Votes: Bus Services Bill

On 24th October 2016 the House of Lords debated the Government’s Bus Services Bill at its Report Stage. The Bishop of Bristol, Rt Revd Mike Hill, took part in a vote on an amendment to the Bill tabled by Labour Peer Lord Kennedy of Southwark to remove Clause 21 , which sought to prohibit local authorities from forming companies to provide local bus services.

Lords No Division Lobby
House of Lords Division Lobby

Lord Kennedy of Southwark moved amendment 111, to leave out clause 21. The House divided:

Contents: 192 | Not Contents: 180 | Result: Government Defeat

The Bishop of Bristol voted Content.

(via Parliament.uk)