Election of Speaker — 23 Oct 2000

Peter Bottomley MP, Worthing West voted with the majority (No).

The issue in this division was the nomination of Alan Haselhurst, MP for Saffron Walden and Chairman of Ways and Means, as the new Speaker. Those voting Aye were indicating that they preferred him to Michael Martin, MP for Glasgow Springburn; those voting No preferred Michael Martin.

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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 (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con8 (+1 tell) 84058.1%
Deputy Speaker0 1050.0%
DUP0 1033.3%
Independent3 00100.0%
Independent Labour1 00100.0%
Lab310 (+1 tell) 36 (+2 tell)184.5%
LDem16 4042.6%
PC1 30100.0%
SDLP2 0066.7%
SNP3 2083.3%
UKUP0 10100.0%
UUP0 7077.8%
Total:344 139174.7%

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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John BercowBuckinghamCon (front bench)no
Peter BottomleyWorthing WestCon (front bench)no
Geoffrey Johnson SmithWealdenConno
Edward LeighGainsboroughCon (front bench)no
David MadelSouth West BedfordshireContellno
Brian MawhinneyNorth West CambridgeshireConno
John StanleyTonbridge and MallingCon (front bench)no
Andrew TyrieChichesterCon (front bench)no
John WilkinsonRuislip - NorthwoodConno
Graham AllenNottingham NorthLab (minister)aye
Stuart BellMiddlesbroughLab (minister)aye
Andrew BennettDenton and ReddishLabaye
Clive BettsSheffield, AttercliffeLab (minister)aye
Dale Campbell-SavoursWorkingtonLabaye
Ian CawseyBrigg and GooleLabaye
Helen ClarkPeterboroughLabaye
Harry CohenLeyton and WansteadLabaye
Mike GapesIlford SouthLab (minister)aye
Barry GardinerBrent NorthLab (minister)aye
Jane GriffithsReading EastLabaye
John GroganSelbyLabaye
John HealeyWentworthLabaye
Patricia HewittLeicester WestLab (minister)aye
Keith HillStreathamLab (minister)aye
Kate HoeyVauxhallLab (minister)aye
Lindsay HoyleChorleyLab (minister)aye
Alan HurstBraintreeLabaye
David JamiesonPlymouth, DevonportLab (minister)aye
Alan JohnsonKingston upon Hull West and HessleLab (minister)aye
Ann KeenBrentford and IsleworthLabtellaye
Jane KennedyLiverpool, WavertreeLab (minister)aye
David KidneyStaffordLabaye
Stephen LadymanSouth ThanetLabaye
Paul MarsdenShrewsbury and AtchamLabaye
Jim MarshallLeicester SouthLabaye
Andrew MillerEllesmere Port and NestonLabaye
Elliot MorleyScunthorpeLab (minister)aye
Edward O'HaraKnowsley SouthLabaye
Ian PearsonDudley SouthLabaye
Kerry PollardSt AlbansLabaye
Greg PopeHyndburnLab (minister)aye
Peter SnapeWest Bromwich EastLabtellaye
Paul StinchcombeWellingboroughLabaye
Peter Temple-MorrisLeominsterwhilst Labaye
Paddy TippingSherwoodLab (minister)aye
Stephen TwiggEnfield, SouthgateLab (minister)aye
David WinnickWalsall NorthLab (minister)aye
Ben BradshawExeterLab (minister)both
Paul BurstowSutton and CheamLDem (front bench)aye
David HeathSomerton and FromeLDem (front bench)aye
Bob RussellColchesterLDem (front bench)aye
Steve WebbNorthavonLDem (front bench)aye
Ieuan Wyn JonesYnys MônPCno
Roseanna CunninghamPerthSNPaye
Alasdair MorganGalloway and Upper NithsdaleSNPaye

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