Nuclear energy (financing) Bill (PROGRAMME)

– in the House of Commons at 6:25 pm on 3rd November 2021.

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  • Division number 102
    A majority of MPs voted in favour of proposed arrangements for considering laws enabling the government to direct funds from electricity consumers, via electricity suppliers, to help pay for, and encourage private investment in, new nuclear power stations.

Motion made, and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 83A(7)),

That the following provisions shall apply to the Nuclear Energy (Financing) Bill:

Committal

The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion on 30 November 2021.

The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on which it meets.

Proceedings on Consideration and Third Reading

Proceedings on Consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the day on which proceedings on Consideration are commenced.

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on that day.

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to proceedings on Consideration and Third Reading.

Other proceedings

Any other proceedings on the Bill may be programmed.— (Mrs Wheeler.)

Division number 102 Nuclear Energy (Financing) Bill — Timetable and Arrangements

A majority of MPs voted in favour of proposed arrangements for considering laws enabling the government to direct funds from electricity consumers, via electricity suppliers, to help pay for, and encourage private investment in, new nuclear power stations.

Aye: 255 MPs

No: 80 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Nos: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Absent: 309 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name

The House divided: Ayes 256, Noes 80.

Question accordingly agreed to.