Labelling of Halal and Kosher Meat — 24 Apr 2012 at 16:18
Sam Gyimah MP, East Surrey voted both ways.
The majority of MPs voted against requiring products containing halal and kosher meat to be labelled as such.
The motion rejected by the majority of MPs was:
- That leave be given to bring in a Bill to introduce compulsory labelling of halal and kosher meat and products containing halal and kosher meat by retailers at the point of sale; and for connected purposes.
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||19 (+1 tell)||48 (+2 tell)||1||23.2%|
|Lab||49 (+1 tell)||7||0||22.2%|