Scotland Bill — New Clause 15 — Abortion — 9 Nov 2015 at 21:30

Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted to give the Scottish Parliament the power to set Scotland's laws on abortion.

The majority of MPs voted to give the Scottish Parliament the power to set Scotland's laws on abortion.

MPs were considering the Scotland Bill[1].

The amendment accepted by the majority of MPs in this vote was:

  • In Part 2 of Schedule 5 to the Scotland Act 1998 (specific reservations) omit Section J1 (abortion).”

An explanatory note accompanying the amendment stated:

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Debate in Parliament | Source |

Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con287 (+2 tell) 0087.6%
DUP2 0025.0%
Green1 00100.0%
Independent2 00100.0%
Lab0 183 (+2 tell)080.1%
LDem1 0012.5%
PC2 0066.7%
SDLP2 0066.7%
SNP52 0094.5%
UUP1 0050.0%
Total:350 183083.5%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
no rebellions

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