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John Prescott MP, Kingston upon Hull East did not vote.
Queen's recommendation having been signified-
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 52(1)(a) (Money resolutions and ways and means resolutions in connection with bills),
That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Hunting Bill, it is expedient to authorise-
(1) the payment out of money provided by Parliament of-
(a) any expenditure incurred by a Minister of the Crown in connection with the Act, and
(b) any increase attributable to the Act in the sums payable out of money so provided under any other enactment, and
(2) the payment of sums into the Consolidated Fund.-[Charlotte Atkins.]
The House divided: Ayes 338, Noes 98.
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||2||93 (+2 tell)||0||59.5%|
|Lab||290 (+2 tell)||0||0||71.2%|
|David Amess||Southend West||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Ann Widdecombe||Maidstone and The Weald||Con||aye|
|Mr John Burnett||Torridge and West Devon||LDem||no|
|John Thurso||Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross||LDem (front bench)||no|
|Sylvia Hermon||North Down||UUP (front bench)||aye|