Water Bill [HL] — 12 Jun 2003 at 11:22
Baroness Billingham was absent
moved Amendment No. 1:
Before Clause 1, insert the following new clause-
"DUTY TO CONSERVE WATER RESOURCES
The Secretary of State shall have a duty to devise and implement measures to ensure that all entities and persons who use water do so without wasting it."
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 1) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 89; 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 (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Con||56 (+2 tell)||0||27.2%|
|Lab||0||68 (+2 tell)||37.2%|
|Viscount Allenby of Megiddo||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Boston of Faversham||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Craig of Radley||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Williamson of Horton||Crossbench (front bench)||no|