Votes: Domestic Abuse Bill

On 8th March 2021 the House of Lords considered amendments to the Government’s Domestic Abuse Bill at its Report Stage.

Five bishops took part in a vote on an amendment from Baronesss Campbell of Surbiton on including carers or those with “personally connected lives” in the scope of the Bill to prevent abuse by a care giver.

The amendment passed. Content: 318 / not Content: 234.
Five bishops voted content: Derby, Gloucester, Lincoln. St Albans and Worcester.