Canterbury City Council Bill — Clause 2 — Remove Definition of Chief Constable From The Bill — 31 Jan 2013 at 13:30
John Baron MP, Basildon and Billericay did not vote.
The majority of MPs voted to remove the definition of the chief constable as meaning the Chief Constable of the Kent police force from the Canterbury City Council Bill.
MPs were considering the Canterbury City Council Bill. The motion approved in this vote was:
- That this House agrees with Lords amendment C4
- Page 2, leave out line 10
This amendment sought to alter clause 2 of the Bill, and in particular the remove definition which stated:
- “the chief constable” means the Chief Constable of the Kent police force;
The Canterbury City Council Bill contained provisions to extend the definition of street trading used to include the supplying of or offering to supply any service in a street for gain or reward.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Canterbury City Council Bill (now an Act)
-  Lords amendments to the Canterbury City Council Bill (PDF)
-  Explanation of C prefixes in amendments
-  Clause 2 of the Canterbury City Council Bill as at the time of the vote
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.
|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||80 (+2 tell)||2 (+2 tell)||0||28.2%|
|Peter Bone||Wellingborough||Con (front bench)||no|
|Christopher Chope||Christchurch||Con (front bench)||tellno|
|Philip Hollobone||Kettering||Con (front bench)||no|
|David Nuttall||Bury North||Con (front bench)||tellno|