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Local Government

Deferred Divisions – in the House of Commons at 5:46 pm on 25th January 2012.

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  • Division number 441
    A majority of MPs voted to require Birmingham City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor.

That the draft City of Birmingham (Mayoral Referendum) Order 2012, which was laid before this House on 5 December, be approved.

The House divided:

Ayes 303, Noes 203.

Division number 441 Draft City of Birmingham (Mayoral Referendum) Order 2012 — May 2012 Referendum on a Directly Elected Mayor

A majority of MPs voted to require Birmingham City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor.

Aye: 303 MPs

No: 203 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Nos: A-Z by last name

Absent: 144 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name

Question accordingly agreed to.