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Petroleum

Deferred Division – in the House of Commons at 7:30 pm on 16th December 2015.

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  • Division number 151
    A majority of MPs voted for greater restrictions on hydraulic fracturing (fracking) to extract shale gas in National Parks, the Broads, areas of outstanding natural beauty, World Heritage sites, and near points where water is abstracted for domestic and food production purposes.

That the draft Onshore Hydraulic Fracturing (Protected Areas) Regulations 2015, which were laid before this House on 16 July, be approved.

The House divided:

Ayes 298, Noes 261.

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These regulations were debated by a committee of MPs on Tuesday the 27th of October 2015:

http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201516/cmgeneral/...

Submitted by Richard Taylor

Division number 151 Onshore Hydraulic Fracturing (Protected Areas) Regulations 2015 — Extension of Prohibition of Shale Gas Extraction

A majority of MPs voted for greater restrictions on hydraulic fracturing (fracking) to extract shale gas in National Parks, the Broads, areas of outstanding natural beauty, World Heritage sites, and near points where water is abstracted for domestic and food production purposes.

Aye: 298 MPs

No: 261 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Nos: A-Z by last name

Absent: 91 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name

Question accordingly agreed to.