Transport Bill — Transfer to be to not for profit company — 9 May 2000

Mr Martin Bell MP, Tatton voted in the minority (Aye).

(2) The transfer of property, rights or liabilities under a transfer scheme may be by such means, including sale or lease, and on such terms as the Secretary of State, with the approval of the Treasury, may determine.

(3) A transfer scheme shall not come into force unless a draft of the scheme has been laid before and approved by resolution of each House of Parliament.

(4) A not for profit company to which any property, rights or liabilities have been transferred under a transfer scheme shall not--

(a) issue any shares or share rights; or

(b) pay any dividend or profits to its members.

(5) For purposes of this Part, "not for profit company" means a company--

(a) which has been formed and registered as a company limited by guarantee under the Companies Act 1985 or the Companies (Northern Ireland) Order 1986; and

(b) the membership of which, in the opinion of the Secretary of State includes those who are representative of providers, employees and users of aviation, air travel, air navigation and related services.'.-- [Dr. Strang.]

Brought up, and read the First time.

Motion made, and Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:--

The House divided: Ayes 248, Noes 308.

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Party Summary

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 are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.

What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con0 152095.0%
Ind0 2066.7%
Lab308 (+2 tell) 44 (+2 tell)085.8%
LDem0 43091.5%
PC0 2050.0%
SNP0 3050.0%
UUP0 2022.2%
Total:308 248087.0%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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NameConstituencyPartyVote
Mr Harry BarnesNorth East DerbyshireLabaye
Mr Tony BennChesterfieldLabaye
Mr Andrew BennettDenton and ReddishLabaye
Mr David ChaytorBury NorthLabaye
Mr Michael ClaphamBarnsley West and PenistoneLabaye
Ms Ann ClwydCynon ValleyLabaye
Mr Michael ConnartyFalkirk EastLabaye
Mr Jeremy CorbynIslington NorthLabaye
Mrs Ann CryerKeighleyLabaye
Mr John CryerHornchurchLabaye
Mr Tam DalyellLinlithgowLabaye
Mr Ian DavidsonGlasgow PollokLabaye
Mrs Janet DeanBurtonLabaye
Mr Andrew DismoreHendonLabaye
Mr Jim DobbinHeywood and MiddletonLabaye
Mr Brian H DonohoeCunninghame SouthLabaye
Mrs Gwyneth DunwoodyCrewe and NantwichLabaye
Mr Frank FieldBirkenheadLabaye
Mr Paul FlynnNewport WestLabaye
Mrs Maria FyfeGlasgow MaryhillLabaye
Dr Norman GodmanGreenock and InverclydeLabaye
Mrs Llin GoldingNewcastle-under-LymeLabaye
Mrs Eileen GordonRomfordLabaye
Mr Kelvin HopkinsLuton NorthLabaye
Dr Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabaye
Mr Alan KeenFeltham and HestonLabaye
Mr David LepperBrighton, PavilionLabaye
Mr Terry LewisWorsleyLabaye
Mrs Alice MahonHalifaxLabaye
Dr John MarekWrexhamLabaye
Mr Robert Marshall-AndrewsMedwayLabaye
Mr John McDonnellHayes and HarlingtonLabaye
Mr Bill MichieSheffield, HeeleyLabtellaye
Mr Gordon PrenticePendleLabaye
Mr Gwyn ProsserDoverLabaye
Mr Martin SalterReading WestLabaye
Mr Alan SimpsonNottingham SouthLabaye
Mr Dennis SkinnerBolsoverLabaye
Mr Llew SmithBlaenau GwentLabaye
Mr George StevensonStoke-on-Trent SouthLabaye
Dr Gavin StrangEdinburgh East and MusselburghLabaye
Dr Desmond TurnerBrighton, KemptownLabaye
Mr Robert WareingLiverpool, West DerbyLabaye
Mrs Betty WilliamsConwyLabaye
Mr David WinnickWalsall NorthLabaye
Mr Mike WoodBatley and SpenLabtellaye

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