Neighbourhood Planning Bill — Clause 12 — Power for Secretary of State to Ban Certain Types of Planning Conditions in England — 13 Dec 2016 at 19:52
The majority of MPs voted to give a Secretary of State the power to ban certain types of planning condition in England.
MPs were considering the Neighbourhood Planning Bill
The amendment rejected in this vote was:
- Amendment 14, page 11, line 1, leave out clause 12.
The rejected amendment was accompanied by the following explanatory statement:
- This amendment would remove from the Bill completely the changes to planning conditions.
Clause 12 of the Bill was titled: Restrictions on power to impose planning conditions and provided for the insertion of a new clause into the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 empowering a Secretary of State to ban certain types of planning condition as well as to require the applicant's written agreement to conditions which must be complied with before any building, other operation, or change of use begins.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Neighbourhood Planning Bill
-  Clause 12 of the Bill as at the time of the vote
-  Explanatory notes to the Neighbourhood Planning Bill
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||271 (+2 tell)||0||0||83.0%|
|Lab||0||152 (+2 tell)||0||66.4%|
|Jim Shannon||Strangford||DUP (front bench)||aye|