Water Bill [HL] — 24 Jun 2003 at 17:49

Lord Newby voted in the minority (Content).

moved Amendment No. 57:

Page 44, line 35, at end insert-

"(1A) In particular, before any alteration to the water pricing or consumer charging regimes, the Authority shall receive guidance to-

(a) define a household income to water charge ratio below which consumers will be regarded as likely to have difficulty in paying such charges; and

(b) set out such new measures to be undertaken by the Secretary of State or the Assembly as will address such difficulties."

On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 57) shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 45; Not-Contents, 126.

Debate in Parliament | Historical Hansard | Source |

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

PartyMajority (Not-Content)Minority (Content)Turnout
Con0 00.0%
Lab115 (+2 tell) 061.3%
LDem0 36 (+2 tell)58.5%
Crossbench9 79.5%
Total:124 4326.8%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

Lords 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 lord who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Party | Vote

no rebellions

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

There are lots of plans afoot, including extensive redevelopment of the site and plans for new functionality. To keep up with what's happening, please check out the blog. We're working on updating all the contact details throughout the site, but if you'd like to talk to us about the project, please email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Advertisement - Helping keeping PublicWhip alive