Commission for the Compact — New Clause 4 — Loitering: decriminalisation of under 18 year olds — 19 May 2009 at 21:00
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset did not vote.
'(1) The Street Offences Act 1959 (c. 57) is amended as follows.
(2) In subsection (1) of section 1, after "prostitute", insert "aged 18 or over"'.- (Dr. Evan Harris.)
Question put, That the clause be added to the Bill.
The House divided: Ayes 64, Noes 286.
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||279 (+2 tell)||11||0||83.4%|
|LDem||0||47 (+2 tell)||0||77.8%|
|Jeremy Corbyn||Islington North||Lab||aye|
|Neil Gerrard||Walthamstow||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Ian Gibson||Norwich North||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Kate Hoey||Vauxhall||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Brian Iddon||Bolton South East||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Glenda Jackson||Hampstead and Highgate||Lab||aye|
|Lynne Jones||Birmingham, Selly Oak||Lab (minister)||aye|
|John Martin McDonnell||Hayes and Harlington||Lab||aye|
|Austin Mitchell||Great Grimsby||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Alan Simpson||Nottingham South||Lab||aye|
|Dennis Skinner||Bolsover||Lab (minister)||aye|