Business of the House – in the House of Commons at 6:30 pm on 28th February 2018.

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Amendment proposed: 14, page 6, line 11,

“at end add

‘(8) No charge shall be payable in respect of the use of a waterway by a vessel being used by a person who is registered disabled’.”— (Sir Christopher Chope.)

Question put, That the amendment be made.

The House proceeded to a Division.

Photo of Eleanor Laing Eleanor Laing Deputy Speaker (First Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means)

I ask the Serjeant at Arms to investigate the delay in the Aye Lobby.

The House divided:

Ayes 5, Noes 177.

Division number 125 Business of the House — Charges

Aye: 5 MPs

No: 177 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name


Nos: A-Z by last name


The House having divided: Ayes 5, Noes 177.

Question accordingly negatived.

Third Reading

Photo of Kevin Foster Kevin Foster Conservative, Torbay 6:48 pm, 28th February 2018

I beg to move, That the Bill be now read the Third time.

I thank all hon. Members who have come to support the Bill, which is a needed piece of legislation that will reform an outdated system of regulation of this waterway. I hope that all Members will support it receiving its Third Reading.

Bill accordingly read the Third time and passed.