Scotland Bill — Constituencies, regions and regional members — 11 Nov 1998
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (No).
Lords amendments considered.
Lords amendment: No. 215, in page 57, line 5, after ("constituencies") insert ("of the Scottish Parliament")
I beg to move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in the said amendment.
With this, it will be convenient to consider Lords amendments Nos. 216 to 220.
It being one and a half hours after the commencement of proceedings on consideration of the Bill, Mr. Deputy Speaker, pursuant to the Order [this day], put forthwith the Question already proposed from the Chair.
Question put, That this House disagree, with the Lords in the said amendment:--
The House divided: Ayes 303, Noes 173.
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 (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||130 (+2 tell)||0||81.5%|
|Lab||303 (+2 tell)||1||0||73.4%|
|Dennis Canavan||Falkirk West||whilst Lab||no|