HL Deb 22 June 1999 vol 602 cc891-2

(" . To continue the effect of Article XXII of the Treaty of Union of 1707 Standing Orders shall provide that the minimum number of persons domiciled in Scotland and entitled to sit and vote in the House of Lords shall be sixteen; but Ministers of the Crown and persons appointed under the provisions of the Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876 shall not count towards that minimum.")

10.16 p.m.

On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 33) shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 40; Not-Contents, 123.

Division No. 3
Annaly, L. Mancroft, L.
Berners, B. Monson, L.
Blackwell, L. Montrose, D.
Caithness, E. Mountevans, L.
Carlisle of Bucklow, L. Norrie, L.
Carnegy of Lour, B. Park of Monmouth, B.
Clinton, L. Renton, L.
Cochrane of Cults, L. Roberts of Conwy, L.
Coleraine, L. Rowallan, L.
Dundee, E. Saltoun of Abernethy, Ly.[Teller.]
Ferrers, E. Selsdon, L.
Fookes, B. Soulsby of Swaffham Prior, L.
Forbes, L. Stockton, E.
Gardner of Parkes, B. Stodart of Leaston, L.
Gray, L. Strange, B.
Harmar-Nicholls, L Swansea, L.
Jenkin of Roding, L. Trefgarne, L.
Kinnoull, E. Trenchard, V.
Kintore, E. Waddington, L.
Lauderdale, E Willoughby de Broke, L.
Acton, L. Donoughue, L.
Addington, L. Dormand of Easington, L.
Alderdice, L. Dubs, L.
Allenby of Megiddo, V. Evans of Parkside, L.
Alli, L. Evans of Watford, L.
Amos, B. Ewing of Kirkford, L.
Archer of Sandwell, L. Falconer of Thoroton, L.
Beaumont of Whitley, L. Farrington of Ribbleton, B.
Blackstone, B. Gladwyn, L.
Borrie, L. Goodhart, L.
Bragg, L. Gordon of Strathblane, L.
Brooke of Alverthorpe, L. Goudie, B.
Brooks of Tremorfa, L. Gould of Potternewton, B.
Burlison, L. Graham of Edmonton, L.
Carter, L. Grantchester, L.
Chorley, L. Grenfell, L.
Clarke of Hampstead, L. Hacking, L.
Clinton-Davis, L. Hanworth, V.
Cocks of Hartcliffe, L. Hardy of Wath, L.
Craig of Radley, L. Harris of Greenwich, L.
Crawley, B. Harris of Haringey, L.
Currie of Marylebone, L. Haslam, L.
David, B. Hayman, B.
Davies of Coity, L. Hilton of Eggardon, B.
Davies of Oldham, L. Hogg of Cumbernauld, L.
Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde, B. Hollis of Heigham, B.
Desai, L. Howie of Troon, L.
Dixon, L. Hoyle, L.
Hughes, L. Randall of St. Budeaux, L.
Hughes of Woodside, L. Razzall, L.
Hunt of Kings Heath, L.[Teller.] Rea, L.
Islwyn, L. Rendell of Babergh, B.
Jay of Paddington, B.[Lord Privy seal.] Renwick of Clifton, L.
Richard, L.
Judd, L. Rodgers of Quarry Bank, L.
Kennet, L. Rogers of Riverside, L.
Kinloss, Ly. Russell, E.
Lester of Herne Hill, L. Sainsbury of Turville, L.
Listowel, E. Sandberg, L.
Lockwood, B. Sawyer, L.
Lofthouse of Pontefract, L. Scotland of Asthal, B.
Macdonald of Tradeston, L. Sewel, L.
Mackenzie of Framwellgate, L. Shepherd, L.
Mackie of Benshie, L. Simon, V.
McNair, L. Simon of Highbury, L.
Maddock, B. Smith of Gilmorehill, B.
Mallalieu, B. Somerset, D.
Mar and Kellie, E. Strabolgi, L.
Merlyn-Rees, L. Symons of Vernham Dean, B.
Milner of Leeds, L. Taylor of Blackburn, L.
Monkswell, L. Tenby, V.
Morris of Castle Morris, L. Thomas of Gresford, L.
Nelson of Stafford, L. Thornton, B.
Newby, L. Tomlinson, L.
Nicholson of Winterbourne, B. Tordoff, L.
Nicol, B. Uddin, B.
Northbourne, L. Warner, L.
O'Neill of Bengarve, B. Weatherill, L.
Orme, L. Whitty, L.
Pitkeathley, B. Williams of Elvel, L.
Prys-Davies, L. Williams of Mostyn, L.
Ramsay of Cartvale, B. Young of Old Scone, B.

Resolved in the negative, and amendment disagreed to accordingly.

10.26 p.m.

[Amendments Nos. 34 to 39 not moved..]

Lord Northbourne moved Amendment No. 40: After Clause 2, insert the following new clause—