Transport Bill — 6 Jul 2000 at 19:01
moved Amendment No. 20:
Page 4, line 12, at end insert ("and the legal and beneficial ownership of a majority of shares carrying voting rights in such a company, and the control of such a company, is vested in a person who is a British citizen.
( ) For the purposes of this section references to "control" shall be interpreted in accordance with section 840 of the Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1988 and the expression "controlled" shall be construed accordingly.").
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 20) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 31; Not-Contents, 127.
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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Con||1||26 (+2 tell)||12.8%|
|Lab||102 (+2 tell)||0||53.9%|
|Lord Currie of Marylebone||Crossbench||no|