Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill — Incapacity benefit: restriction to recent contributors — 20 May 1999
Jim Cousins MP, Newcastle upon Tyne Central voted in the minority (Teller for the Ayes).
I beg to move amendment No. 12, in page 52, line 18, leave out Clauses 53 and 54.
Mr. Deputy Speaker:
With this, it will be convenient to discuss the following amendments: No. 5, in page 52, line 18, leave out Clause 53.
Question put , That the amendment be made:--
The House divided: Ayes 270, Noes 310.
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||310 (+2 tell)||65 (+2 tell)||0||91.3%|