Votes – Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill 2017-19

On 17th January 2018 the House of Lords considered the Government’s Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill at its Report Stage.  The Bishop of Durham took part in a vote on an amendments to the Bill:

House of Lords Division Lobby

Division 1

Lord Judge moved amendment 71A, in clause 41, page 28, line 38, at end to insert:

“( ) Regulations under subsection (1) may not make provisions that create new criminal offences.”

The House divided: Contents: 264 | Not Contents: 185 | Result: Government defeat

The Bishop of Durham voted Content.