International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill — Move to a Vote on Third Reading — 5 Dec 2014 at 13:49
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset did not vote.
The majority of MPs voted to curtail debate and move to a vote on setting a target of spending 0.7% of national income on international aid.
MPs were considering the International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill. The Bill provides for a target of at least 0.7% of national income being spent on international aid and includes arrangements for evaluation of that aid spending.
This vote was on the motion:
- That the Question be now put.
The question under consideration at the time was:
- That the Bill be now read a Third time.
Support for the Bill at its third reading would enable it to continue on its path to becoming law.
-  Parliament's webpage on the MPs were considering the International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill
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||38||4 (+2 tell)||0||14.5%|
|Lab||78 (+1 tell)||0||0||30.6%|
|LDem||23 (+1 tell)||0||0||42.9%|
|Christopher Chope||Christchurch||Con (front bench)||tellno|
|Philip Davies||Shipley||Con (front bench)||tellno|
|Philip Hollobone||Kettering||Con (front bench)||no|
|Edward Leigh||Gainsborough||Con (front bench)||no|
|David Nuttall||Bury North||Con (front bench)||no|
|Jacob Rees-Mogg||North East Somerset||Con (front bench)||no|