Northern Ireland Bill — 8 Feb 2000
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset did not vote.
Order for Second Reading read.
It being four hours after the commencement of proceedings on the Bill, Mr. Deputy Speaker, pursuant to Order [this day], put forthwith the Question, That the Bill be read a Second time--
The House divided: Ayes 352, Noes 11.
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|
|Lab||272 (+2 tell)||7 (+2 tell)||0||67.9%|
|Mr Tony Benn||Chesterfield||Lab||no|
|Michael Connarty||Falkirk East||Lab (minister)||tellno|
|Jeremy Corbyn||Islington North||Lab||no|
|Mr Tam Dalyell||Linlithgow||Lab||no|
|Bill Etherington||Sunderland North||Lab||no|
|George Galloway||Glasgow Kelvin||Lab||no|
|John Martin McDonnell||Hayes and Harlington||Lab (minister)||tellno|
|Alan Simpson||Nottingham South||Lab||no|
|Dennis Skinner||Bolsover||Lab (minister)||no|