Water Bill — New Clause 1 — Legislative Competence for Water in Wales — 6 Jan 2014 at 18:15
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted against giving the National Assembly for Wales full powers in relation to water in Wales up to the English border.
The majority of MPs voted against giving the National Assembly for Wales full powers in relation to water in Wales up to the English border.
- "The National Assembly for Wales shall have legislative competence for water up to the geographical boundary with England."
The motion was an attempt to amend the Water Bill 2013-14
-  Amendment sheet for Monday 6 January consideration of the Water Bill 2013-14
-  Official Record, House of Commons, 6 January 2014
-  Parlimentary webpage on the Water Bill 2013-14
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
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||237 (+2 tell)||0||0||78.4%|
|PC||0||2 (+1 tell)||0||100.0%|
|SNP||0||0 (+1 tell)||0||16.7%|