European Communities (Amendment) Bill — Meaning of "the Treaties" and "the Community Treaties" — 3 Dec 1997

John Prescott MP, Kingston upon Hull East voted with the majority (No).

Considered in Committee [ Progress, 2 December ].

Amendment proposed [2 December] : No. 3, in page 1, line 13, after '2', to insert '(except paragraph 19)'.--[ Mr. Howard. ]

Question again proposed, That the amendment be made.

Question put, That the amendment be made:--

The Committee divided: Ayes 126, Noes 332.

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Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con0 124 (+2 tell)077.8%
Independent1 00100.0%
Lab288 (+2 tell) 0069.5%
LDem37 0080.4%
PC2 0050.0%
SNP4 0066.7%
UUP0 2020.0%
Total:332 126071.5%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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