Business of the House — 12 Nov 2008 at 14:18
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (No).
I beg to move,
That, at this day's sitting, the Speaker shall put the Questions necessary to dispose of proceedings on:
Question put accordingly :-
The House divided: Ayes 258, Noes 223.
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||0||155 (+2 tell)||0||81.3%|
|Lab||254 (+2 tell)||0||0||73.1%|