Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 1 — Police and Crime Commissioners — 12 Sep 2011 at 19:45

The majority of MPs voted in favour of introducing elected police and crime commissioners for each police area in England and Wales outside of London.

MPs were considering the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill[1]. This vote was on the motion:

  • That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 1.

Lords Amendment 1 stated[2]:

  • Page 1, line 6, leave out subsection (1)

The subsection (1) referred to was clause 1(1) of the Bill[3] which stated:

  • There is to be a police and crime commissioner for each police area listed in Schedule 1 to the Police Act 1996 (police areas outside London).


Debate in Parliament | Source |

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Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Alliance0 10100.0%
Con250 (+2 tell) 0082.4%
DUP0 1012.5%
Lab0 214 (+2 tell)083.7%
LDem46 1082.5%
PC0 30100.0%
Total:296 220082.1%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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David WardBradford EastLDem (front bench)no

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