of Babergh, B.
Labour
Life peer
Richard, L.
Labour
Life peer
Rosser, L.
Labour
Life peer
Rowlands, L.
Labour
Life peer
Royall of Blaisdon, B.
Labour
Life peer
Sainsbury of Turville, L.
Labour
Life peer
Sawyer, L.
Labour
Life peer
Sewel, L.
Labour
Life peer
Simon, V.
Labour
Excepted Hereditary
Smith of Leigh, L.
Labour
Life peer
Soley, L.
Labour
Life peer
Strabolgi, L.
Labour
Excepted Hereditary
Symons of Vernham Dean, B.
Labour
Life peer
Taylor of Blackburn, L.
Labour
Life peer
Taylor of Bolton, B.
Labour
Life peer
Temple-Morris, L.
Labour
Life peer
Thornton, B.
Labour
Life peer
Truscott, L.
Labour
Life peer
Tunnicliffe, L.
Labour
Life peer
Varley, L.
Labour
Life peer
Warner, L.
Labour
Life peer
Warwick of Undercliffe, B.
Labour
Life peer
Whitaker, B.
Labour
Life peer
Williams of Elvel, L.
Labour
Life peer

Liberal Democrat (28)

Addington, L.
Liberal Democrat
Excepted Hereditary
Barker, B.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Dholakia, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Dykes, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Ezra, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Falkner of Margravine, B.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Fearn, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Goodhart, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Holme of Cheltenham, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Hooson, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Jones of Cheltenham, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Kirkwood of Kirkhope, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Linklater of Butterstone, B.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Maddock, B.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
McNally, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Methuen, L.
Liberal Democrat
Excepted Hereditary
Miller of Chilthorne Domer, B.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Razzall, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Roberts of Llandudno, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Roper, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Sharman, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Shutt of Greetland, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Teller
Steel of Aikwood, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Thomas of Gresford, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Tordoff, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Tyler, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Wallace of Saltaire, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Walmsley, B.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer

Other (2)

Beaumont of Whitley, L.
Green Party
Life peer
Brett, L.
Non-affiliated
Life peer

Tellers for the Not Contents

Denham, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Phillips of Sudbury, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer

Members voting Not Content

Conservative (49)

Blaker, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Bowness, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Campbell of Alloway, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Carnegy of Lour, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Crickhowell, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Denham, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Teller
Dundee, E.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Eden of Winton, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Ferrers, E.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Fookes, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Forsyth of Drumlean, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Freeman, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Gardner of Parkes, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Geddes, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Goodlad, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Hamilton of Epsom, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Hayhoe, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Hodgson of Astley Abbotts, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Hooper, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Howard of Rising, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Inglewood, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Kimball, L.
Conservative
Life peer
King of Bridgwater, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Kingsland, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Knight of Collingtree, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Laidlaw, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Lucas, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Lyell, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
MacGregor of Pulham Market, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Marlesford, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Miller of Hendon, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Monro of Langholm, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Naseby, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Onslow, E.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Park of Monmouth, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Perry of Southwark, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Peyton of Yeovil, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Rawlings, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Renton, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Rotherwick, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Sanderson of Bowden, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Selborne, E.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Sharples, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Shaw of Northstead, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Shephard of Northwold, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Soulsby of Swaffham Prior, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Stewartby, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Trumpington, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Waddington, L.
Conservative
Life peer

Crossbench (31)

Alton of Liverpool, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Bramall, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Bridges, L.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Brookeborough, V.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Cameron of Dillington, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Chapman, B.
Crossbench
Life peer
Cobbold, L.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Craig of Radley, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Craigavon, V.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Dahrendorf, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Darcy de Knayth, B.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
D'Souza, B.
Crossbench
Life peer
Howe of Idlicote, B.
Crossbench
Life peer
Inge, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Laird, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Listowel, E.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Mar, C.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Masham of Ilton, B.
Crossbench
Life peer
Molyneaux of Killead, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Monson, L.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Montgomery of Alamein, V.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Moran, L.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Murphy, B.
Crossbench
Life peer
Northbourne, L.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Rees-Mogg, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Saltoun of Abernethy, Ly.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Slim, V.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Slynn of Hadley, L.
Crossbench
Life Peer (judicial)
St John of Bletso, L.
Crossbench
Excepted Hereditary
Thomas of Swynnerton, L.
Crossbench
Life peer
Warnock, B.
Crossbench
Life peer

Labour (4)

Barnett, L.
Labour
Life peer
Brookman, L.
Labour
Life peer
Davies of Coity, L.
Labour
Life peer
Moonie, L.
Labour
Life peer

Liberal Democrat (8)

Falkland, V.
Liberal Democrat
Excepted Hereditary
Garden, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Mackie of Benshie, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Phillips of Sudbury, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Teller
Rodgers of Quarry Bank, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Taverne, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Thomas of Walliswood, B.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Thomson of Monifieth, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer

Other (3)

Pearson of Rannoch, L.
Conservative Independent
Life peer
Stoddart of Swindon, L.
Independent Labour
Life peer
Willoughby de Broke, L.
Conservative Independent
Excepted Hereditary