Orders of the Day — New Clause 75 — Requirement for audit of business review — 18 Oct 2006 at 14:45

Chris Grayling MP, Epsom and Ewell voted with the majority (No).

'The auditors must state in their report-

(a) whether in their opinion the information given in the business review for the financial year for which the annual accounts are prepared is consistent with those accounts; and

(b) whether any matters have come to their attention, in the performance of their functions as auditors of the company, which in their opinion are inconsistent with the information given in the business review.'.- [David Howarth.]

Brought up, and read the First time.

Motion made, and Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:-

The House divided: Ayes 60, Noes 439.

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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 (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con157 0080.1%
DUP5 0055.6%
Ind0 1050.0%
Lab275 (+2 tell) 0078.5%
LDem0 51 (+2 tell)084.1%
PC0 30100.0%
SDLP2 0066.7%
SNP0 5083.3%
Total:439 60079.2%

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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