Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation — 19. Value Added Tax (Special Accounting Scheme) — 14 Apr 2003 at 22:39
David Laws MP, Yeovil voted in the minority (No).
Question accordingly agreed to.
20. Stamp duty land tax
Motion made, and Question put,
That provision may be made for and in connection with the taxation of transactions involving the acquisition of-
(a) an estate, interest right or power in or over land in the United Kingdom, or
(b) the benefit of an obligation, restriction or condition affecting the value of any such estate, interest, right or power.
The House divided: Ayes 318, Noes 175.
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||123 (+2 tell)||0||76.7%|
|Lab||310 (+2 tell)||0||0||76.1%|