Fixed Term Parliaments Bill — Clause 2 — Early parliamentary general elections — 1 Dec 2010 at 15:30
David Laws MP, Yeovil voted with the majority (No).
Question accordingly negatived.
More than three hours having elapsed since the commencement of proceedings, the proceedings were interrupted (Programme Orders, 13 September and 24 November ).
The Chair put forthwith the Questions necessary for the disposal of the business to be concluded at that time (Standing Order No. 83D ).
Amendment proposed: 23, in clause 2, page 2, line 17, at end insert-
'(4A) The Speaker shall issue a certificate under subsection (1) or (2) within 24 hours of the relevant conditions being met under subsection (1) or (2).'.- (Chris Bryant.)
Question put, That the amendment be made.
The Committee divided: Ayes 229, Noes 302.
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||250 (+1 tell)||4||0||83.3%|
|Lab||0||210 (+2 tell)||0||82.5%|
|LDem||51 (+1 tell)||0||0||91.2%|
|David Nuttall||Bury North||Con||aye|
|Andrew Turner||Isle of Wight||Con||aye|