Freedom of Information Bill and Countryside and Rights of Way Bill (Allocation Of Time) — Interpretation — 27 Nov 2000

Dominic Grieve MP, Beaconsfield did not vote.

The Majority voted for a timetable motion which said:

Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments to the Freedom of Information Bill shall be completed at today's sitting and shall, if not previously concluded, be brought to a conclusion at midnight.
Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments to the Countryside and Rights of Way Bill shall be completed on the allotted day and shall, if not previously concluded, be brought to a conclusion at 10.00 p.m. on that day.

This is known as a "guillotine motion" to hurry through the business before the Parliamentary session ends.

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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 113 (+2 tell)071.9%
Independent0 1050.0%
Lab347 (+2 tell) 0083.9%
LDem0 36076.6%
PC0 3075.0%
SNP0 1016.7%
UUP0 2022.2%
Total:347 156078.7%

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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