Prime Minister — Clause 1 — initial duties — 20 Jan 2010 at 17:15
I beg to move amendment 4, page 1, line 14, at end add-
'(4) The Chancellor of the Exchequer may, for the purpose of securing sound public finances, by order made by statutory instrument disapply this section in relation to any period of not more than one year beginning with the coming into force of the order.
Question put, That the amendment be made.
The Committee divided: Ayes 203, Noes 276.
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|
|Lab||273 (+2 tell)||0||0||78.8%|
|LDem||0||45 (+2 tell)||0||74.6%|