Clause 2 — What is a starter home?

Housing and Planning Bill (Programme) (No. 2) – in the House of Commons at 10:45 pm on 5th January 2016.

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Amendment proposed: 39, page 2, line 25, at end insert—

‘(8A) The restrictions on resales and letting at open market value relating to first time buyer starter homes must be in perpetuity.”—(Dr Blackman-Woods.)

The amendment would require the discount to remain in



Question put, That the amendment be made.

The House divided:

Ayes 194, Noes 301.

Division number 154

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Question accordingly negatived.

More than two hours having elapsed since the commencement of proceedings on the programme motion, the proceedings were interrupted (Programme Order, this day).

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