Environment Bill — New Clause 24 — Prohibition on burning of peat in upland areas — 26 May 2021 at 17:15
(1) A person must not burn specified vegetation on land in England which is
within an upland area on peat.
(2) In this section-
“specified vegetation” means heather, rough grass, bracken, gorse or vaccinium, and
“upland area” means all the land shown coloured pink on the map marked as “Map of Upland Area in England” held by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs but does not include the land coloured pink in the Isles of Scilly(a).” -(Ruth Jones.)
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||350 (+2 tell)||0||0||97.0%|
|Lab||0||193 (+2 tell)||0||98.5%|