Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence (Ratification of Convention) Bill — Curtail Debate and Move to Vote — 16 Dec 2016 at 13:11
Dominic Grieve MP, Beaconsfield did not vote.
The majority of MPs voted in favour of curtailing debate on ratifying a European convention aimed at preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence and moving to a vote.
MPs were considering the Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence (Ratification of Convention) Bill.
The motion supported by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That the Question be now put.
Those supporting the motion may have been keen to see time made available for further Bills to be debated. The summary agenda stated:
- If proceedings on the first Bill end before 2.30pm, the second Bill and, possibly, subsequent Bills may be debated in the time remaining.
This vote took place at 1.29pm.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence (Ratification of Convention) Bill
-  House of Commons Summary Agenda, 16 December 2016
-  Record of this vote, House of Commons Hansard, 16 December 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||36||2 (+2 tell)||0||12.2%|
|Lab||48 (+1 tell)||0||0||21.1%|
|SNP||42 (+1 tell)||0||0||79.6%|
|Christopher Chope||Christchurch||Con (front bench)||no|
|Philip Davies||Shipley||Con (front bench)||tellno|
|Philip Hollobone||Kettering||Con (front bench)||no|
|David Nuttall||Bury North||Con (front bench)||tellno|