Local Government Finance Bill — Third Reading — 22 Oct 2012 at 16:38

Amendment 2

Moved by Lord Tope

2: Before Clause 9, insert the following new Clause-

"Power to make grants discretionary

(1) Section 11 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992 (discounts) is amended as follows.

(2) After subsection (5) insert-

"(6) Notwithstanding subsection (3) above, the billing authority shall have discretion to set the appropriate percentage at a rate between 20 and 25 per cent.

(7) In subsection (6) above, the discretion to set the appropriate percentage at a rate other than 25 per cent shall not be exercisable for pensioners.

(8) In subsection (7) above "pensioner" means a person who has attained the qualifying age for state pension credit.""

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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
Con129 (+1 tell) 259.2%
DUP1 025.0%
Ind Lab1 0100.0%
Lab136 256.8%
LDem16 (+1 tell) 29 (+2 tell)49.5%
Other1 025.0%
UKIP1 050.0%
Crossbench10 2920.4%
Total:295 6247.2%

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

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NamePartyVote
Lord Bowness Conaye
Lord Jenkin of RodingConaye
Lord Smith of LeighLabaye
Lord Williams of BaglanLabaye
Lord Addington LDemno
Lord Dykes LDemno
Viscount Falkland LDemno
Baroness Garden of FrognalLDemno
The Earl of GlasgowLDemno
Lord Hussain LDemno
Lord Lee of TraffordLDemno
Baroness Maddock LDemno
Lord Newby LDemtellno
Baroness Northover LDemno
Baroness Randerson LDemno
Lord Sharkey LDemno
Lord Stephen LDemno
Lord Stoneham of DroxfordLDemno
Lord Vallance of TummelLDemno
Lord Wallace of SaltaireLDemno
Lord Wallace of TankernessLDemno

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