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Hereditary Peers: By-elections

Question for The Senior Deputy Speaker

UIN HL1600, tabled on 30 June 2021

To ask the Senior Deputy Speaker, in the hereditary peers' by-election following the retirement of the Countess of Mar, (1) how many peers were entitled to vote, (2) how many peers voted, (3) how many ballot papers were spoiled, and (4) what was the percentage turnout.

Answered on

8 July 2021

The details of the by-election to replace the Countess of Mar are as follows:

Vacancy Created By:

Number of Members eligible to vote:

Number of Members who voted:

Number of spoiled ballot papers:

Percentage turnout:

The Countess of Mar

783

317

0

40%