Central Government Funding for Local Councils
There have been votes in Parliament on the level of funding for local councils.
Nicholas Dakin almost always voted against reducing central government funding of local government
TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all
of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source
data on PublicWhip.org.uk.
On 29 Jun 2010:
Nicholas Dakin voted in favour of expressing regret in relation to central funding of local government and to base future decisions on local government funding on fairness, protecting front line services and promoting growth.
On 9 Feb 2011:
Nicholas Dakin voted against reducing funding for local councils by 4 percent in 2011-12 compared to 2010-11.
On 13 Feb 2013:
Nicholas Dakin voted against approving the amounts of Revenue Support Grant proposed by Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government to pay to local councils in 2013-14
On 10 Feb 2015:
Nicholas Dakin acted as teller for a vote on Local Government Finance Report 2015-16 — Level of Revenue Support Grant
On 10 Feb 2016:
Nicholas Dakin voted against setting the main central government grant to local government for 2016-17 at a level 24.6% lower than it was set for 2015-16.
On 22 Feb 2017:
Nicholas Dakin voted against setting the main central government grant to local government for 2017-18 at a level 44% lower than it was set for 2016-17.
On 7 Feb 2018:
Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance (England) 2018-19 — Level of Revenue Support Grant
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