Greater London Authority Bill — Membership of the Authority and the Assembly — 19 Jan 1999
Mr Stuart Bell MP, Middlesbrough voted with the majority (No).
Considered in Committee, pursuant to the Order [15 December] .
Question proposed , That the clause stand part of the Bill.
Question put and agreed to.
Clause 1 ordered to stand part of the Bill.
I beg to move amendment No. 16, in clause 2, page 1, line 15, after 'of', insert 'Greater'.
The Chairman of Ways and Means (Sir Alan Haselhurst):
With this, it will be convenient to discuss amendment No. 17, in clause 2, page 2, line 1, after 'the', insert 'Greater'.
Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.
I beg to move amendment No. 60, in clause 2, page 1, line 15, at end insert--
'(aa) the Deputy Mayor'.
Question put, That the amendment be made:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 120, Noes 371.
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||120 (+2 tell)||0||75.3%|
|Lab||331 (+2 tell)||0||0||79.9%|