Number of MPs in the House of Commons
There have been votes in Parliament on reducing the number of MPs in the House of Commons and reviewing the boundaries of parliamentary constituencies.
Jon Ashworth generally voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons
TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all
of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source
data on PublicWhip.org.uk.
On 29 Jan 2013:
Jon Ashworth voted to postpone reviewing the boundaries of parliamentary constituencies until 2018 and also to delay a review into the effect of reducing the number of MPs
On 19 Oct 2016:
Jon Ashworth was absent for a vote on House of Lords Reform and Size of the House of Commons
On 18 Nov 2016:
Jon Ashworth voted to keep the number of MPs at 650, and permit 5% more flexibility in the variation of the number of electors per constituency.
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