Composition of the Court of Directors of the Bank of England

Bank of England and Financial Services Bill [Lords] – in the House of Commons at 3:45 pm on 19th April 2016.

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“In making nominations to the Court of Directors of the Bank of England, the Chancellor of the Exchequer must have regard to the importance of ensuring a balanced representation from the nations and regions of the United Kingdom.”— (George Kerevan.)

Brought up, and read the First time.

Question put, That the clause be read a Second time.

The House divided:

Ayes 246, Noes 303.

Division number 238 Bank of England and Financial Services Bill [Lords] — Composition of the Court of Directors of the Bank of England

Aye: 246 MPs

No: 303 MPs

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Nos: A-Z by last name

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Question accordingly negatived.

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