European Union (Referendum) Bill — Closure Motion on Debate on Eligibility to Vote in Referendum on the UK Membership of the EU — 8 Nov 2013 at 12:15
Kelvin Hopkins MP, Luton North voted to close the debate on who ought be eligible to vote in a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU and move to votes on the matter.
The majority of MPs voted to stop debating the European Union (Referendum) Bill, specifically the question of who ought be eligible to vote in a referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union and move straight to a vote on that subject.
The motion voted on was:
"That the Question be now put."
The motion was moved under House of Commons Standing Order No. 36
This was a procedural motion. See details of the subsequent substantive vote
-  European Union (Referendum) Bill page on the Parliament website
-  House of Commons Standing Order No. 36
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||288 (+2 tell)||0||0||95.1%|
|Lab||4||32 (+2 tell)||0||14.7%|
|Kate Hoey||Vauxhall||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Kelvin Hopkins||Luton North||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Graham Stringer||Blackley and Broughton||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Keith Vaz||Leicester East||Lab (minister)||aye|