Firearms (Amendment) Bill — Exemption for national competition shooters — 18 Jun 1997
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (Aye).
Clause 2 ordered to stand part of the Bill.
Clause 3 ordered to stand part of the Bill .
Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 159, Noes 328.
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||131 (+2 tell)||0||82.1%|
|Lab||316 (+2 tell)||3||0||77.0%|
|Dr John Marek||Wrexham||Lab||aye|
|Dr Peter Brand||Isle of Wight||LDem||no|
|Mr Ronnie Fearn||Southport||LDem||no|
|Mike Hancock||Portsmouth South||LDem (front bench)||no|
|David Heath||Somerton and Frome||LDem (front bench)||no|
|Steve Webb||Northavon||LDem (front bench)||no|