Equal Pay (Transparency) Bill — 16 Dec 2014 at 14:29
The majority of MPs voted to require those employing more than 250 employees to publish information showing any differences in the pay of male and female employees.
The motion supported by the majority of MPs taking part in this vote was:
- That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require the Secretary of State to make Regulations under Section 78 of the Equality Act 2010 to require employers of more than 250 employees to publish information relating to the pay of employees for the purpose of showing whether there are differences in the pay of male and female employees; and for connected purposes.
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|
|Lab||191 (+2 tell)||0 (+2 tell)||0||75.6%|
|Adam Afriyie||Windsor||Con (front bench)||no|
|Heidi Alexander||Lewisham East||Lab (minister)||tellno|
|Aidan Burley||Cannock Chase||Con||no|
|Christopher Chope||Christchurch||Con (front bench)||no|
|Stewart Jackson||Peterborough||Con (front bench)||no|
|David Nuttall||Bury North||Con (front bench)||no|
|Bridget Phillipson||Houghton and Sunderland South||Lab (minister)||tellno|
|Laurence Robertson||Tewkesbury||Con (front bench)||no|
|John Whittingdale||Maldon||Con (front bench)||no|
|Matthew Offord||Hendon||Con (front bench)||both|