Deferred Divisions — Tax Simplification (Joint Committee) — 20 Dec 2000
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted with the majority (Aye).
That it is expedient that a Joint Committee of both Houses be appointed to consider tax simplification bills, and in particular to consider whether each bill committed to it preserves the effect of the existing law, subject to any minor changes which may be desirable.
The House divided: Ayes 520, Noes 4.
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|
|Eric Forth||Bromley and Chislehurst||Con||no|
|Mr Andrew Hunter||Basingstoke||Con||no|
|Anne McIntosh||Vale of York||Con (front bench)||no|
|Mr Denzil Davies||Llanelli||Lab||no|