Digital Economy Bill — Report (3rd Day) — 29 Mar 2017 at 17:15
Lord Shipley voted with the majority (Content).
Moved by Lord Best
32A: After Clause 81, insert the following new Clause-“BBC Licence Fee Commission(1) The Secretary of State must, by regulations made by statutory instrument, set up an independent body (“the BBC Licence Fee Commission”).(2) It is to be the duty of the BBC Licence Fee Commission to make a recommendation to the Secretary of State regarding the level of licence fee required to fund the BBC for the purposes set out in the Royal Charter and Agreement in respect of the settlement from 1 April 2022, and for each successive settlement thereafter.”
Ayes 268, Noes 201.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
|Party||Majority (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Con||1||178 (+2 tell)||67.0%|
|Crossbench||42 (+1 tell)||13||30.6%|
|Lab||130 (+1 tell)||0||59.5%|
|Lord Inglewood||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Lord Curry of Kirkharle||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Dear||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Eames||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Powell of Bayswater||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Ramsbotham||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Stirrup||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne||LDem||no|
|Lord Taylor of Warwick||Non-affiliated||no|