Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill — New Clause 19 — Scottish Limited Partnerships: UK Bank Account Requirement — 1 May 2018 at 16:30
The majority of MPs voted not to require at least one member of a Scottish Limited Partnership to have an active United Kingdom bank account.
MPs were considering the Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill.
The proposed new clause rejected in this vote was titled: Scottish Limited Partnerships: UK bank account requirement and stated:
- (1) For the purposes of preventing money laundering, where a limited partnership registered in Scotland has general partners at least one of those must have an active UK bank account.
- (2) Where a limited partnership registered in Scotland has limited partners at least one of those must have an active UK bank account.
- (3) In this section—
- a “limited partnership registered in Scotland” means a partnership registered under the Limited Partnerships Act 1907;
- “general partner” has the meaning given in section 4(2) of the Limited Partnership Act 1907;
- “limited partner” has the meaning given in section 4(2A) of the Limited Partnership Act 1907.”
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
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||304 (+2 tell)||0||0||96.5%|
|SNP||0||32 (+2 tell)||0||97.1%|