Backbench Business Committee — 4 Mar 2010 at 15:41

Kevin Brennan MP, Cardiff West voted both ways.

Motion made, and Question proposed,

That this House approves recommendation 17 of the First Report of the Select Committee on Reform of the House of Commons, Session 2008-09, HC 1117, and looks forward to the House being offered the opportunity within 10 sitting weeks of the beginning of the next session of Parliament to establish a backbench business committee and a new category of backbench business, in the light of further consideration by the Procedure Committee. -(Ms Harman.)

Amendment proposed to motion 7 : (b), leave out from 'opportunity' to end and add

'in the light of further consideration by the Procedure Committee, to establish in time for the beginning of the next Parliament a Backbench Business Committee and a new category of backbench business, comprising initially the 15 days allotted to set piece debates; and subsequently days allocated for general debates.- (Sir George Young.)

Question put, That the amendment be made.

The House divided: Ayes 106, Noes 221.

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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
Con28 76 (+2 tell)054.9%
Ind3 0050.0%
Ind Lab1 00100.0%
Lab122 (+2 tell) 28244.1%
LDem57 0090.5%
PC3 00100.0%
SNP6 0085.7%
Total:220 104253.1%

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
Richard BaconSouth NorfolkConno
Tony BaldryBanburyConno
Brian BinleyNorthampton SouthConno
Peter BoneWellingboroughConno
Graham BradyAltrincham and Sale WestConno
Douglas CarswellHarwichConno
William CashStoneConno
Christopher ChopeChristchurchConno
Philip DaviesShipleyConno
Nigel EvansRibble ValleyConno
Mark FieldCities of London and WestminsterConno
Roger GaleNorth ThanetConno
David Heathcoat-AmoryWellsConno
Philip HolloboneKetteringConno
Michael JackFyldeConno
Bernard JenkinNorth EssexConno
Robert KeySalisburyConno
Edward LeighGainsboroughConno
Malcolm MossNorth East CambridgeshireConno
Richard OttawayCroydon SouthConno
Mark PritchardThe WrekinConno
Malcolm RifkindKensington and ChelseaConno
Andrew TurnerIsle of WightConno
Charles WalkerBroxbourneConno
Robert WalterNorth DorsetConno
John WhittingdaleMaldon and East ChelmsfordConno
Ann WintertonCongletonConno
Nicholas WintertonMacclesfieldConno
Kevin BarronRother ValleyLabaye
Margaret BeckettDerby SouthLabaye
Roberta Blackman-WoodsCity of DurhamLabaye
Lyn BrownWest HamLab (minister)aye
Dawn ButlerBrent SouthLab (minister)aye
Liam ByrneBirmingham, Hodge HillLab (minister)aye
Paul ClarkGillinghamLab (minister)aye
Angela EagleWallaseyLab (minister)aye
Maria EagleLiverpool, GarstonLab (minister)aye
Natascha EngelNorth East DerbyshireLabaye
Jim FitzpatrickPoplar and Canning TownLab (minister)aye
Harriet HarmanCamberwell and PeckhamLab (minister)aye
Helen JonesWarrington NorthLab (minister)aye
Barbara KeeleyWorsleyLab (minister)aye
Sadiq KhanTootingLab (minister)aye
David KidneyStaffordLab (minister)aye
Thomas McAvoyRutherglen and Hamilton WestLab (minister)aye
Kerry McCarthyBristol EastLab (minister)aye
Sarah McCarthy-FryPortsmouth NorthLab (minister)aye
Ann McKechinGlasgow NorthLab (minister)aye
Chris MoleIpswichLab (minister)aye
Stephen PoundEaling NorthLabaye
Jonathan R ShawChatham and AylesfordLab (minister)aye
Angela SmithBasildonLab (minister)aye
Stephen TimmsEast HamLab (minister)aye
Michael WillsNorth SwindonLab (minister)aye
Phil WilsonSedgefieldLabaye
Phil WoolasOldham East and SaddleworthLab (minister)aye
Kevin BrennanCardiff WestLab (minister)both
Meg HillierHackney South and ShoreditchLab (minister)both

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