Clause 2 — Meaning of consultant lobbying

Oral Answers to Questions — Education – in the House of Commons at 10:04 pm on 9th September 2013.

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Votes in this debate

Amendment made: 77, page 2, line 3, after ‘persons’ insert—

‘(aa) the person is registered under the Value Added Tax Act 1994,’.—(Miss Chloe Smith)

Amendment proposed: 9, page 2, line 4, leave out paragraph (b) and insert—

‘(b) in return for payment the person advises others how to make communications within subsection (3).

(c) in return for payment the person arranges or facilitates a formal or informal meeting within subsection (3).’.—(Jon Trickett.)

Question put, That the amendment be made.

The Committee divided:

Ayes 209, Noes 289.

Division number 79 Education — Clause 2 — Meaning of consultant lobbying

Aye: 209 MPs

No: 289 MPs

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Question accordingly negatived.

Amendments made: 78, page 2, line 28, at end insert

‘a person serving the government in’.

Amendment 79, page 2, line 29, leave out ‘a person holding’.

Amendment 80, page 2, line 31, leave out ‘a person holding’.—(Miss Chloe Smith.)

Clause 2, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill.