City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — 2 Nov 1999

Mr Graham Stringer MP, Manchester, Blackley voted in the minority (No).

Order read for resuming adjourned debate on Question [28 October].

Motion made, and Question proposed,

That the Promoters of the City of London (Ward Elections) Bill shall have leave to suspend proceedings thereon in order to proceed with the Bill in the next Session of Parliament, provided that the Agents for the Bill give notice to the Clerks in the Private Bill Office not later than the day before the close of the present Session of their intention to suspend further proceedings and that all Fees due on the Bill up to that date be paid;

That on the fifth day on which the House sits in the next Session the Bill shall be presented to the House;

That there shall be deposited with the Bill a declaration signed by the Agents for the Bill, stating that the Bill is the same, in every respect, as the Bill presented in the House in the present Session;

That as soon as a certificate by one of the Clerks in the Private Bill Office, that such a declaration has been so deposited, has been laid upon the Table of the House, the Bill shall be read the first and second time and committed (and shall be recorded in the Journal of this House as having been so read and committed) and shall be committed to the Chairman of Ways and Means;

That the Chairman of Ways and Means shall make such Amendments thereto as have been made by the committee in the present Session, and shall report the Bill as amended to the House forthwith, and the Bill, so amended, shall be ordered to be considered;

That no further Fees shall be charged in respect of any proceedings on the Bill in respect of which Fees have already been incurred during the present Session;

That these Orders be Standing Orders of the House.-- [The Chairman of Ways and Means.]

Question again proposed.

Question put:--

The House divided: Ayes 215, Noes 81.

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Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con73 (+2 tell) 1047.2%
Ind0 20100.0%
Lab121 70 (+2 tell)146.6%
LDem19 6054.3%
PC0 1025.0%
UUP1 1020.0%
Total:214 81146.9%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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NameConstituencyPartyVote
Mr Edward LeighGainsboroughConno
Miss Diane AbbottHackney North and Stoke NewingtonLabno
Mr Donald AndersonSwansea EastLabno
Mr Harry BarnesNorth East DerbyshireLabno
Mr Kevin BarronRother ValleyLabno
Mr Tony BennChesterfieldLabno
Mr Gerry BerminghamSt Helens SouthLabno
Dr Roger BerryKingswoodLabno
Mr Harold BestLeeds North WestLabno
Mrs Liz BlackmanErewashLabno
Mr Peter BradleyThe WrekinLabno
Mr Ronnie CampbellBlyth ValleyLabno
Mr Ian CawseyBrigg and GooleLabno
Mr David ChaytorBury NorthLabno
Mr Tony ClarkeNorthampton SouthLabno
Mr Harry CohenLeyton and WansteadLabtellno
Mr Michael ConnartyFalkirk EastLabno
Mr Jeremy CorbynIslington NorthLabno
Mrs Ann CryerKeighleyLabno
Mr John CryerHornchurchLabno
Mr John CummingsEasingtonLabno
Ms Claire Curtis-ThomasCrosbyLabno
Mr Tam DalyellLinlithgowLabno
Mr Hilton DawsonLancaster and WyreLabno
Mr Andrew DismoreHendonLabno
Mr Jim DobbinHeywood and MiddletonLabno
Mr Brian H DonohoeCunninghame SouthLabno
Mr Bill EtheringtonSunderland NorthLabno
Mr Paul FlynnNewport WestLabno
Mrs Maria FyfeGlasgow MaryhillLabno
Dr Ian GibsonNorwich NorthLabno
Mrs Llin GoldingNewcastle-under-LymeLabno
Mr Fabian HamiltonLeeds North EastLabno
Mr Ivan HendersonHarwichLabno
Mr David HinchliffeWakefieldLabno
Mr Kelvin HopkinsLuton NorthLabtellno
Dr Brian IddonBolton South EastLabno
Mr Eric IllsleyBarnsley CentralLabno
Dr Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabno
Mr Alan KeenFeltham and HestonLabno
Mrs Jackie LawrencePreseli PembrokeshireLabno
Mr Bob LaxtonDerby NorthLabno
Mr David LepperBrighton, PavilionLabno
Mr Terry LewisWorsleyLabno
Mr Martin LintonBatterseaLabno
Dr Jim MarshallLeicester SouthLabno
Mr Robert Marshall-AndrewsMedwayLabno
Mr John McDonnellHayes and HarlingtonLabno
Mr Tony McWalterHemel HempsteadLabno
Mr Bill MichieSheffield, HeeleyLabno
Dr Doug NaysmithBristol North WestLabno
Mr Bill O'BrienNormantonLabno
Mr Colin PickthallWest LancashireLabno
Mr Peter PikeBurnleyLabno
Mr Gordon PrenticePendleLabno
Mr Ernie RossDundee WestLabno
Mr Phil SawfordKetteringLabno
Mr Alan SimpsonNottingham SouthLabno
Mr Dennis SkinnerBolsoverLabno
Ms Geraldine SmithMorecambe and LunesdaleLabno
Mr Gerry SteinbergCity of DurhamLabno
Mr George StevensonStoke-on-Trent SouthLabno
Mr Ian StewartEcclesLabno
Mr Paul StinchcombeWellingboroughLabno
Mr Graham StringerManchester, BlackleyLabno
Ms Dari TaylorStockton SouthLabno
Mr David TaylorNorth West LeicestershireLabno
Mr Neil TurnerWiganLabno
Mr Robert WareingLiverpool, West DerbyLabno
Dr Alan WhiteheadSouthampton, TestLabno
Mr Alan WilliamsSwansea WestLabno
Ms Audrey WisePrestonLabno
Mr Anthony D WrightGreat YarmouthLabno
Dr Howard StoateDartfordLabboth
Mr Ronnie FearnSouthportLDemno
Mr Andrew GeorgeSt IvesLDemno
Mr David HeathSomerton and FromeLDemno
Mr Richard LivseyBrecon and RadnorshireLDemno
Mr Bob RussellColchesterLDemno
Mr Andrew StunellHazel GroveLDemno

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