Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — (Carry-over) — 5 Feb 2013 at 18:52

The majority of MPs voted in favour of allowing same sex couples to marry.

MPs were voting on if the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill ought continue in the next Session of Parliament if its consideration was not concluded.

The text of the motion approved by the majority of MPs was:

  • That if, at the conclusion of this Session of Parliament, proceedings on the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill have not been completed, they shall be resumed in the next Session.

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Debate in Parliament | Source |

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 (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Alliance1 00100.0%
Con207 (+1 tell) 29 (+2 tell)078.4%
DUP0 7087.5%
Green1 00100.0%
Ind0 10100.0%
Lab211 1082.2%
LDem40 (+1 tell) 0073.2%
PC3 00100.0%
SDLP1 0033.3%
Total:464 38079.6%

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
David AmessSouthend WestConno
Andrew BinghamHigh PeakConno
Bob BlackmanHarrow EastConno
Peter BoneWellingboroughContellno
Fiona BruceCongletonConno
William CashStoneConno
Christopher ChopeChristchurchConno
David DaviesMonmouthConno
Philip DaviesShipleyConno
David DavisHaltemprice and HowdenConno
Nadine DorriesMid BedfordshireConno
Richard DraxSouth DorsetConno
James GrayNorth WiltshireConno
Philip HolloboneKetteringContellno
Gerald HowarthAldershotConno
Stewart JacksonPeterboroughConno
Pauline LathamMid DerbyshireConno
Edward LeighGainsboroughConno
Karl McCartneyLincolnConno
Anne McIntoshThirsk and MaltonConno
Stephen McPartlandStevenageConno
David NuttallBury NorthConno
Matthew OffordHendonConno
Jacob Rees-MoggNorth East SomersetConno
Laurence RobertsonTewkesburyConno
John StevensonCarlisleConno
Bob StewartBeckenhamConno
Andrew TurnerIsle of WightConno
Martin VickersCleethorpesConno
Craig WhittakerCalder ValleyConno
John WhittingdaleMaldonConno
Mary GlindonNorth TynesideLabno

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