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New Clause 23 — Fair funding settlement: report

Bill Presented — Sugar in Food and Drinks (Targets, Labelling and Advertising) Bill – in the House of Commons at 3:22 pm on 21st October 2015.

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“Within six months of the passing of this Act, the Secretary of State must publish a report on the impact on the functions of combined authorities of the fairness of the distribution of funding from central government to local authorities, particularly with regard to levels of deprivation.” —(Mr Steve Reed.)

This new Clause would require a report linking the impact of devolution with the level of funding.

Brought up.

Question put, That the clause be added to the Bill.

The Committee divided:

Ayes 213, Noes 311.

Division number 81 Bill Presented — Sugar in Food and Drinks (Targets, Labelling and Advertising) Bill — New Clause 23 — Fair funding settlement: report

Aye: 213 MPs

No: 311 MPs

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Nos: A-Z by last name

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Question accordingly negatived.