Fixed Term Parliaments Bill — Clause 1 — Both Houses of Parliament to Approve General Election Date

Division number 326 in the House of Commons on 13 July 2011.

Danny Alexander was absent for a vote on Fixed Term Parliaments Bill — Clause 1 — Both Houses of Parliament to Approve General Election Date

A majority of MPs voted against requiring a resolution of both Houses of Parliament to approve the date of a general election.

311 for, 241 against, 1 abstained, 93 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Shailesh Vara, Jeremy Wright

No

Tellers: David Hamilton, Phil Wilson

Abstained