Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill [HL] — Report (1st Day) — 13 Jul 2015 at 15:41
Lord Prescott was absent
Relevant documents: 1st, 2nd and 3rd Reports from the Delegated Powers Committee
Moved by Lord McKenzie of Luton
1: Before Clause 1, insert the following new Clause-
“Devolution: annual report
(1) The Secretary of State must lay before each House of Parliament an annual report about devolution for all areas within England pursuant to the provisions of this Act.
(2) The report shall include information on-
(a) the areas of the country where agreements have been reached;
(b) the areas of the country where proposals have been received by the Secretary of State and negotiations have taken place but agreement has not yet been reached;
(c) additional financial resources and public functions which have been devolved as a result of agreements; and
(d) the extent to which consideration has been given by a Minister of the Crown to the principle under section (Devolution statements) that powers should be devolved to combined authorities or the most appropriate local level except where those powers can more effectively be exercised by central government.
(3) The annual report shall be laid before each House of Parliament as soon as practicable after 31 March each year.”
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.
|Party||Majority (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Con||0||137 (+2 tell)||59.7%|
|Lab||116 (+1 tell)||0||53.7%|
|LDem||72 (+1 tell)||0||72.3%|
|The Earl of Clancarty||Crossbench||aye|
|Baroness Coussins||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|Baroness Deech||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|Viscount Falkland||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|Lord Hannay of Chiswick||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|Lord Harries of Pentregarth||Crossbench||aye|
|Baroness Howarth of Breckland||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|The Earl of Listowel||Crossbench||aye|
|The Countess of Mar||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|Lord Rowe-Beddoe||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|Lord Walpole||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|Lord Williams of Baglan||Crossbench||aye|
|Baroness Young of Hornsey||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|