Parliamentary Questions — 29 Oct 2002 at 22:42
Mr David Laws MP, Yeovil voted in the minority (Aye).
Question accordingly negatived.
Amendment proposed: (b) in line 8, at end add
'; and approves the proposals in the Procedure Committee's report for the introduction of a 30-minute session of questions on a single topical subject on Tuesdays and Thursdays.'.-[Sir Nicholas Winterton.]
Question put, That the amendment be made:-
The House divided: Ayes 256, Noes 283.
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Lab||282 (+2 tell)||45 (+2 tell)||0||80.7%|