Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation — 23 Apr 2002 at 22:41
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset did not vote.
Question accordingly agreed to.
42. Petroleum extraction activities (companies carrying on ring fence trades)
Motion made, and Question put,
That provision may be made in relation to companies carrying on ring fence trades, as defined in section 502(1) of the Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1988.
As an Amendment to Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer's proposed Motion (Petroleum extraction activities (companies carrying on ring fence trades)):
Mr Alex Salmond
Mr Elfyn Llwyd
Line 2, at end add 'That any such provision shall not have effect until a full economic assessment has been conducted about the impact of any changes to current and future employment and exploration related to North Sea activities.'.
The House divided: Ayes 319, Noes 209.
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||144 (+2 tell)||0||89.0%|
|Lab||319 (+2 tell)||0||0||78.3%|