Environment Bill — New Clause 12 — Well consents for hydraulic fracturing: cessation of issue and termination — 26 May 2021 at 17:15
“Groundwater may be potentially contaminated by extraction of shale gas”.
“there was a recognised failure to reduce the level of nitrogen dioxide…which possibly contributed to her death.”
“research suggests that we have few, if any, rivals for the unwanted title of ‘most littered country in the developed world’…It is soul-destroying and dangerous to humans and animals; it pollutes the very air we breathe; it depresses and saps a nation’s morale.”-[Official Report, House of Lords, 17 May 2021; Vol. 812, c. 409.]
“fracking will not be taken forward in England”
“accept victory”?-[Official Report, 28 September 2020; Vol. 681, c. 133-34.]
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||347 (+2 tell)||1||0||96.2%|
|Lab||0||195 (+2 tell)||0||97.5%|
|Alexander Stafford||Rother Valley||Con (front bench)||aye|