After Clause 78 - Storm overflows

Environment Bill – in the House of Commons at 8:07 pm on 8th November 2021.

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  • Division number 104
    A majority of MPs voted to use Government proposed text, rather than text proposed by the House of Lords, to require those responsible for sewers to reduce the impact of their discharges via storm overflows; the two texts appear functionally similar

Motion made, and Question proposed,

That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 45B and proposes amendments (a) and (b) in lieu.—(Rebecca Pow.)

Division number 104 Environment Bill — After Clause 78 — Storm Overflows — Sewage

A majority of MPs voted to use Government proposed text, rather than text proposed by the House of Lords, to require those responsible for sewers to reduce the impact of their discharges via storm overflows; the two texts appear functionally similar

Aye: 283 MPs

No: 163 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Nos: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Absent: 197 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name

The House divided: Ayes 283, Noes 163.

Question accordingly agreed to.

Lords amendment 45B accordingly agreed to and amendments (a) and (b) accordingly made in lieu.