Scotland Bill — Ministers — 10 Feb 1998
John Prescott MP, Kingston upon Hull East voted with the majority (No).
It being Six o'clock, The Chairman, pursuant to the Order [9 February] and the Resolution [this day], put forthwith the Question necessary for the disposal of the business to be concluded at that hour.
Clause 41 ordered to stand part of the Bill.
I beg to move amendment No. 44, in page 18, line 11, leave out from 'be' to end of line 13 and insert
'elected by the members of the Parliament'.
Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.
Clause 42 ordered to stand part of the Bill.
Clause 43 ordered to stand part of the Bill.
Amendment proposed: No. 276, in page 19, line 10, after 'appoint', insert
'up to a total of ten'.-- [Dr. Fox.]
Question put, That the amendment be made:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 131, Noes 365.
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||322 (+2 tell)||0||0||77.7%|