Business of the House — Regional Accountability — 12 Nov 2008 at 16:17
Ann Widdecombe MP, Maidstone and The Weald voted with the majority (Aye).
Question accordingly negatived.
Mr. Deputy Speaker then proceeded to put the Questions necessary for the disposal of the business to be concluded at that hour.
Amendment proposed: (a), in line 6, after '(Cm 7376)', insert
'except that Chairmen of regional select committees shall not be paid.'. - [Andrew Mackinlay.]
Question put, That the amendment be made:-
The House divided: Ayes 239, Noes 237.
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|
|Lab||17 (+2 tell)||236 (+2 tell)||0||73.4%|
|Jeremy Corbyn||Islington North||Lab||aye|
|Paul Flynn||Newport West||Lab||tellaye|
|Mike Gapes||Ilford South||Lab||aye|
|Ian Gibson||Norwich North||Lab||aye|
|Kelvin Hopkins||Luton North||Lab||tellaye|
|Brian Iddon||Bolton South East||Lab||aye|
|Lynne Jones||Birmingham, Selly Oak||Lab||aye|
|John McDonnell||Hayes and Harlington||Lab||aye|
|Gavin Strang||Edinburgh East||Lab||aye|
|Graham Stringer||Manchester, Blackley||Lab||aye|
|David Taylor||North West Leicestershire||Lab||aye|