Opposition Day — Office for Budget Responsibility — Independent Audit of Spending and Tax Commitments in Manifestos — 25 Jun 2014 at 18:50
The majority of MPs voted against the Office for Budget Responsibility independently auditing the spending and tax commitments in the general election manifestos of the main political parties.
The motion rejected in this vote was:
- That this House
- believes the role of the Office for Budget Responsibility should be enhanced to allow it to independently audit the spending and tax commitments in the general election manifestos of the main political parties, and
- calls for legislative proposals to enable this to be brought forward at the earliest opportunity.
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||244 (+1 tell)||0||0||80.3%|
|Lab||0||214 (+2 tell)||0||83.7%|
|LDem||43 (+1 tell)||0||0||78.6%|