Economy When is a Brexit vote not a Brexit vote? Updated : March 29, 2019 01:56 PM IST May’s Conservatives do not have a majority in the 650-seat parliament, relying on the 10 lawmakers of Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to prop up her government. The Brexit deal was defeated first by a record 230 votes on January 15 and then by 149 votes on March 12. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.