Road Safety Bill [HL] — income from safey cameras — 22 Nov 2005 at 15:20
moved Amendment No. 1:
After Clause 1, insert the following new clause-
"APPLICATION OF SURPLUS INCOME FROM SAFETY CAMERA ENFORCEMENT
In section 38 of the Vehicles (Crime) Act 2001 (c. 3) (unified power for Secretary of State to fund speed cameras etc.), after subsection (5) insert-
"(6) The relevant national authority may make regulations to permit in specified circumstances income from the enforcement of offences under subsection (2), over and above such income as is required to cover expenditure on the operation of a safety camera scheme, to be used in connection with the provision by the relevant local transport authority of local transport facilities or related environmental improvements, including road safety measures.""
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 1) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 166; Not-Contents, 125
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||95 (+1 tell)||0||45.5%|
|Lab||1||115 (+2 tell)||55.9%|
|LDem||37 (+1 tell)||0||51.4%|
|Lord Boston of Faversham||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Haskins||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Stevens of Kirkwhelpington||Crossbench||no|