National Lottery Bill — Clause 7 — Distribution of lottery funds — 19 Jan 2006 at 16:30
Jo Swinson MP, East Dunbartonshire voted in the minority (Aye).
The no voters defeated an attempt to amend the bill with respect to how National Lottery money is distributed. Had the amendment been passed, at least 70% of National Lottery money would have to be given to not-for-profit organisations.
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||127 (+2 tell)||0||65.8%|
|Lab||262 (+2 tell)||0||0||74.8%|