Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill — 8 Apr 2003 at 15:57
moved Amendment No. 24:
After Clause 5, insert the following new clause-
"PROVISION OF INFORMATION TO VOTERS
(1) Information shall be circulated to voters before any order is made for a referendum providing details of-
(a) the powers, responsibilities and constitutional arrangements of elected regional assemblies;
(b) the costs incurred by the boundary committee and the forecasted costs of any subsequent local government reorganisation;
(c) the administrative and initial starting costs for the establishment of regional assemblies;
(d) the predicted annual costs for the running of regional assemblies."
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 24) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 114; Not-Contents, 164.
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||0||96 (+2 tell)||45.8%|
|Lab||110 (+2 tell)||0||59.3%|
|Lord Allen of Abbeydale||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Boston of Faversham||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Brightman||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Laming||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|The Earl of Listowel||Crossbench||no|
|Baroness Richardson of Calow||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Roll of Ipsden||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Williamson of Horton||Crossbench (front bench)||no|