Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill — 20 Mar 2003 at 11:38
House in Committee accordingly.
[The CHAIRMAN OF COMMITTEES in the Chair.]
Clause 1 [Referendums]:
moved Amendment No. 18:
Page 2, line 1, leave out subsection (6) and insert-
"( ) The Secretary of State may make the order at any time during the period of two years starting with the date on which he gives a direction under section 12 in relation to the region so long as before he makes the order he has no cause to think that that level of interest has changed materially."
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 18) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 110; Not-Contents, 86.
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 (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Con||67 (+2 tell)||0||32.4%|
|Lab||0||78 (+2 tell)||42.3%|
|Lord Boston of Faversham||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Craig of Radley||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Baroness Masham of Ilton||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Weatherill||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Williamson of Horton||Crossbench (front bench)||no|