Greater London Authority (Referendum) Bill — Referendum — 24 Nov 1997
Miss Ann Widdecombe MP, Maidstone and The Weald voted in the minority (Aye).
Considered in Committee [Progress, 19 November.]
Amendment moved [19 November]: No. 15, page 1, line 9, leave out 'an elected assembly' and insert
'an assembly of leaders of London boroughs'.-- [Mr. Ottaway.]
Question put, That the amendment be made--
The Committee divided: Ayes 116, Noes 297.
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||116 (+2 tell)||0||72.8%|
|Lab||279 (+2 tell)||0||0||67.4%|