Mersey Tunnels Bill

Division 1: held on 9 February 2004

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The motion was disagreed

Motion summary

It was moved by the Lord Hunt of Wirral that it be an instruction to the Select Committee to whom the bill is committed that they should consider— (a) whether the power of the Secretary of State to increase all or any of the tolls by order is justified; and (b) whether the provisions of the bill provide an adequate mechanism for taking into account the views of the five district councils on Merseyside (the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, Liverpool, Sefton, Knowsley and St Helens) in respect of: (i) increases in tolls; (ii) the use of surplus tunnel toll income to improve public transport services on Merseyside; and (iii) the desirability of repaying the existing debt on the tunnels before applying surplus toll income to other projects; which being objected to, the question was put thereupon, and

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Tellers for the Contents

Henley, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Wade of Chorlton, L.
Conservative
Life peer

Members voting Content

Conservative (23)

Anelay of St Johns, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Astor of Hever, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Attlee, E.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Brougham and Vaux, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Cope of Berkeley, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Dixon-Smith, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Fookes, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Fowler, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Henley, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Teller
Hooper, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Hunt of Wirral, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Luke, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Lyell, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Montrose, D.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Newton of Braintree, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Noakes, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Northesk, E.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Seccombe, B.
Conservative
Life peer
Shaw of Northstead, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Skelmersdale, L.
Conservative
Excepted Hereditary
Waddington, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Wade of Chorlton, L.
Conservative
Life peer
Teller
Wilcox, B.
Conservative
Life peer

Crossbench (1)

Inge, L.
Crossbench
Life peer

Labour (2)

Harrison, L.
Labour
Life peer
Jones, L.
Labour
Life peer

Tellers for the Not Contents

Faulkner of Worcester, L.
Labour
Life peer
Rennard, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer

Members voting Not Content

Bishops (1)

Liverpool, Bp.
Bishops
Bishops

Labour (16)

Berkeley, L.
Labour
Life peer
Campbell-Savours, L.
Labour
Life peer
Clark of Windermere, L.
Labour
Life peer
Davies of Coity, L.
Labour
Life peer
Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde, B.
Labour
Life peer
Dixon, L.
Labour
Life peer
Eatwell, L.
Labour
Life peer
Faulkner of Worcester, L.
Labour
Life peer
Teller
Gale, B.
Labour
Life peer
Haskel, L.
Labour
Life peer
Hogg of Cumbernauld, L.
Labour
Life peer
Lea of Crondall, L.
Labour
Life peer
Pendry, L.
Labour
Life peer
Simon, V.
Labour
Excepted Hereditary
Smith of Leigh, L.
Labour
Life peer
Whitty, L.
Labour
Life peer

Liberal Democrat (10)

Addington, L.
Liberal Democrat
Excepted Hereditary
Mar and Kellie, E.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
McNally, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Miller of Chilthorne Domer, B.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Rennard, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Teller
Roper, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Scott of Needham Market, B.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Shutt of Greetland, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Thomas of Gresford, L.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer
Walmsley, B.
Liberal Democrat
Life peer