Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation — 45. Ring fence profits — 15 Mar 1999


That provision may be made in relation to stamp duty and stamp duty reserve tax.


That provision may be made about persons carrying on activities which fall within any of paragraphs (a) to (c) of subsection (1) of section 492 of the Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1988.

46. Petroleum revenue tax (allowable expenditure)


That provision may be made restricting the expenditure that is allowable for the purposes of petroleum revenue tax.

47. Petroleum revenue tax (assessments)


That provision may be made about the times when an assessment may be made to petroleum revenue tax.

48. Landfill tax

Motion made, and Question put,

(2) This Resolution has effect in relation to taxable disposals made, or treated as made, on or after 1st April 1999.

And it is hereby declared that it is expedient in the public interest that this Resolution should have statutory effect under the provisions of the Provisional Collection of Taxes Act 1968.

The House divided: Ayes 350, Noes 142.

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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 (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con0 131 (+2 tell)082.1%
Lab315 (+2 tell) 0076.0%
LDem35 0076.1%
SNP0 60100.0%
UUP0 5050.0%
Total:350 142077.4%

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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