Greater London Authority (Referendum) Bill — 24 Nov 1997
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (Aye).
It being after Ten o'clock, The Chairman left the Chair to report progress and ask leave to sit again.
Committee report progress.
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 15 (Exempted business),
That, at this day's sitting, the Greater London Authority (Referendum) Bill may be proceeded with, though opposed, until any hour.-- [Mr. McFall.]
Question agreed to.
Again considered in Committee .
Amendment proposed: No. 26, in clause 7, page 3, line 31, at end insert--
Question put, That the amendment be made:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 120, Noes 327.
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||0||120 (+2 tell)||0||75.3%|
|Lab||294 (+2 tell)||0||0||71.0%|