Business of the House — Time for Consideration of Private Members' Bills — 10 Dec 2013 at 14:21
The majority of MPs voted to move consideration of Private Members Bills to the end of the day on the 10th of December 2013.
The motion approved by the majority of MPs was:
- That, at today’s sitting, notwithstanding Standing Order No. 20 (Time for taking private business), the Private Business set down by the Chairman of Ways and Means may be entered upon at any hour, and may then be proceeded with, though opposed, for three hours, after which the Speaker shall interrupt the business.
- seven o’clock on any specified Monday, four o’clock on any specified Tuesday or Wednesday or two o’clock on any specified Thursday.
The 10th of December 2013 was a Tuesday.
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 (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||217 (+2 tell)||4 (+2 tell)||0||73.8%|
|Peter Bone||Wellingborough||Con (front bench)||tellno|
|Christopher Chope||Christchurch||Con (front bench)||no|
|Philip Davies||Shipley||Con (front bench)||no|
|Mark Field||Cities of London and Westminster||Con (front bench)||no|
|Philip Hollobone||Kettering||Con (front bench)||tellno|
|David Nuttall||Bury North||Con (front bench)||no|
|Sammy Wilson||East Antrim||DUP (front bench)||no|