Social Security — 25 Oct 2001 at 17:40

John Prescott MP, Kingston upon Hull East did not vote.

I beg to move,

That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Social Security (Jobcentre Plus Interviews) Regulations 2001 (S.I., 2001, No. 3210) dated 21st September 2001, a copy of which was laid before this House on 26th September, be annulled.

It being one and a half hours after the commencement of proceedings on the motion, Mr. Deputy Speaker put the Question, pursuant to Standing Orders Nos. 16(1) and 17(2) and Order [20 November 2000].

The House divided: Ayes 38, Noes 302.

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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
Con0 000.0%
Lab296 (+2 tell) 5073.9%
LDem0 30 (+2 tell)061.5%
PC0 2050.0%
SNP0 1020.0%
UUP2 0033.3%
Total:298 38053.0%

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

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Mr Harry BarnesNorth East DerbyshireLabaye
Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabaye
John Martin McDonnellHayes and HarlingtonLab (minister)aye
Dennis SkinnerBolsoverLab (minister)aye
David WinnickWalsall NorthLab (minister)aye

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