Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill — New Clause 36 — Combined Authorities — Regard to Neighbouring Authorities — 17 Nov 2015 at 17:45

John Baron MP, Basildon and Billericay voted against requiring combined authorities exercising a devolved function to have regard to any significant direct impact on the population of neighbouring authorities.

The majority of MPs voted against requiring combined authorities exercising a devolved function to have regard to any significant direct impact on the population of neighbouring authorities.

MPs were considering the Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill[1][2].

The question rejected in this vote was:

  • That the clause be read a Second time.

The rejected clause in question, new clause 36, was titled : Regard to Neighbouring Authorities and stated:

  • In exercising a devolved function, combined authorities must have regard to any significant direct impact on the population of neighbouring authorities.”.

An explanatory note accompanying the rejected new clause stated:

  • This clause raises the concerns of some authorities which neighbour devolved authorities and ensures that combined authorities which have devolved functions give regard to the possible impact on neighbouring populations, particularly over issues such as transport and health.

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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 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.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con275 (+2 tell) 0083.9%
DUP7 0087.5%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent0 1050.0%
Lab0 171 (+2 tell)074.9%
LDem0 7087.5%
PC0 2066.7%
SDLP0 2066.7%
UUP0 20100.0%
Total:282 186080.3%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs 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 MP who could have voted in this division

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