Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Committee (14th Day) — 26 Jan 2011 at 19:57
The Earl of Arran voted with the majority (Not-Content).
Clause 11 : Number and distribution of seats
Moved by Lord Touhig
89BA: Clause 11, page 11, line 26, at end insert-
"(5) If the number of constituencies allocated to Wales under sub-paragraph (3) is fewer than 35, an additional allocation shall be made to Wales to ensure that it has 35 constituencies.
(6) Where an additional allocation is made under sub-paragraph (5) above, sub-paragraph (7) shall apply in place of rule 2.
(7) The electorate of any constituency in Wales shall be-
(a) no less than 95% of the Welsh electoral quota; and
(b) no more than 105% of that quota;
the "Wales electoral quota" meaning W/P, where W is the electorate of Wales and P is the number of constituencies allocated to Wales."
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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Con||118 (+1 tell)||0||53.1%|
|Lab||0||126 (+2 tell)||51.6%|
|LDem||60 (+1 tell)||0||64.9%|