European Union (Referendum) Bill — 17 Oct 2014 at 13:20
The majority of MPs voted for a referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union to be held before 31 December 2017.
The motion supported by the majority of MPs taking part in the vote was:
- That the Bill be now read a Second time.
-  Parliament's webpage on the European Union Referendum Bill 2014-15
-  Text of the European Union Referendum Bill 2014-15
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||276 (+2 tell)||0 (+2 tell)||0||92.4%|
|Peter Bone||Wellingborough||Con (front bench)||tellno|
|Ben Wallace||Wyre and Preston North||Con (front bench)||tellno|