Greater London Authority Bill — 19 Jan 1999
John Prescott MP, Kingston upon Hull East voted with the majority (No).
I beg to move amendment No. 1, in page 2, leave out lines 2 to 22 and insert--
'(2) The Assembly shall consist of 33 members comprising--
(a) one nominated representative from each London Borough and
(b) one nominated representative from the Corporation of London.
(3) The Mayor shall be returned in accordance with the provisions made in or by virtue of this Act for the holding of elections and the filling of a vacancy in the office of Mayor.'.
Question put, That the amendment be made:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 115, Noes 339.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
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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||115 (+2 tell)||0||72.2%|
|Lab||299 (+2 tell)||0||0||72.2%|