– in the House of Commons at 5:09 pm on 7th March 2007.
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Motion made, and Question put,
That this House is of the opinion that a reformed House of Lords should be composed of 50 per cent. elected members and 50 per cent. appointed members.— [Mr. Straw.]
The House divided: Ayes 155, Noes 418.
Question accordingly negatived.
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