Orders of the Day — New Clause 5 — Coming into force of Part 7 — 1 Jul 2008 at 20:15
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (Aye).
'The provisions contained in Part 7 of this Act shall not come into force until-
(a) the Treasury has prepared and laid before the House of Commons a report setting out the safeguards available to taxpayers and third parties in respect of HMRC's powers contained in Part 7 of this Act; and
(b) the House of Commons has by resolution approved the report.'.- [Mr. Gauke.]
Brought up, and read the First time.
Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:-
The House divided: Ayes 214, Noes 295.
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||148 (+2 tell)||0||78.1%|
|Lab||293 (+2 tell)||0||0||84.3%|