The Chairman of Ways and Means took the Chair as Deputy Speaker (Standing Order No. 3). — 8 May 2009 at 09:30
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare did not vote.
I beg to move, That the House sit in private.
Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 163).
The House divided: Ayes 0, Noes 56.
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|
|Con||28 (+2 tell)||0 (+2 tell)||0||16.6%|
|Mike Penning||Hemel Hempstead||Con (front bench)||tellaye|
|Jeremy Wright||Rugby and Kenilworth||Con (front bench)||tellaye|