European Union Referendum Bill — Second Reading — 9 Jun 2015 at 19:36
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU.
The majority of MPs voted in favour of a referendum, to be held before the end of 2017, on whether the United Kingdom should remain a member of the European Union.
MPs were considering the European Union Referendum Bill
The motion supported by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That the Bill be now read a Second time.
The support for the motion means the Bill can continue on its path to becoming law.
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||320 (+2 tell)||0||0||97.6%|
|SNP||0||53 (+2 tell)||0||98.2%|