On 23rd July 2013, the Bishop of Chester, the Rt Revd Peter Forster, took part in a division on the Government’s Intellectual Property Bill, during its Report Stage.
Lord Stevenson of Balmacara moved amendment 4, which opposed the introduction of penalties for unauthorised copying of registered designs.
The Bishop of Chester voted ‘not content’. No bishop voted ‘content’.
There were: Contents: 153 | Not Contents: 233 | Result: Government Win