Finance (No. 2) Bill — Rates of tobacco products duty — 28 Apr 1998
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (Aye).
Clause 7 ordered to stand part of the Bill.
I beg to move amendment No. 13, in page 5, leave out lines 24 to 30 and insert--
'1. Cigarettes An amount equal to 22 per cent. of the retail price plus £75.46 per thousand cigarettes.
2. Cigars £112.62 per kilogram
3. Hand Rolling tobacco £87.74 per kilogram
4. Other tobacco products pound;49.52 per kilogram.'.
Question put , That the amendment be made:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 106, Noes 303.
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||105 (+2 tell)||0||66.0%|
|Lab||265 (+2 tell)||0||0||64.0%|