Communities and Local Government — Backbench Business Committee — 12 Mar 2012 at 17:46
John Whittingdale MP, Maldon voted in the minority (Aye).
Question accordingly negatived.
Amendment proposed:(a), at end of paragraph (1), after ‘choose’, insert:
‘; and that the members of those parties who would not otherwise be represented on the Committee, or of no party, should choose one Member to represent them on the Committee by a secret ballot of those Members’.-(Natascha Engel.)
Question put, That the amendment be made.
The House divided:
Ayes 101, Noes 166.
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||134 (+1 tell)||33||0||54.9%|
|LDem||20 (+1 tell)||13||0||59.6%|
|SNP||0||2 (+2 tell)||0||66.7%|