Bank of England and Financial Services Bill — Composition of the Court of Directors of the Bank of England — Regard for Nations and Regions of the UK — 19 Apr 2016 at 15:45
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset did not vote.
The majority of MPs voted against requiring regard for the importance of ensuring a balanced representation from the nations and regions of the United Kingdom when nominating Bank of England directors.
MPs were considering the Bank of England and Financial Services Bill.
The proposed new clause rejected in this vote was titled:
- Composition of the Court of Directors of the Bank of England
- In making nominations to the Court of Directors of the Bank of England, the Chancellor of the Exchequer must have regard to the importance of ensuring a balanced representation from the nations and regions of the United Kingdom.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||297 (+2 tell)||0||0||90.6%|
|SNP||0||42 (+2 tell)||0||81.5%|