safety of offshore oil and gas activities

Deferred Division – in the House of Commons at 8:43 pm on 7th March 2012.

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That this House takes note of European Union Document No. 16175/11 and Addenda 1 to 4, relating to a Draft Regulation on the safety of offshore oil and gas prospection, exploration and production activities: supports the Government’s view that the UK has a proven, robust offshore environmental and safety regime; and further supports the Government’s intention to negotiate a legal instrument which ensures that high standards of health and safety and high levels of protection for the environment are maintained across Europe in respect of oil and gas operations, and that any new proposals do not negatively impact upon the present UK regime.

The House divided:

Ayes 308, Noes 183.

Division number 484 Deferred Division — safety of offshore oil and gas activities

Aye: 308 MPs

No: 183 MPs

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Question accordingly agreed to.