Trade Unions — Refund of Pay to Employers for Hours Worked by Trade Union Officials on Union Business — 11 Jan 2012 at 13:48

Sheila Gilmore MP, Edinburgh East voted with the majority (Teller for the Noes).

The majority of MPs voted against requiring trade unions to refund employers in respect of hours trade union officials spent working on behalf of their union while being paid by their employer.

The motion rejected in this vote was:

  • That leave be given to bring in a Bill to provide that pay for hours worked on behalf of trade unions by trade union officials during hours when they are paid by an employer should be refunded to the employer by the trade union; and for connected purposes.

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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 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.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Alliance1 00100.0%
Con1 122 (+2 tell)040.8%
DUP0 7087.5%
Green1 00100.0%
Lab186 (+2 tell) 0072.9%
LDem13 3028.1%
PC3 00100.0%
SDLP2 0066.7%
SNP4 0066.7%
Total:211 132054.0%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs 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 MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Robert HalfonHarlowConno
Michael CrockartEdinburgh WestLDemaye
Stephen GilbertSt Austell and NewquayLDemaye
Alan ReidArgyll and ButeLDemaye

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