UK Leaving the EU — The Rural Economy — 17 Jan 2017 at 17:59
The majority of MPs voted not to seek statement of the Government's aims for the rural economy, and assurances on the future of agriculture and fisheries, prior to triggering the process of the UK leaving the EU.
The motion supported by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That this House
- is concerned at the possible impact upon the rural economy of the Government’s aim for the UK to leave the EU; and
- calls upon the Government to present to Parliament a clear statement of its aims for the rural economy in negotiations with the EU prior to triggering Article 50, and to give assurances on the future of agriculture, particularly with regard to funding, and fisheries after 2020.
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.
|Party||Majority (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||279 (+2 tell)||0||0||85.4%|
|SNP||0||50 (+2 tell)||0||96.3%|