Local Government Bill [H.L.] — 9 Mar 2000 at 18:04
moved Amendment No. 16:
After Clause 18, insert the following new clause--
:TITLE3:IMPLEMENTATION OF DECISIONS BY A LOCAL AUTHORITY UNDER EXECUTIVE ARRANGEMENTS
(" .--(1) Unless the matter is certified by a proper officer of the authority to be urgent, no decision by a local authority taken under its executive arrangements shall be implemented within less than five working days after the decision.
(2) The proper officer of an authority for the purposes of subsection (1) shall be its monitoring officer unless the authority has designated another officer or officers.
(3) This section shall not apply to decisions solely requiring the preparation of advice or the undertaking of research.").
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 16) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 73; Not-Contents, 76.
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|
|Lab||70 (+2 tell)||0||41.1%|
|LDem||0||26 (+2 tell)||52.8%|