Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 1 — Police and Crime Commissioners — 12 Sep 2011 at 19:45
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in favour of introducing elected police and crime commissioners for each police area in England and Wales outside of London.
The majority of MPs voted in favour of introducing elected police and crime commissioners for each police area in England and Wales outside of London.
MPs were considering the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill. This vote was on the motion:
- That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 1.
Lords Amendment 1 stated:
- Page 1, line 6, leave out subsection (1)
The subsection (1) referred to was clause 1(1) of the Bill which stated:
- There is to be a police and crime commissioner for each police area listed in Schedule 1 to the Police Act 1996 (police areas outside London).
-  Parliament's webpage on the http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld201011/ldbills/062/11062.i-v.html
-  Lords Amendments 22 July 2011
-  Version of the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill to which the amendments relate
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 (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||250 (+2 tell)||0||0||82.4%|
|Lab||0||214 (+2 tell)||0||83.7%|
|David Ward||Bradford East||LDem (front bench)||no|