Animal Welfare (Prohibition of Imports) — 8 Jun 1999
Miss Ann Widdecombe MP, Maidstone and The Weald voted with the majority (Aye).
I beg to move,
That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make it illegal to import into the United Kingdom any meat or food product originating from any country where animal welfare standards are not certified as being equivalent to animal welfare standards in the United Kingdom.
The House divided: Ayes 173, Noes 0.
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 (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||71 (+2 tell)||0 (+2 tell)||0||46.3%|
|Mr John Bercow||Buckingham||Con||tellno|
|Mr Eric Forth||Bromley and Chislehurst||Con||tellno|