Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts

Ceidwadwyr Peer

Equalise Number of Electors Per Parliamentary Constituency

There have been votes in Parliament on equalising the number of people who elect each MP. Specific votes have been held on if there ought be exceptions to rules aimed at equalising the size of constituencies for special cases such as Cornwall and the Isle of Wight.

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Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts generally voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency

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Major votes

  • On 16 Chw 2011: Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts wedi pleidleisio against allowing geographical considerations or local ties to justify greater variation from the mean number of electors in a parliamentary constituency. Show vote
  • On 9 Chw 2011: Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts wedi pleidleisio against allowing geographical considerations or local ties to justify greater variation from the mean number of electors in a parliamentary constituency. Show vote
  • On 9 Chw 2011: Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts wedi pleidleisio against requiring Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly to be included in parliamentary constituencies which are wholly in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Show vote
  • On 9 Chw 2011: Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts wedi pleidleisio against requiring that the number of MPs from each of Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland will remain within 10 per cent of the current number. Show vote
  • On 26 Ion 2011: Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts wedi pleidleisio against requiring a minimum of 35 MPs for Wales. Show vote
  • On 19 Ion 2011: Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts wedi pleidleisio to require Parliamentary constituencies covering the Isle of Wight to be wholly in the Isle of Wight and to exempt them from a rule requiring equal numbers of electors per constituency. Show vote

Minor votes

  • On 9 Chw 2011: Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts wedi pleidleisio not to require the number of members of the House of Lords be capped before reducing the number of MPs. Show vote

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