Votes (Commons) > casting
This index term is related to the following paragraphs within Erskine May:
Casting vote of Speaker
Decisions and divisions
"If the numbers in a division are equal, the Speaker must give the casting vote. In the performance of this duty to give a casting vote, the Speaker is at liberty to vote like any other Member, according to conscience, without assigning a reason; but,..."
Paragraph 20.89–20.94, in Part 3, Chapter 20
* denotes reference is in the footnotes for the paragraph.