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

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
Edward LeighGainsboroughCon (front bench)no
Diane AbbottHackney North and Stoke NewingtonLab (minister)no
Donald AndersonSwansea EastLabno
Harry BarnesNorth East DerbyshireLabno
Kevin BarronRother ValleyLab (minister)no
Tony BennChesterfieldLabno
Gerry BerminghamSt Helens SouthLabno
Roger BerryKingswoodLabno
Harold BestLeeds North WestLabno
Liz BlackmanErewashLabno
Peter BradleyThe WrekinLabno
Ronnie CampbellBlyth ValleyLab (minister)no
Ian CawseyBrigg and GooleLabno
David ChaytorBury NorthLabno
Tony ClarkeNorthampton SouthLabno
Harry CohenLeyton and WansteadLabtellno
Michael ConnartyFalkirk EastLab (minister)no
Jeremy CorbynIslington NorthLabno
Ann CryerKeighleyLabno
John CryerHornchurchLab (minister)no
John CummingsEasingtonLabno
Claire Curtis-ThomasCrosbyLabno
Tam DalyellLinlithgowLabno
Hilton DawsonLancaster and WyreLabno
Andrew DismoreHendonLabno
Jim DobbinHeywood and MiddletonLabno
Brian H DonohoeCunninghame SouthLab (minister)no
Bill EtheringtonSunderland NorthLabno
Paul FlynnNewport WestLabno
Maria FyfeGlasgow MaryhillLabno
Ian GibsonNorwich NorthLabno
Llin GoldingNewcastle-under-LymeLabno
Fabian HamiltonLeeds North EastLab (minister)no
Ivan HendersonHarwichLabno
David HinchliffeWakefieldLabno
Kelvin HopkinsLuton NorthLabtellno
Brian IddonBolton South EastLabno
Eric IllsleyBarnsley CentralLabno
Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabno
Alan KeenFeltham and HestonLabno
Jackie LawrencePreseli PembrokeshireLabno
Bob LaxtonDerby NorthLabno
David LepperBrighton, PavilionLabno
Terry LewisWorsleyLabno
Martin LintonBatterseaLabno
Jim MarshallLeicester SouthLabno
Robert Marshall-AndrewsMedwayLabno
John McDonnellHayes and HarlingtonLab (minister)no
Tony McWalterHemel HempsteadLabno
Bill MichieSheffield, HeeleyLabno
Doug NaysmithBristol North WestLabno
Bill O'BrienNormantonLabno
Colin PickthallWest LancashireLabno
Peter PikeBurnleyLabno
Gordon PrenticePendleLabno
Ernie RossDundee WestLabno
Phil SawfordKetteringLabno
Alan SimpsonNottingham SouthLabno
Dennis SkinnerBolsoverLab (minister)no
Geraldine SmithMorecambe and LunesdaleLabno
Gerry SteinbergCity of DurhamLabno
George StevensonStoke-on-Trent SouthLabno
Ian StewartEcclesLabno
Paul StinchcombeWellingboroughLabno
Graham StringerManchester, BlackleyLab (minister)no
Dari TaylorStockton SouthLabno
David TaylorNorth West LeicestershireLabno
Neil TurnerWiganLabno
Robert WareingLiverpool, West DerbyLabno
Alan WhiteheadSouthampton, TestLab (minister)no
Alan WilliamsSwansea WestLabno
Audrey WisePrestonLabno
Anthony D WrightGreat YarmouthLabno
Howard StoateDartfordLabboth
Ronnie FearnSouthportLDemno
Andrew GeorgeSt IvesLDem (front bench)no
David HeathSomerton and FromeLDem (front bench)no
Richard LivseyBrecon and RadnorshireLDemno
Bob RussellColchesterLDem (front bench)no
Andrew StunellHazel GroveLDem (front bench)no

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