Reappointment of Ian Kennedy as Chair of Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority — 22 Oct 2014 at 19:26
George Osborne MP, Tatton voted to reappoint Ian Kennedy as Chair of the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority.
The Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) is the body created by Parliament to independently oversee and regulate MPs’ business costs and expenses.
Mr Kennedy served as the chair of the authority since it was created in 2009.
The motion supported by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That an Humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that Her Majesty will appoint Professor Sir Ian Kennedy to the office of the Chair of the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority from the end of his current term until 1 June 2016.
-  About Us page on the Parliamentary Standards Authority website
-  Webpage on Professor Sir Ian Kennedy, IPSA Chair, on the Parliamentary Standards Authority website
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
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|
|Steven Baker||Wycombe||Con (front bench)||no|
|Philip Davies||Shipley||Con (front bench)||no|
|Nadine Dorries||Mid Bedfordshire||Con (front bench)||no|
|Jason McCartney||Colne Valley||Con (front bench)||no|
|Bill Wiggin||North Herefordshire||Con||no|
|Jeremy Corbyn||Islington North||Lab (minister)||no|
|Fabian Hamilton||Leeds North East||Lab (minister)||no|
|Helen Jones||Warrington North||Lab (minister)||no|
|John Martin McDonnell||Hayes and Harlington||Lab (minister)||no|
|Alan Meale||Mansfield||Lab (minister)||no|
|Ian Mearns||Gateshead||Lab (minister)||no|
|Joan Ruddock||Lewisham, Deptford||Lab||no|
|Malcolm Bruce||Gordon||LDem (front bench)||no|
|Stephen Gilbert||St Austell and Newquay||LDem (front bench)||no|
|Greg Mulholland||Leeds North West||LDem (front bench)||no|
|Bob Russell||Colchester||LDem (front bench)||no|