European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — Clause 1 — Piloting conduct at european and local elections — 16 Dec 2003 at 17:35
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (Aye).
Question accordingly negatived.
Amendment proposed: No. 6, in page 1, line 18, at end insert:
'(4A) The Secretary of State must not make an order under this section specifying a region which the Electoral Commission has identified as-
(a) not suitable for a pilot scheme; or
(b) a region for which the Commission does not feel able to make a positive recommendation as to its suitability.'.-[Mr. Heath.]
Question put, That the amendment be made:-
The House divided: Ayes 181, Noes 304.
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|
|Con||0||128 (+1 tell)||0||79.1%|
|Independent Ulster Unionist||0||2||0||66.7%|
|Lab||296 (+2 tell)||0||0||73.0%|
|LDem||0||47 (+1 tell)||0||88.9%|