Local Government Bill [H.L.] — 28 Feb 2000 at 16:38
Clause 3 [Limits on power to promote well-being]:
moved Amendment No. 6:
Page 2, line 30, leave out subsection (2) and insert--
("( ) A local authority, in considering expenditure relating to section 2(1), may only spend money, whether raised by precept, borrowing or otherwise, up to a sum limited in any one year by the amount that would be raised if the level of the Council Tax precept on a Band D house within its area were increased by £2.").
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 6) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 66; Not-Contents, 135.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Con||0||56 (+2 tell)||26.1%|
|Lab||104 (+2 tell)||0||60.6%|