House of Lords Reform (No. 2) Bill — Removing absentees and those convicted of a serious offence from the House of Lords — 18 Oct 2013 at 13:21
The majority of MPs voted against proposed reforms to the House of Lords including:
- Allowing members of the House of Lords to retire or resign.
- Making those who do not attend for a whole session lasting more than six months (without permission) cease to be members.
- Removing those convicted of a serious offence from the House of Lords.
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||24 (+2 tell)||5 (+2 tell)||1||11.1%|
|Fiona Bruce||Congleton||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Christopher Chope||Christchurch||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Philip Hollobone||Kettering||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Edward Leigh||Gainsborough||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Julian Lewis||New Forest East||Con (front bench)||aye|
|David Nuttall||Bury North||Con (front bench)||tellaye|
|Jacob Rees-Mogg||North East Somerset||Con (front bench)||tellaye|
|Peter Bottomley||Worthing West||Con (front bench)||both|