Road Safety Bill [HL] — new clause — speed limit sign intervals — 22 Nov 2005 at 19:16

Baroness Masham of Ilton voted in the minority (Content).

moved Amendment No. 22:

After Clause 17, insert the following new clause-


In section 85 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (c. 27) (traffic signs indicating speed restrictions), after subsection (4) insert-

"(4A) Where street lighting is furnished by means of lamps placed not more than 200 yards apart, traffic signs for indicating speed restrictions shall be placed at regular intervals.""

On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 22) shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 82; Not-Contents, 109

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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 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 3617.1%
Crossbench0 105.5%
Green0 1100.0%
Independent Labour0 1100.0%
Judge1 010.0%
Lab105 (+2 tell) 050.7%
LDem0 31 (+2 tell)44.6%
Total:106 7927.4%

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