Scotland Bill — The Scottish Executive — 10 Feb 1998
John Prescott MP, Kingston upon Hull East voted with the majority (No).
Considered in Committee [Progress, 29 January].
I beg to move amendment No. 303, in page 18, leave out lines 7 and 8 and insert--
'(1A) Any devolved Law Officer shall not be a member of the Scottish Executive'.
Question put, That the amendment be made:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 138, Noes 352.
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||136 (+2 tell)||0||85.2%|
|Lab||309 (+2 tell)||0||0||74.6%|