The election process which determines who is Chief Minister of the Isle of Man could change.
In today's House of Keys sitting, 21 members were in favour of disallowing the Legislative Council from voting.
The motion was proposed by Minister for Policy and Reform Chris Thomas MHK.
Plans will now go to Tynwald parliament in 2018.
Our Political Correspondent Daniel Hewitt looks at what we learned from the local and mayoral elections in the North West.
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Ukip Leader Nigel Farage speaks to Tony Morris ahead of european and local elections.
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County council elections get underway today in Lancashire, Cumbria and Derbyshire. Conservative held Lancashire is expected to be the big batleground. Labour are hoping to regain control, which they lost to the Conservatives in 2009.