Dormant Bank and Building Society Accounts Bill [HL] — 29 Jan 2008 at 17:38

moved Amendment No. 6:

Clause 2, page 2, line 30, leave out "or building society"

On Question, amendment agreed to.

Clause 3 <[i>The assets-limit condition]:

moved Amendments Nos. 7 and 8:

Clause 3, page 3, line 2, leave out "or building society"
Clause 3, page 3, line 5, leave out "or building society"

On Question, amendments agreed to.

Clause 5 <[i>Functions etc of a reclaim fund]:

<[i>Amendment No. 9 not moved.]

moved Amendment No. 10:

After Clause 5, insert the following new Clause-
"Parliamentary accountability of reclaim fund
(1) A reclaim fund must send to the Treasury as soon as possible-

(a) a copy of its annual accounts and reports prepared in accordance with Part 15 of the Companies Act 2006 (c. 46), and(b) a copy of any information published under paragraph 3 of Schedule 1 to this Act.

(2) The Treasury must lay before each House of Parliament-

(a) any directions issued to a reclaim fund under section 5(4) of this Act, and(b) any accounts, reports or information received from a reclaim fund in accordance with subsection (1)."

On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 10) shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 193; Not-Contents, 133.

Debate in Parliament | Source |

Public Whip is run as a free not-for-profit free service. If you'd like to support us, please consider switching your electricity and/or gas to Bulb Energy who provide 100% renewable electricity and tend to be 20% cheaper than the 'Big Six'. They'll also pay any exit fees (up to £120) from your old supplier AND give you (and us) a £50 credit for joining up via our Bulb Referral Link.

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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (Content)Minority (Not-Content)Turnout
Con117 (+1 tell) 057.8%
Crossbench22 514.4%
Green1 0100.0%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Lab1 126 (+2 tell)59.4%
LDem46 (+1 tell) 059.5%
UUP1 0100.0%
Total:189 13147.0%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

Lords 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 lord who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Party | Vote

NamePartyVote
Lord Birt Crossbenchno
Lord Boston of FavershamCrossbenchno
Lord Elystan-Morgan Crossbenchno
Baroness Meacher Crossbenchno
Lord Sutherland of HoundwoodCrossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Cohen of PimlicoLab (minister)aye

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

PublicWhip v2 codebase is currently under development - you can join the Slack group to find out more or email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Help keep PublicWhip alive