Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill [HL] — Report (1st Day) — 13 Jul 2015 at 15:56

Amendment 2

Moved by Lord McKenzie of Luton

2: Before Clause 1, insert the following new Clause-

“Devolution statements

(1) A Minister of the Crown who has introduced a Bill in either House of Parliament must, before the second reading of the Bill, make a devolution statement to the effect that in his view the provisions of the Bill are compatible with the principle 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.

(2) The statement must be in writing and be published in such a manner as the Minister making it considers appropriate.”

Debate in Parliament | Source |

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 (Content)Minority (Not-Content)Turnout
Bishop2 07.7%
Con0 137 (+2 tell)59.7%
Crossbench16 1717.9%
DUP1 025.0%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Independent Ulster Unionist0 1100.0%
Judge3 020.0%
Lab124 (+1 tell) 057.3%
LDem72 (+1 tell) 072.3%
Non-affiliated3 112.5%
Total:222 15646.9%

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

Sort by: Name | Party | Vote

NamePartyVote
Lord Adebowale Crossbenchaye
Lord Armstrong of IlminsterCrossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Boothroyd Crossbenchaye
The Earl of ClancartyCrossbenchaye
Baroness Deech Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Elystan-Morgan Crossbenchaye
Viscount Falkland Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Hannay of ChiswickCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Harries of PentregarthCrossbenchaye
Baroness Hollins Crossbenchaye
Baroness Howarth of BrecklandCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Kerslake Crossbenchaye
The Earl of ListowelCrossbenchaye
The Countess of MarCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Rowe-Beddoe Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Williams of BaglanCrossbenchaye
Lord Hanningfield Non-affiliatedno

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