Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill — Incapacity benefit: restriction to recent contributors — 9 Nov 1999
Miss Ann Widdecombe MP, Maidstone and The Weald voted in the minority (No).
Lords amendment disagreed to.
Lords amendment in lieu of Government amendment No. 42A: No. 42D, in page 66, line 4, leave out ("two") and insert ("seven")
I beg to move, That this House insists on its amendment No. 42A to the words restored to the Bill and disagrees with the Lords in their amendment No. 42D in lieu.
Mr. Deputy Speaker (Sir Alan Haselhurst):
With this it will be convenient to take Lords amendments Nos. 43E and motion to disagree, and 43F and motion to disagree.
It being one hour after the commencement of proceedings, Mr. Deputy Speaker put the Question already proposed from the Chair, pursuant to the Order.
Question put, That this House insists on its amendment No. 42A to the words restored to the Bill and disagrees with the Lords in their amendment No. 42D in lieu:--
The House divided: Ayes 314, Noes 234.
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||0||141 (+2 tell)||0||88.8%|
|Lab||314 (+2 tell)||45||0||86.8%|