Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill — Curtail Debate and Move to Vote — 18 Nov 2016 at 13:33
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted against curtailing the debate on the Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill and holding a vote on its second reading.
MPs were considering the Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill
The majority of MPs voted to curtail debate on the bill and hold a vote on its second reading.
The motion supported by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That the Question be now put.
Agreement to the motion by the majority of MPs led immediately to a vote on the second reading of the Bill under consideration.
It may be those voting to curtail the debate and hold the vote wanted to see debate on a further bill, or bills, occur.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill
-  Hansard, record of division
-  House of Commons, Summary Agenda, 18 Nov 2016
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 (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||4||35 (+2 tell)||0||12.5%|
|Lab||214 (+2 tell)||0||0||93.1%|
|Peter Bone||Wellingborough||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Christopher Chope||Christchurch||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Steve Double||St Austell and Newquay||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Philip Hollobone||Kettering||Con (front bench)||aye|