Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence (Ratification of Convention) Bill — Curtail Debate and Hold Vote — 24 Feb 2017 at 12:50
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset did not vote.
The majority of MPs voted to curtail debate and move to a vote on requiring the UK to comply with a European convention aimed at preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence.
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.
The passing of this motion, and moving to a vote, meant there was time to consider a further Bill later that day.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence (Ratification of Convention) Bill
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||42 (+1 tell)||3 (+2 tell)||0||14.5%|
|SNP||46 (+1 tell)||0||0||87.0%|
|Peter Bone||Wellingborough||Con (front bench)||tellno|
|Christopher Chope||Christchurch||Con (front bench)||no|
|Philip Davies||Shipley||Con (front bench)||no|
|Philip Hollobone||Kettering||Con (front bench)||no|
|David Nuttall||Bury North||Con (front bench)||tellno|