Security Screen — 22 Apr 2004 at 16:07

Dennis Skinner MP, Bolsover voted in the minority (No).

I beg to move,

That this House approves the installation of a permanent security screen between the Chamber and the Strangers' Gallery.

I beg to move amendment (a), in line 1, leave out "approves" and insert "declines to approve".

Question put, That the Question be now put:-

The House divided: Ayes 120, Noes 66.

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 (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con22 34 (+2 tell)035.6%
Lab95 (+2 tell) 7025.5%
LDem3 20042.6%
PC0 40100.0%
UUP0 1020.0%
Total:120 66030.0%

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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Peter AinsworthEast SurreyConaye
Richard BaconSouth NorfolkCon (front bench)aye
Angela BrowningTiverton and HonitonConaye
Alistair BurtNorth East BedfordshireConaye
Sydney ChapmanChipping BarnetConaye
Geoffrey Clifton-BrownCotswoldCon (front bench)aye
Derek ConwayOld Bexley and SidcupConaye
Patrick CormackSouth StaffordshireConaye
Jonathan DjanoglyHuntingdonCon (front bench)aye
Nick GibbBognor Regis and LittlehamptonCon (front bench)aye
John GreenwayRyedaleConaye
Oliver HealdNorth East HertfordshireCon (front bench)aye
Charles HendryWealdenCon (front bench)aye
Eleanor LaingEpping ForestConaye
Peter LuffMid WorcestershireCon (front bench)aye
David MacleanPenrith and The BorderConaye
Brian MawhinneyNorth West CambridgeshireConaye
Patrick McLoughlinWest DerbyshireCon (front bench)aye
Patrick MercerNewarkConaye
David RuffleyBury St EdmundsConaye
Andrew TyrieChichesterCon (front bench)aye
Robert WalterNorth DorsetCon (front bench)aye
Colin ChallenMorley and RothwellLabno
Kate HoeyVauxhallLab (minister)no
Andrew MacKinlayThurrockLabno
Robert Marshall-AndrewsMedwayLabno
Siôn SimonBirmingham, ErdingtonLabno
Alan SimpsonNottingham SouthLabno
Dennis SkinnerBolsoverLab (minister)no
Paul BurstowSutton and CheamLDem (front bench)aye
Brian CotterWeston-Super-MareLDem (front bench)aye
Archy KirkwoodRoxburgh and BerwickshireLDemaye

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