European Parliament (Representation) Bill — Clause 2 — Electoral Commission Recommendations — 3 Feb 2003 at 20:26
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted with the majority (No).
Question accordingly negatived.
Amendment proposed: No.3, in page 2, line 29, at end insert-
'(aa) Scotland is allocated at least eight MEPs;
(ab) Wales is allocated at least five MEPs; and'.-[Mr. Angus Robertson.]
Question put, That the amendment be made:-
The House divided: Ayes 10, Noes 453.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
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||287 (+2 tell)||0||0||70.5%|
|PC||0||3 (+1 tell)||0||100.0%|
|SNP||0||3 (+1 tell)||0||80.0%|
|Greg Knight||East Yorkshire||Con (front bench)||both|
|Mr Richard Page||South West Hertfordshire||Con||both|
|Mr Jonathan Sayeed||Mid Bedfordshire||whilst Con||both|