Energy Bill — Clause 42 — Energy Efficiency Requirement for Landlords of Private Rental Properties — 14 Sep 2011 at 18:00

Graeme Morrice MP, Livingston voted for a law setting out the energy efficiency improvements landlords of private rental properties are required to make (rather than just setting a required level of energy efficiency).

The majority of MPs voted against a law setting out the energy efficiency improvements landlords of private rental properties are required to make (preferring to just set a required level of energy efficiency).

MPs were considering the Energy Bill[1] when they voted on:

  • Amendment: 4, page 28, line 7, at end insert
  • ‘such that the property shall not fall below the level of energy efficiency specified in subsection (1)(c).

The amendment would have added the above text to sub clause 42(3)[2] which described what the Secretary of State must make regulations requiring landlords of private rental properties to do, the clause stated:

  • The obligation is to make to the property such relevant energy efficiency improvements as are provided for by the regulations.

The amendment would have required the Secretary of State to set out in regulations what energy efficiency improvements landlords of private rental properties are required to make (rather than just to set a required level of energy efficiency).

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Debate in Parliament | 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 are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.

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

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con245 (+2 tell) 0181.0%
DUP0 2025.0%
Green0 10100.0%
Lab0 102039.5%
LDem32 12 (+2 tell)080.7%
PC0 30100.0%
SDLP0 1033.3%
SNP0 60100.0%
Total:277 127163.7%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs 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 MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Gordon HendersonSittingbourne and SheppeyConboth
Annette BrookeMid Dorset and North PooleLDemaye
Michael CrockartEdinburgh WestLDemaye
Don FosterBathLDemaye
Mike HancockPortsmouth SouthLDemaye
Julian HuppertCambridgeLDemaye
John LeechManchester, WithingtonLDemtellaye
Greg MulhollandLeeds North WestLDemaye
Tessa MuntWellsLDemtellaye
John PughSouthportLDemaye
Dan RogersonNorth CornwallLDemaye
Ian SwalesRedcarLDemaye
David WardBradford EastLDemaye
Mark WilliamsCeredigionLDemaye
Stephen WilliamsBristol WestLDemaye

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