Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 16 — Review Civil Partnerships Following Introduction of Same-Sex Marriage — 20 May 2013 at 22:00
The majority of MPs voted for a review of the operation and future of civil partnerships following the introduction of same sex marriages.
- The Secretary of State must arrange for the operation and future of the Civil Partnership Act 2004 in England and Wales to be reviewed
and goes on to give details of the provision.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013
-  Proposed New Clause 16 to the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill, Official Record, House of Commons, 20 May 2013
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||139 (+1 tell)||48 (+2 tell)||0||62.3%|
|LDem||44 (+1 tell)||0||0||78.9%|