European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — New Clause 4 — Conduct of elections under a pilot order — 16 Dec 2003 at 15:45
'Any pilot order made under section 2 may make provision for-
(a) all-postal voting; or
(b) any combination of postal voting and voting in person at a polling station;
but may not make provision for any other manner of conducting an election.'.-[Mr. Heath.]
Brought up, and read the First time.
Motion made, and Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:-
The House divided: Ayes 185, Noes 296.
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||125 (+1 tell)||0||77.3%|
|Independent Ulster Unionist||0||3||0||100.0%|
|Lab||295 (+2 tell)||0||0||72.8%|
|LDem||0||45 (+1 tell)||0||85.2%|