Road Safety Bill [HL] — speed limits for villages — 10 Jan 2006 at 15:52
Lord Grocott voted with the majority (Teller for the Not-Contents).
moved Amendment No. 3:
After Clause 19, insert the following new clause-
"NATIONAL SPEED LIMIT FOR VILLAGES
(1) There shall be a national speed limit of 30 miles per hour for villages.
(2) A "village" for the purposes of this Act shall be a settlement of 20 or more houses located along more than 600 metres of the highway.
(3) The limit referred to under subsection (1) shall come into force twelve months after the day on which this Act is passed."
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 3) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 76; Not-Contents, 158
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 (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Lab||136 (+2 tell)||0||66.0%|
|LDem||0||46 (+2 tell)||64.9%|
|Lord Blackwell||Con (front bench)||no|
|Lord Chorley||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Greenway||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|The Earl of Listowel||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Moser||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Palmer||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|The Earl of Sandwich||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Sutherland of Houndwood||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Maginnis of Drumglass||UUP||aye|