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Clause 130 — Flexible tenancies

Road Safety – in the House of Commons at 5:45 pm on 18th May 2011.

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Amendment proposed: 13, page 114, line 36, leave out clause 130.—(Alison Seabeck.)

Question put, That the amendment be made.

The House divided:

Ayes 223, Noes 298.

Division number 281 Road Safety — Clause 130 — Flexible tenancies

Aye: 223 MPs

No: 298 MPs

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Question accordingly negatived.

Proceedings interrupted (Programme Order, 17 May).

The Deputy Speaker put forthwith the Questions necessary to dispose of the business to be concluded at that time (Standing Order No. 83E).

Amendment proposed: 271, page 115, line 7, at end insert—

‘(2A) Subsection (2) shall not apply to a secure tenancy if immediately before the tenancy was granted the person who became the tenant under the tenancy, or in the case of joint tenants, one or more of them was—

(a) a secure tenant of the same or another dwelling-house, or

(b) an assured tenant of a private registered provider of social housing or a registered social landlord (otherwise than under an assured shorthold tenancy) in respect of the same or another dwelling-house.’.—(Alison Seabeck.)

Question proposed, That the amendment be made.

The House divided:

Ayes 227, Noes 294.

Division number 282 Road Safety — Clause 130 — Flexible tenancies

Aye: 227 MPs

No: 294 MPs

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Question accordingly negatived.