Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Bill — New Clause 11 — Power to Extend Horserace Betting Levy to Overseas Bookmakers — 26 Nov 2013 at 14:30
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted against extending the horserace betting levy to overseas bookmakers.
MPs were considering the Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Bill. The motion rejected in this vote was:
- That the clause be read a Second time.
The clause in question was a proposed new clause titled Power to extend the horserace betting levy and the bookmakers’ levy to overseas bookmakers. The new clause would have extended these levies to those holding a remote gambling operating licence under the Gambling Act 2005
- Parliament's webpage on the Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Bill (now an Act)
- Proposed New Clause 11 which was the subject of this vote, Official Record, House of Commons, 26 November 2013
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||231 (+1 tell)||0||0||76.1%|
|Lab||0||198 (+2 tell)||0||77.5%|
|LDem||39 (+1 tell)||1||0||73.2%|
|Ian Swales||Redcar||LDem (front bench)||aye|