Trade Unions (Political Funds) Reform — 15 Jun 2004 at 12:38

Mr Michael Weir MP, Angus voted in the minority (No).

I beg to move,

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to limit the requirement to re-ballot on the maintenance of trade union political funds to a total of three consecutive ballots.

Question put, pursuant to Standing Order No. 23 (Motions for leave to bring in Bills and nomination of Select Committees at commencement of public business):-

The House divided: Ayes 136, Noes 98.

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
Con0 82 (+2 tell)051.5%
Lab114 (+2 tell) 0028.5%
LDem21 11059.3%
PC0 2050.0%
SNP0 3060.0%
UUP1 0020.0%
Total:136 98037.3%

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

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Mr Norman BakerLewesLDem (front bench)no
Mr Menzies CampbellNorth East FifeLDem (front bench)no
Mr Edward DaveyKingston and SurbitonLDem (front bench)no
Ms Sue DoughtyGuildfordLDem (front bench)no
Mr Don FosterBathLDem (front bench)no
Mr David HeathSomerton and FromeLDem (front bench)no
Mr Nigel JonesCheltenhamLDemno
Mr Paul KeetchHerefordLDem (front bench)no
Mr Archy KirkwoodRoxburgh and BerwickshireLDemno
Mr David LawsYeovilLDem (front bench)no
Mr John PughSouthportLDem (front bench)no

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