Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill — Clause 19 — Advice Of The Electoral Commission — 23 Jan 2003 at 17:14
John Prescott MP, Kingston upon Hull East did not vote.
Amendments proposed: No.8, in page 10, line 33 [Clause 19], leave out
'The Secretary of State may'
'Not later than the end of the period of two years beginning with the day on which the referendum was held the Secretary of State must'.
No.9, in page 10, line 35 [Clause 19], leave out 'Such a direction may' and insert
'A direction under subsection (2) must'.
No.10, in page 10, line 36 [Clause 19], after 'to' insert
'such of the following matters as the Secretary of State thinks appropriate'.
No.11, in page 11, line 6 [Clause 19], leave out 'or revoked'.-[Mr. Raynsford.]
Question put, That the amendments be made:-
The House divided: Ayes 323, Noes 118.
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||115 (+2 tell)||0||71.8%|
|Lab||290 (+2 tell)||0||0||71.2%|