Bill Presented — Fiscal Responsibility — New Clause 2 — The reduction in the causes of poverty targets — 9 Dec 2009 at 16:30
'The Secretary of State shall make regulations setting out reduction in the causes of poverty targets.'.- (Andrew Selous.)
Brought up, and read the First time.
Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:-
The House divided: Ayes 206, Noes 289.
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||141 (+2 tell)||0||74.1%|
|Lab||282 (+2 tell)||2||0||81.7%|
|Frank Field||Birkenhead||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Kate Hoey||Vauxhall||Lab (minister)||aye|