Business of the House — Regional Select Committees — 12 Nov 2008 at 16:17
David Laws MP, Yeovil voted in the minority (Aye).
Question accordingly negatived.
Amendment proposed: (c), in line 20, at end, insert-
'(2A) In nominating Members to the Committees under this order, the Committee of Selection shall have regard to the proportion of Members of each party representing constituencies in the relevant region;
(2B) Notwithstanding paragraph (2A), the Committee of Selection shall nominate at least one Member from each of the three largest parties to each Committee.'.- [Simon Hughes.]
Question put, That the amendment be made:-
The House divided: Ayes 229, Noes 231.
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Lab||231 (+2 tell)||12||0||70.0%|
|LDem||0||47 (+2 tell)||0||77.8%|
|Graham Allen||Nottingham North||Lab||aye|
|Jeremy Corbyn||Islington North||Lab||aye|
|Mark Fisher||Stoke-on-Trent Central||Lab||aye|
|Kelvin Hopkins||Luton North||Lab||aye|
|Lynne Jones||Birmingham, Selly Oak||Lab||aye|
|John McDonnell||Hayes and Harlington||Lab||aye|
|Anthony D Wright||Great Yarmouth||Lab||aye|