Members' Allowances — 3 Nov 2004 at 15:45
David Laws MP, Yeovil voted with the majority (Aye).
I beg to move,
(1) That this House notes the recommendations made in Chapter 4 of the report of the Review Body on Senior Salaries on parliamentary pay and allowances (Cm 6354-I) a copy of which was laid before this House on 21st October; and is of the opinion that the provisions set out in paragraphs (2) to (5) below should be implemented, subject to any decisions of the Members Estimate Committee with regard to their application.
Question put, That the amendment be made:-
The House divided: Ayes 239, Noes 109.
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||109 (+2 tell)||3||0||69.9%|
|Lab||85||96 (+2 tell)||0||45.0%|