After Clause 4

Parliamentary Constituencies Bill – in the House of Commons at 5:30 pm on 10 November 2020.

Alert me about debates like this

Votes in this debate

  • Division number 164
    A majority of MPs voted not to reduce the Government's influence over appointments to the bodies responsible for recommending changes to Parliamentary constituency boundaries.

Motion made, and Question put, That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 6.—(Mike Freer.)

Division number 164 Parliamentary Constituencies Bill — After Clause 4 — The Boundary Commissions: Constitution

A majority of MPs voted not to reduce the Government's influence over appointments to the bodies responsible for recommending changes to Parliamentary constituency boundaries.

Aye: 351 MPs

No: 260 MPs

Aye: A-Z by last name

Tellers

No: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Absent: 35 MPs

Absent: A-Z by last name

The House divided: Ayes 352, Noes 263.

Question accordingly agreed to.

Lords amendment 6 disagreed to.

The list of Members currently certified as eligible for a proxy vote, and of the Members nominated as their proxy, is published at the end of today’s debates.