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Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (Aye).
Amendment proposed: No. 88, in page 94, line 21, leave out from beginning to "have" and insert-
"As a matter of voluntary discretion, a person may"-[Mr. Syms.]
Question put, That the amendment be made:-
The House divided: Ayes 177, Noes 290.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
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||128 (+2 tell)||0||79.8%|
|Lab||289 (+2 tell)||0||0||71.3%|