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Guidance on detention of vulnerable persons

Immigration Bill – in the House of Commons at 9:26 pm on 25th April 2016.

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  • Division number 249
    A majority of MPs voted against banning the immigration detention of those who are pregnant and against guidance to be taken into account on the immigration detention of vulnerable people.

Motion made, and Question put, That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 85.—(James Brokenshire.)

The House divided:

Ayes 302, Noes 266.

Division number 249 Immigration Bill — Immigration Detention of Those Who Are Pregnant and Vulnerable People

A majority of MPs voted against banning the immigration detention of those who are pregnant and against guidance to be taken into account on the immigration detention of vulnerable people.

Aye: 301 MPs

No: 265 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Nos: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Absent: 77 MPs

Abstained: 1 MP

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Abstaineds: A-Z by last name

Question accordingly agreed to.

Lords amendment 85 disagreed to.

Government amendments (a) and (b) made in lieu of Lords amendment 85.

After Clause 12