Railways (Public Sector Operators) — 29 Oct 2014 at 12:50
The majority of MPs voted to permit public sector railway operators.
The motion supported by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Railways Act 1993 to permit public sector railway operators; and for connected purposes.
The text of the Bill was not available at the time of the vote.
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||0||36 (+2 tell)||0||12.5%|
|Lab||171 (+2 tell)||0||0||67.1%|
|Alan Beith||Berwick-upon-Tweed||LDem (front bench)||no|
|Robert Smith||West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine||LDem (front bench)||no|