Categories of Gaming Machine (Amendment) Regulations 2014 — Stake and Prize Limit Increases — 4 Dec 2013 at 20:53
The majority of MPs voted to increase the stake, and prize, limits for certain categories of gambling machine.
The motion approved by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That the draft Categories of Gaming Machine (Amendment) Regulations 2014, which were laid before this House on 15 October, be approved.
The explanatory notes accompanying the order state:
- This package of measures is designed to provide assistance to sectors of the gambling industry that have struggled recently with difficult trading conditions by allowing them to develop certain revenue streams in order to prevent further closures of premises and job losses.
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|
|Hywel Williams||Arfon||PC (front bench)||aye|
|Charles Walker||Broxbourne||Con (front bench)||no|
|Chi Onwurah||Newcastle upon Tyne Central||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Stewart Jackson||Peterborough||Con (front bench)||no|
|Zac Goldsmith||Richmond Park||Con (front bench)||no|
|Tom Watson||West Bromwich East||Lab||aye|
|Peter Bottomley||Worthing West||Con (front bench)||no|