European Parliament (Representation) Bill — Clause 2 — Electoral Commission Recommendations — 3 Feb 2003 at 20:15
I beg to move amendment No. 1, in page 2, line 27 page 2, line 27 [Clause 2], leave out subsection (4) and insert-
'(4) In determining what recommendation to make for the distribution of any total number of MEPs, the Electoral Commission must ensure that-
Question put, That the amendment be made:-
The House divided: Ayes 43, Noes 424.
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||287 (+2 tell)||0||0||70.5%|
|LDem||0||43 (+2 tell)||0||84.9%|