Local Government Finance — 5 Feb 1998

Dominic Grieve MP, Beaconsfield voted in the minority (No).


That the Local Government Finance Report (England) 1998-99 (HC 506), which was laid before this House on 2nd February, be approved.

It being after Ten o'clock, Mr. Deputy Speaker proceeded, pursuant to Order [3 February], to put forthwith the Questions necessary to dispose of proceedings on the motions relating to local government finance.

Motion made, and Question put,

That the Special Grant Report (No. 31) (HC 507), which was laid before this House on 2nd February, be approved.--[ Ms Armstrong. ]

The House divided: Ayes 257, Noes 109.

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Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con0 71 (+2 tell)045.1%
Lab257 (+2 tell) 0062.1%
LDem0 38082.6%
Total:257 109059.2%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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