Communications Bill — [2nd Allotted Day] — New Clause 2 — Duty to Promote New Telecommunications Technologies — 4 Mar 2003 at 16:00

Mr John Gummer MP, Suffolk Coastal voted in the minority (Aye).

I beg to move, That the clause be read a Second time.

Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:-

The House divided: Ayes 176, Noes 288.

Debate in Parliament | Historical Hansard | Source |

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 123 (+2 tell)076.7%
DUP0 1020.0%
Ind0 10100.0%
Ind Con0 10100.0%
Lab288 (+2 tell) 0070.7%
LDem0 40075.5%
PC0 3075.0%
SNP0 50100.0%
UUP0 2033.3%
Total:288 176072.2%

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

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NameConstituencyPartyVote
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