Asylum Seekers — 12 Apr 2000
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (No).
Question, That the proposed words be there added, put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 31 (Questions on amendments): --
The House divided: Ayes 312, Noes 169.
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||132 (+2 tell)||0||83.8%|
|Lab||307 (+2 tell)||0||0||74.5%|
|Mr Ronnie Fearn||Southport||LDem (front bench)||both|