Schedule 2 — New arrangements with respect to governance of english local authorities

Localism Bill (Ways and Means) – in the House of Commons at 7:49 pm on 17th May 2011.

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  • Division number 275
    A majority of MPs voted for the Secretary of State to have the power to implement change a local council's system of governance to a mayor and cabinet executive.

Amendment proposed: 41, page 211, line 18, leave out from beginning to end of line 31 on page 213.—(Barbara Keeley.)

Question put, That the amendment be made.

The House divided:

Ayes 218, Noes 293.

Division number 275 Localism Bill — Schedule 2 — Power for Secretary of State to Impose Change to Mayor and Cabinet Executive

A majority of MPs voted for the Secretary of State to have the power to implement change a local council's system of governance to a mayor and cabinet executive.

Aye: 218 MPs

No: 293 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Nos: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Absent: 133 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name

Question accordingly negatived.