Finance Bill — New Clause 15 — VAT on Installation of Energy Saving Materials — 6 Sep 2016 at 16:30

George Osborne MP, Tatton voted to allow the Treasury to increase VAT on the installation of energy saving materials.

The majority of MPs voted to allow Treasury ministers to increase VAT on the installation of energy saving materials.

MPs were considering the Finance Bill[1].

The proposed new clause rejected in this vote was titled: VAT on Installation of Energy Saving Materials and stated:

  • (1) No order shall be made under the Value Added Tax Act 1994 which would have the effect of raising the rate of VAT on installation of energy saving materials, or any individual category thereof.
  • (2) No order shall be made under the Value Added Tax Act 1994 to vary Schedule 7A of that Act by deleting or varying any description of supply within Group 2 (Installation of Energy Saving Materials).
  • (3) ‘Installation of energy saving materials’ has the meaning given in Schedule 7A of the Value Added Tax Act 1994.

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Debate in Parliament |

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
Con302 (+2 tell) 0092.1%
DUP5 0062.5%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent0 30100.0%
Lab0 196 (+2 tell)085.7%
LDem0 80100.0%
PC0 30100.0%
SDLP0 30100.0%
SNP0 48088.9%
UKIP0 10100.0%
UUP0 20100.0%
Total:307 265089.4%

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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NameConstituencyPartyVote
no rebellions

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