Northern Ireland Bill — Ending suspension — 8 Feb 2000
John Prescott MP, Kingston upon Hull East voted with the majority (No).
Postponed proceedings resumed.
Bill immediately considered in Committee, pursuant to Order [this day].
I beg to move amendment No. 2, in page 1, line 13, leave out subsection (5).
The Second Deputy Chairman:
With this it will be convenient to discuss amendment No. 3, in page 1, line 16, leave out subsection (6).
Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.
Question proposed, That the clause stand part of the Bill.
Question put and agreed to.
Clause 1 ordered to stand part of the Bill.
I beg to move amendment No. 15, in page 1, line 22, leave out subsection (1).
The Chairman of Ways and Means (Sir Alan Haselhurst):
With this it will be convenient to discuss the following amendments: No. 16, in page 2, line 3, leave out subsection (3).
Question put, That the amendment be made:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 10, Noes 301.
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||5 (+1 tell)||0||3.7%|
|Lab||277 (+2 tell)||0||0||66.9%|
|UUP||0||3 (+1 tell)||0||40.0%|