Policing and Crime Bill — New Clause 2 — National Assembly for Wales: Devolution of Responsibility for Policing — 13 Jun 2016 at 20:45
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted against giving the National Assembly for Wales powers over policing, police pay, probation, community safety, crime prevention.
The majority of MPs voted against giving the National Assembly for Wales powers over policing, police pay, probation, community safety, crime prevention. The National Crime Agency, police pensions and national security were to be exempted from the rejected proposal.
MPs were considering the Policing and Crime Bill.
The proposed new clause rejected in this vote was titled: National Assembly for Wales: devolution of responsibility for policing and stated:
- “(1) In Schedule 7 to the Government of Wales Act 2006 after paragraph 20 insert—
- 21 Policing, police pay, probation, community safety, crime prevention.
- National Crime Agency
- Police pensions
- National security
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||258 (+2 tell)||0||0||78.8%|
|SNP||0||0 (+2 tell)||0||3.7%|