New Clause 1 — Climate change
Orders of the Day
'(1) A statement may only be designated under section 5 if the Secretary of State is satisfied that (taken as a whole) the policies in the statement contribute to the mitigation of, and adaptation to, climate change.
(2) A statement designated under section 5 must contain a statement to the effect that it is the Secretary of State's view that the requirement of subsection (1) is satisfied.'.— [Mr. Drew.]
Brought up, and read the First time.
Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:—
The House divided: Ayes 241, Noes 256.