Orders of the Day — Clause 154 — Rules — 26 Nov 2008 at 19:15

David Laws MP, Yeovil voted with the majority (No).

Amendment made: No. 40, in page 83, line 41, at end insert-

'(6) Section 413(2) of the Insolvency Act 1986 (rules: duty to consult Insolvency Rules Committee) shall not apply to the first set of rules which is made in reliance on this section.'.- [Mark Tami.]

Amendment proposed: No. 5, in page 86, line 7, leave out clause 164 .-[Mr. Hoban.]

Question put, That the amendment be made:-

The House divided: Ayes 133, Noes 296.

Debate in Parliament | Source |

Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con0 127 (+2 tell)066.8%
DUP1 1022.2%
Ind1 2050.0%
Lab257 (+2 tell) 0074.0%
LDem29 1250.8%
PC1 0033.3%
SNP4 0057.1%
Total:293 131268.1%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Mike HancockPortsmouth SouthLDemaye
Lorely BurtSolihullLDem (front bench)both
Willie RennieDunfermline and West FifeLDem (front bench)both

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