Constitution for Europe (Referendum) — 12 Nov 2003 at 13:45
I beg to move,
That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision for holding a binding referendum on any Treaty establishing a Constitution for Europe before any Bill relating to the Treaty is presented to Parliament.
Question put, pursuant to Standing Order No. 23 (Motions for leave to bring in Bills and nomination of Select Committees at commencement of public business):-
The House divided: Ayes 145, Noes 233.
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|
|Con||0||110 (+2 tell)||0||68.7%|
|Independent Ulster Unionist||0||1||0||33.3%|
|Lab||233 (+2 tell)||12||0||60.5%|
|Jeremy Corbyn||Islington North||Lab||aye|
|Mr Denzil Davies||Llanelli||Lab||aye|
|Mr Terry Davis||Birmingham, Hodge Hill||Lab||aye|
|David Drew||Stroud||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Kelvin Hopkins||Luton North||Lab||aye|
|Lynne Jones||Birmingham, Selly Oak||Lab||aye|
|John Martin McDonnell||Hayes and Harlington||Lab||aye|
|Mr John McWilliam||Blaydon||Lab||aye|
|Austin Mitchell||Great Grimsby||Lab (minister)||aye|
|David Taylor||North West Leicestershire||Lab||aye|