Local Government

Deferred Divisions – in the House of Commons at 8:20 pm on 1st February 2012.

Alert me about debates like this

Votes in this debate

  • Division number 453
    A majority of MPs voted to require Bristol City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor.

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

The House divided:

Ayes 321, Noes 212.

Division number 453 Draft City of Bristol (Mayoral Referendum) Order 2012 — May 2012 Referendum on a Directly Elected Mayor

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

Aye: 321 MPs

No: 212 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Nos: A-Z by last name

Absent: 117 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name

Question accordingly agreed to.