Trade Unions — Refund of Pay to Employers for Hours Worked by Trade Union Officials on Union Business — 11 Jan 2012 at 13:48
The majority of MPs voted against requiring trade unions to refund employers in respect of hours trade union officials spent working on behalf of their union while being paid by their employer.
The motion rejected in this vote was:
- That leave be given to bring in a Bill to provide that pay for hours worked on behalf of trade unions by trade union officials during hours when they are paid by an employer should be refunded to the employer by the trade union; and for connected purposes.
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||1||122 (+2 tell)||0||40.8%|
|Lab||186 (+2 tell)||0||0||72.9%|
|Robert Halfon||Harlow||Con (front bench)||no|
|Michael Crockart||Edinburgh West||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Stephen Gilbert||St Austell and Newquay||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Alan Reid||Argyll and Bute||LDem (front bench)||aye|