Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 11 — number and distribution of seats

Division number 104 in the House of Commons on 1 November 2010.

Lord Darling of Roulanish voted to seek make specified exemptions from the proposal to equalise the number of electors in each parliamentary constituency and voted to guarantee certain areas a whole number of MPs and also to widen the band within which the number of electors of all constituencies must remain.

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted not to make specified exemptions from proposals to equalise the number of electors in each parliamentary constituency and voted against guaranteeing certain areas a whole number of MPs and also against widening the band within which the number of electors in every constituencies must remain.

245 for, 327 against, 0 abstained, 74 absent.

Aye

Tellers: David Hamilton, Angela Smith

No

Tellers: Norman Lamb, Bill Wiggin

Abstained

None