European Union (Referendum) Bill — Closure Motion — 5 Jul 2013 at 14:00

George Osborne MP, Tatton voted in favour of stopping debate and moving to a vote on proposals for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU.

The majority of MPs voted to stop debating the European Union (Referendum) Bill[1] and move to voting on it.

The vote was held at 14.40 in the afternoon after an 09.35 start of the debate.

The motion voted on was:

"That the Question be now put."

The motion was moved under House of Commons Standing Order No. 36[2]

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
Con293 (+2 tell) 0096.7%
DUP5 0062.5%
Lab7 30 (+2 tell)015.1%
LDem0 000.0%
Total:305 30054.1%

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
Ian DavidsonGlasgow South WestLab (minister)aye
Roger GodsiffBirmingham, Hall GreenLabaye
Kate HoeyVauxhallLab (minister)aye
Kelvin HopkinsLuton NorthLab (minister)aye
Dennis SkinnerBolsoverLabaye
Graham StringerBlackley and BroughtonLab (minister)aye
Gisela StuartBirmingham, EdgbastonLab (minister)aye

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