Election of Speaker — 23 Oct 2000
John Prescott MP, Kingston upon Hull East voted with the majority (Aye).
Question put: That the original words stand part of the Question:--
The House divided: Ayes 370, Noes 8.
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||9||8 (+2 tell)||0||11.9%|
|Lab||316 (+2 tell)||0||0||76.8%|
|Mr David Atkinson||Bournemouth East||Con||aye|
|Mr Richard Body||Boston and Skegness||Con||aye|
|Bill Cash||Stone||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Edward Leigh||Gainsborough||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Dr Brian Mawhinney||North West Cambridgeshire||Con||aye|
|Mr Jonathan Sayeed||Mid Bedfordshire||Con||aye|
|Desmond Swayne||New Forest West||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Peter Tapsell||Louth and Horncastle||Con||aye|