Orders of the Day — Clause 1 — Amount to be specified as upper earnings limit: Great Britain — 31 Jan 2008 at 15:30
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted in the minority (Aye).
I beg to move amendment No. 8, page 1, line 5, at end insert 'and
(c) in subsection (6), at end insert "and may not include any increase in the upper earnings limit in excess of the increase in the retail price index, in percentage terms, for the year to September of the preceding tax year."'.
The House having divided: Ayes 148, Noes 260.
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||126 (+2 tell)||0||66.3%|
|Lab||259 (+2 tell)||0||0||74.1%|