Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Consultation Period on New Constituency Boundaries — 8 Feb 2011 at 16:51

Lord Burnett voted against reducing the consultation period on proposed new parliamentary constituencies from 12 to six weeks.

The majority of members of the House of Lords voted against reducing the consultation period on proposed new parliamentary constituencies from 12 to six weeks.

The House of Lords was considering the Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill[1]. The motion rejected in this vote was:

  • Amendment 27GA : Clause 12, line 11, leave out "12" and insert "6"

The section of the Bill affected stated:

  • that representations with respect to the proposed recommendations may be made to the Commission during a specified period of 12 weeks;

this relates to the consultation period for proposed new parliamentary constituency boundaries.

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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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (Not-Content)Minority (Content)Turnout
Bishop0 28.3%
Con165 (+1 tell) 072.8%
DUP0 250.0%
Ind Lab0 1100.0%
Lab0 184 (+2 tell)74.1%
LDem78 (+1 tell) 080.6%
Other0 125.0%
PC0 1100.0%
UUP2 175.0%
Crossbench19 6845.1%
Total:264 26065.3%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

Lords 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 lord who could have voted in this division

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NamePartyVote
Lord Rogan UUPaye

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