European Parliamentary Elections Bill — 26 Feb 1998
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset did not vote.
Amendment proposed: No. 4, in page 2, line 8, leave out from 'number' to end and insert 'shown below.
Number of seats already allocated Divisor
-- [Mr. Beith.]
Question put, That the amendment be made:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 19, Noes 251.
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|
|Lab||251 (+2 tell)||0||0||60.7%|
|LDem||0||17 (+2 tell)||0||41.3%|