Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill — Annual increase in basic retirement pension — 3 Apr 2000
(a) the percentage increase in the general level of earnings during the preceding year; or
(b) the percentage increase in the retail prices index during the preceding year,
whichever is the greater.'.-- [Mr. McDonnell.]
Brought up, and read the First time.
Motion made, and Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:--
The House divided: Ayes 75, Noes 240.
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|
|Lab||240 (+2 tell)||39 (+1 tell)||0||67.8%|
|LDem||0||33 (+1 tell)||0||73.9%|