Constitutional Reform and Governance Bill — New Clause 88 — Referendum on voting systems — 9 Feb 2010 at 21:45

Dai Havard MP, Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney did not vote.

The majority of MPs voted in favour of a referendum on the voting system for parliamentary elections to be held no later than 31 October 2011.

Technically the vote was on adding a new clause, clause 88, to the Constitutional Reform and Governance Bill

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 (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con0 175 (+2 tell)091.7%
DUP0 5062.5%
Ind3 1066.7%
Lab288 (+2 tell) 0083.1%
LDem57 0090.5%
PC2 0066.7%
SDLP1 0033.3%
SNP5 0071.4%
UUP1 00100.0%
Total:357 181085.6%

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
no rebellions

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

There are lots of plans afoot, including extensive redevelopment of the site and plans for new functionality. To keep up with what's happening, please check out the blog. We're working on updating all the contact details throughout the site, but if you'd like to talk to us about the project, please email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Advertisement - Helping keeping PublicWhip alive