Finance Bill — New Clause 26 — Review of impact of Act on job creation — 1 Jul 2020 at 20:30
The majority of MPs voted against an assessment of the effect of the Finance Act on job creation.
MPs were considering the Finance Bill.
The proposed new clause rejected in this vote was titled: Review of impact of Act on job creation and stated:
- “The Chancellor of the Exchequer must conduct an assessment of the effect of the Act on job creation, and lay this before the House of Commons within six months of Royal Assent.”
The rejected new clause was accompanied by the following explanatory statement from its proposer:
- This new clause would require the Chancellor of the Exchequer to review the impact of the Bill on job creation.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Finance Bill, Parliament.uk
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||337 (+2 tell)||0||0||92.9%|
|Lab||0||180 (+2 tell)||0||90.1%|