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Peers: By-elections

Question for The Senior Deputy Speaker

UIN HL2269, tabled on 21 July 2021

To ask the Senior Deputy Speaker, following the recent hereditary peers by-election after the retirement of Lord Elton, how many peers (1) were entitled to vote, (2) voted; how many ballot papers were spoilt; and what the percentage turnout was.

Answered on

22 July 2021

The details of the by-election to replace Lord Elton are as follows:

Vacancy Created By:

Number of Members eligible to vote:

Number of Members who voted:

Number of spoiled ballot papers:

Percentage turnout:

Lord Elton

785

237

0

30%