Financial Services and Markets Bill — Interpretation — 5 Jun 2000
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (Aye).
Lords amendments No. 181 and 182 agreed to.
Lords amendment: No. 183, in page 70, line 28, leave out from ("a") to end of line 30 and insert
("significantly adverse effect on competition if--
(a) they have, or are intended or likely to have, that effect; or
(b) the effect that they have, or are intended to have, is to require or encourage behaviour which has, or is intended or likely to have, a significantly adverse effect on competition.
( ) If regulating provisions or practices have, or are intended or likely to have, the effect of requiring or encouraging exploitation of the strength of a market position they are to be taken, for the purposes of this Chapter, to have an adverse effect on competition.")
Amendment proposed to the Lords amendment: after "position", insert ', or of prejudicing the competitive position of the United Kingdom,'.--[ Mr. Heathcoat- Amory.]
Question put , That the amendment to the Lords amendment be made:--
The House divided: Ayes 129, Noes 283.
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.
|Party||Majority (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||112 (+2 tell)||0||71.3%|
|Lab||280 (+2 tell)||0||0||68.0%|