Transport for London Bill — Reintroduction — Curtailment of Debate — 16 Nov 2015 at 22:10

Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted to curtail the debate on reintroducing the Transport for London Bill, a Bill which sets out what the organisation can do with its assets.

The majority of MPs voted to curtail the debate on reintroducing the Transport for London Bill[1] a Bill, intended to allow the organisation to utilise its assets in ways that are consistent with the wider long-term public good.

The question rejected in this vote was:

  • That the Question be now put.

According to Parliament's webpage on The Bill[1] it:

  • enables TfL subsidiaries to mortgage or charge any of its property as security for money which it has borrowed or otherwise owes
  • changes the rules relating to TfL’s ability to carry out activities through a company limited by shares, or enter into limited partnerships (whether to promote or assist)
  • extends the powers of TfL’s subsidiaries in respect of risk mitigation investments.

==

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
Con139 (+2 tell) 0042.7%
DUP2 1037.5%
Green0 10100.0%
Lab0 27 (+2 tell)012.6%
LDem0 000.0%
Total:141 29030.1%

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
Jim ShannonStrangfordDUP (front bench)no

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

There are lots of plans afoot, including extensive redevelopment of the site and plans for new functionality. To keep up with what's happening, please check out the blog. We're working on updating all the contact details throughout the site, but if you'd like to talk to us about the project, please email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Advertisement - Helping keeping PublicWhip alive