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Clause 16 — Pre-commencement applications etc

Bills Presented — Local Referendums Bill – in the House of Commons at 8:45 pm on 26th July 2010.

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  • Division number 47
    A majority of MPs voted to treat applications from schools seeking academy status received before the bill comes into force as if they were applications under the provisions of the bill.

Question put, That the clause stand part of the Bill.

The Committee divided: Ayes 319, Noes 222.

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Division number 47 Academies Bill — Clause 16 — Pre-commencement applications etc

A majority of MPs voted to treat applications from schools seeking academy status received before the bill comes into force as if they were applications under the provisions of the bill.

Aye: 319 MPs

No: 222 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Nos: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Absent: 105 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name

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Question accordingly agreed to.

Debate interrupted (Programme Order, 19 July).

The Chair put forthwith the Questions necessary for the disposal of the business to be concluded at that time .

Clauses 17 to 19 ordered to stand part of the Bill.

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