Business of the House — 20 Jul 2009 at 23:19
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset did not vote.
I beg to move amendment (a), line 3, at end insert-
'( ) arrangements for Ministers who are members of the House of Lords to respond in this House to questions for oral answer and to pilot legislative proposals through this House on matters within their Ministerial responsibilities.'.
Question put forthwith, That the Question be now put.
The House divided: Ayes 218, Noes 41.
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 (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||18 (+2 tell)||0||10.4%|
|Lab||215 (+2 tell)||1||0||62.5%|
|Andrew MacKinlay||Thurrock||Lab (minister)||no|
|David Howarth||Cambridge||LDem (front bench)||aye|