Firearms (Amendment) Bill — 11 Jun 1997
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (No).
Question put, That the Bill be now read a Second time:--
The House divided: Ayes 384, Noes 181.
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 are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.
What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||152 (+2 tell)||0||95.1%|
|Lab||363 (+2 tell)||6||0||89.0%|
|Mr Harry Barnes||North East Derbyshire||Lab||no|
|Mr Jamie Cann||Ipswich||Lab||no|
|Frank Cook||Stockton North||Lab||no|
|Mr Hilton Dawson||Lancaster and Wyre||Lab||no|
|Austin Mitchell||Great Grimsby||Lab||no|
|Mr Richard Allan||Sheffield, Hallam||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Dr Peter Brand||Isle of Wight||LDem||aye|
|Paul Burstow||Sutton and Cheam||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Edward Davey||Kingston and Surbiton||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Mr Ronnie Fearn||Southport||LDem||aye|
|Donald Gorrie||Edinburgh West||LDem||aye|
|Mike Hancock||Portsmouth South||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Mr Nigel Jones||Cheltenham||LDem||aye|
|Mr Archy Kirkwood||Roxburgh and Berwickshire||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Mr Richard Livsey||Brecon and Radnorshire||LDem||aye|
|Mrs Ray Michie||Argyll and Bute||LDem||aye|
|Mr David Rendel||Newbury||LDem||aye|
|Andrew Stunell||Hazel Grove||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Dr Jenny Tonge||Richmond Park||LDem||aye|