The First Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means took the Chair as Deputy Speaker, pursuant to the Standing Order. — 23 Feb 2007 at 09:33
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset did not vote.
I beg to move, That the House do sit in private.
Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 163 (Motions to sit in private):-
The House divided: Ayes 3, Noes 35.
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||17||3 (+2 tell)||0||11.2%|
|Lab||17 (+1 tell)||0||0||5.1%|
|LDem||1 (+1 tell)||0||0||3.2%|
|Mark Field||Cities of London and Westminster||Con||aye|
|Gerald Howarth||Aldershot||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Brooks Newmark||Braintree||Con (front bench)||tellaye|
|Andrew Pelling||Croydon Central||whilst Con (front bench)||aye|
|Desmond Swayne||New Forest West||Con (front bench)||tellaye|