On 4th November 2013, the Bishop of Lichfield, the Rt Revd Jonathan Gledhill, took part in a division during the Report Stage of the Government’s Energy Bill.
Labour Peer Baroness Worthington moved amendment 74, regarding the reduction of carbon emissions.
The Bishop of Lichfield voted ‘not content’. No bishop voted ‘content’.
There were: Contents: 237 | Not Contents: 193 | Result: Government Defeat
On 28th October 2013, two bishops took part in a division on the Government’s Energy Bill, during its Report Stage.
Crossbench Peer Lord Oxburgh moved amendment 1, which would require the government to set out its decarbonisation strategy in 2014, establishing milestones up to 2030.
The Bishops of Lichfield and London voted ‘content’. No bishop voted ‘not content’.
There were: Contents: 202 | Not Contents: 216 | Result: Government Win