Bill Presented — Police (detention and bail) bill — Clause 73 — The bank levy — 5 Jul 2011 at 18:36
David Laws MP, Yeovil voted with the majority (No).
Question accordingly negatived.
Amendment proposed: 31, page 42, line 30, at end insert-
‘(2) The Chancellor of the Exchequer shall review the possibility of incorporating a bank financial transaction tax within the bank levy, levied on trading in financial products including stocks, bonds, currencies, commodities, futures and options and publish a report within six months of the passing of this Act, on how the additional revenue raised would be invested to tackle unemployment and reduce poverty in the United Kingdom and to assist in tackling deprivation in the developing world.’.-(John McDonnell.)
The House divided:
Ayes 25, Noes 279.
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||237 (+2 tell)||0||0||78.1%|
|Lab||0||10 (+2 tell)||0||4.7%|
|Andrew George||St Ives||LDem||aye|