Public Bodies Bill — Schedule 1 — Power to Modify or Transfer Functions of Chief Coroner, Deputy Chief Coroner, and their Medical Advisers — 25 Oct 2011 at 21:00
The majority of MPs voted to allow a Minister to, by order, modify or transfer the functions of the Chief Coroner, Deputy Chief Coroners, Medical Advisers to the Chief Coroner and Deputy Medical Advisers to the Chief Coroner.
The amendment rejected in this vote was:
- Amendment 2, page 24, in schedule 5, leave out lines 9 and 10.
Lines 9 and 10 of Schedule 5 list:
- Chief Coroner, Deputy Chief Coroners, Medical Advisers to the Chief Coroner and Deputy Medical Advisers to the Chief Coroner.
Clause 5 of the Bill states:
- (1) A Minister may by order—
- (a) modify the functions of a body, or the holder of an office, specified in Schedule 5, or
- (b) transfer a function of such a person to an eligible person.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Public Bodies Bill
-  Schedule 5 of the Public Bodies Bill as at the time of the vote
-  Clause 5 of the Public Bodies Bill
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||256 (+1 tell)||3 (+1 tell)||0||85.3%|
|Lab||0||214 (+1 tell)||0||83.3%|
|LDem||30 (+1 tell)||1||1||57.9%|
|James Gray||North Wiltshire||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Gordon Henderson||Sittingbourne and Sheppey||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Philip Hollobone||Kettering||Con (front bench)||tellaye|
|Andrew Percy||Brigg and Goole||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Greg Mulholland||Leeds North West||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Ian Swales||Redcar||LDem (front bench)||both|