European Union Documents — Marketing of Maize Genetically Modified for Glyphosate Tolerance — 23 Jun 2004 at 17:02
David Laws MP, Yeovil voted in the minority (No).
That this House takes note of European Union Document No.8235/04, draft Council Decision concerning the placing on the market, in accordance with Directive 2001/18/EC, of a maize product (Zea mays L Line NK603) genetically modified for glyphosate tolerance; and supports the Government's view that Monsanto's NK603 maize, to be used as any other maize but excluding cultivation, meets the necessary requirements for authorisation under Directive 2001/18/EC.-[Mr. Ainger.]
The House divided: Ayes 282, Noes 66.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
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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|
|Lab||282 (+2 tell)||5||0||71.2%|
|LDem||0||43 (+2 tell)||0||83.3%|
|Jeremy Corbyn||Islington North||Lab||no|
|David Drew||Stroud||Lab (minister)||no|
|Mr Tony McWalter||Hemel Hempstead||Lab (minister)||no|
|Alan Simpson||Nottingham South||Lab (minister)||no|