European Community Documents — Agenda 2000: Reform of the Common Agricultural Policy — 11 Dec 1997
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (Aye).
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 119(9) (European Standing Committees),
That this House takes note of European Community Document No. 9984/97, Agenda 2000, as it relates to the new financial framework for the European Community; and supports the Government in its policy of achieving enlargement of the European Union while maintaining the Own Resources Ceiling of 1.27 per cent.-- [Mr. Clelland.]
Question agreed to.
That this House takes note of European Community Document No. 9984/97, Agenda 2000, as it relates to reform of the Common Agricultural Policy; and supports the Government's objective of a market-oriented CAP with less emphasis on production-related agricultural support and more emphasis on targeted environmental and rural objectives.-- [Mr. Clelland.]
Amendment proposed , to leave out from 'House' to the end of the Question and add
Question, That the amendment be made, put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 119(9) (European Standing Committees):--
The House divided: Ayes 128, Noes 258.
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||122 (+2 tell)||0||76.5%|
|Lab||258 (+2 tell)||0||0||62.4%|