Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill: Blasphemy — 6 May 2008 at 21:45
John Gummer MP, Suffolk Coastal voted in the minority (No).
The majority of MPs accepted a Lords amendment to abolish the common law offences of blasphemy and blasphemous libel.
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||37||49 (+2 tell)||0||45.8%|
|Lab||279 (+2 tell)||0||0||80.1%|