European Parliamentary Elections Bill — Number of MEPs, electoral regions and electoral system — 26 Feb 1998
Considered in Committee [Progress, 24 February].
Amendment moved [24 February]: No. 26, in page 1, line 24, leave out from 'region' to 'shall' in line 29 on page 2.-- [Mr. Trimble.]
Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.
Amendment proposed: No. 9, in page 1, line 25, leave out from 'be' to end of line 26 and insert
Question put, That the amendment be made:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 100, Noes 274.
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||100 (+2 tell)||0||63.0%|
|Lab||253 (+2 tell)||0||0||61.2%|