Opposition Day — Statutory Register of Lobbyists — 25 Jun 2013 at 15:41

John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted against the introduction of a statutory register for all professional lobbyists.

The majority of MPs voted against the introduction of a statutory register for all professional lobbyists.

The motion[1] rejected in this vote was:

  • That this House
  • notes the absence of a Bill to provide for a statutory register of lobbyists in the Queen’s Speech;
  • expresses its concern at the damage which may be inflicted on the reputation of the House in the absence of statutory regulation; and
  • calls on the Government to immediately begin cross-party negotiations with a view to introducing a Bill before the summer recess, which would provide for the creation of a register for all professional lobbyists, with a clear code of conduct which is backed by sanctions in the event of egregious breaches of the code

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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
Alliance0 10100.0%
Con232 (+1 tell) 0076.4%
DUP0 3037.5%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent0 1050.0%
Lab0 212 (+2 tell)082.9%
LDem46 (+1 tell) 0083.9%
PC0 30100.0%
SDLP0 2066.7%
SNP0 5083.3%
Total:278 228079.3%

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

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NameConstituencyPartyVote
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