Tax Credits (Initial Expenditure) Bill — Authorisation of expenditure — 14 May 1998
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (Aye).
Considered in Committee.
I beg to move amendment No. 4, in page 1, line 6, after 'expenditure', insert
'up to a limit of £20 million'.
I beg to move amendment No. 1, in page 1, line 6, leave out
'in doing anything which in his or their opinion is appropriate.'.
Amendment, by leave, withdrawn .
I beg to move amendment No. 7, in page 1, line 15, at end insert--
'(e) an assessment of the compliance costs involved in (c) and (d).'.
Question put , That the amendment be made:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 119, Noes 227.
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||102 (+2 tell)||0||64.2%|
|Lab||227 (+2 tell)||0||0||54.9%|