Wales Bill — Report (1st Day) (Continued) — 14 Dec 2016 at 21:00
Lord Prescott was absent
Moved by Baroness Morgan of Ely
59: After Clause 49, insert the following new Clause-“Rail: franchising of passenger services(1) Section 25 of the Railways Act 1993 (England and Wales: public sector operators not to be franchisees) is amended as follows. (2) In the heading, omit “and Wales”.(3) At the end of subsection (2A) insert “or a franchise agreement in respect of services that are or include Wales-only services.”(4) After subsection (2A) insert- “(2B) For the purposes of this section a “Wales-only service” has the same meaning as in section 57 of the Railways Act 2005.”(5) This section does not have effect in relation to any invitation to tender under section 26(2) of the Railways Act 1993 issued before the day on which this section comes into force.”
Ayes 58, Noes 153.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
|Party||Majority (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Con||146 (+2 tell)||0||55.0%|
|Independent Liberal Democrat||0||1||100.0%|
|Lab||0||27 (+2 tell)||13.2%|
|Lord Russell of Liverpool||Crossbench||no|
|Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne||LDem||no|