Wales Bill — Clause 16 — Devolution of Income Tax Powers to the Welsh Assembly — Requirement for Support in Referendum in Wales — 5 Jul 2016 at 17:15
Anne Main MP, St Albans voted to require the support of the people of Wales in a referendum before devolving powers in relation to income tax to the Welsh Assembly.
The majority of MPs voted against requiring the support of the people of Wales in a referendum before devolving powers in relation to income tax to the Welsh Assembly.
MPs were considering the Wales Bill.
The question supported by the majority of those taking part in this vote was:
- That the clause stand part of the Bill.
The clause in question was Clause 16 which provided for amendments to The Wales Act 2014 to remove the requirement to obtain the support of the people of Wales in a referendum prior to devolving powers in relation to income tax to the Welsh Assembly.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Wales Bill
-  Clause 16 of the Wales Bill as at the time of the vote
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 (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||266 (+2 tell)||3 (+2 tell)||3||83.6%|
|Chris Davies||Brecon and Radnorshire||Con (front bench)||tellno|
|James Davies||Vale of Clwyd||Con (front bench)||tellno|
|Cheryl Gillan||Chesham and Amersham||Con (front bench)||no|
|David Jones||Clwyd West||Con (front bench)||no|
|Anne Main||St Albans||Con (front bench)||no|
|Kevin Hollinrake||Thirsk and Malton||Con (front bench)||both|
|Ian Liddell-Grainger||Bridgwater and West Somerset||Con (front bench)||both|
|Bill Wiggin||North Herefordshire||Con (front bench)||both|
|Jim Shannon||Strangford||DUP (front bench)||no|