European Union — Civil Aviation Safety — Working Hours Regulations for Crew — 16 Oct 2013 at 18:49
The majority of MPs voted to say proposed European regulations on working hours for the crew of commercial passenger planes would improve safety and help deliver a level playing-field across the EU.
The motion approved in this vote was:
- That this House
- takes note of European Union Document No. 12864/13, a draft Commission Regulation (EU) No. .../… of XXX amending Regulation (EU) No. 965/2012 laying down technical requirements and administrative procedures related to air operations pursuant to Regulation (EC) No. 216/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council;
- notes that the Government recognises the importance of managing crew fatigue to support civil aviation safety;
- supports the Government’s view that the measures will establish safety improvements across the European Union and maintain safety in the UK; and
- further supports the Government’s view that the measures respect subsidiarity principles and help to deliver a level playing field across the EU.
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.
|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||228 (+1 tell)||6||0||77.0%|
|Lab||0||213 (+2 tell)||0||83.3%|
|LDem||44 (+1 tell)||0||0||80.4%|
|Philip Davies||Shipley||Con (front bench)||no|
|Philip Hollobone||Kettering||Con (front bench)||no|
|Jason McCartney||Colne Valley||Con (front bench)||no|
|David Nuttall||Bury North||Con (front bench)||no|
|Andrew Percy||Brigg and Goole||Con (front bench)||no|