4. Local Government

Accrington Victoria Walk-in Centre – in the House of Commons at 7:37 pm on 23rd May 2018.

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  • Division number 162
    A majority of MPs voted to allow a proposal for a single tier of local government in Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole to be made by the area's local councils without the requirement of an invitation from the Secretary of State.

That the draft Dorset (Structural Changes) (Modification of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007) Regulations 2018, which were laid before this House on 29 March, be approved.

The House divided:

Ayes 294266, Noes 1916.

Division number 162 Proposal for Single Tier of Local Government in Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole — Invitation from the Secretary of State

A majority of MPs voted to allow a proposal for a single tier of local government in Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole to be made by the area's local councils without the requirement of an invitation from the Secretary of State.

Aye: 294 MPs

No: 19 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Nos: A-Z by last name

Absent: 336 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name

Votes cast by Members for constituencies in England: Ayes 266, Noes 16.

Question accordingly agreed to.