Deferred Division — Diplomatic and Consular Protection of union citizens in third countries — 25 Jun 2008 at 20:35
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (No).
That this House takes note of European Union Document No. 5947/08 and Addenda 1 and 2, European Commission Communication, Diplomatic and consular protection of union citizens in third countries; recalls that such Communications are not legally binding; underlines that the provision of consular assistance remains a matter for Member States; and in this context, welcomes the Commission's Communication as a contribution to continuing reflections on promoting consular co-operation among EU Member States.
The House divided: Ayes 330, Noes 131.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
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|
|Kenneth Clarke||Rushcliffe||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Dennis Skinner||Bolsover||Lab (minister)||no|
|John Hemming||Birmingham, Yardley||LDem (front bench)||no|