Voting record - Councillor R. J. Laight, 23 January 2022 - 3 February 2023

Voting record

 Council, Wednesday 7th December 2022 6.00 p.m.

Item: Motions on Notice

Free School Meals:

Motion status:Rejected

A recorded vote was requested in respect of the following Motion on the subject of Free School Meals:

 

"Over 3.8 million children in the UK currently live below the poverty line and for those young people the price of school meals is prohibitive. In addition, with the cost-of-living crisis that is predicted to increase rapidly.

 

Council request our MP to lobby the Government to implement free school meals for all children in the District of Bromsgrove."

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Councillor R. J. Laight Against

 Council, Monday 17th October 2022 6.00 p.m.

Item: Motions on Notice

Recorded vote on the Local Plan - Deferral of the Preferred Options Plan:

Motion status:Rejected

A recorded vote was requested on the following Motion on Notice that was submitted by Councillor R. Hunter:

 

“This council believes that the local plan preferred options paper should have been published this autumn as previously planned and should be published as soon practicably possible with or without further infrastructure assessment to avoid any further unnecessary delays to the completion of our next local plan.”

 

The recorded vote was requested by Councillor K. May.

 

 

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Councillor R. J. Laight Against

 Council, Wednesday 23rd February 2022 6.00 p.m.

Item: Recommendations from the Cabinet meeting held on 23rd February 2022 (to be tabled)

Alternative Budget from the Labour Group:

Motion status:Rejected

In accordance with the Local Authorities (Standing Orders) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2014, the alternative budget from the Labour Group was subject to a named vote.

 

Councillor A. Kent had left the meeting by the time the alternative vote was debated so did not take part in the vote.

 

 

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Councillor R. J. Laight Against

Alternative Budget from the Independent East District, the Independent West and Central District and the Liberal Democrats:

Motion status:Rejected

In accordance with the Local Authorities (Standing Orders) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2014 the alternative budget from the Independent East District, the Bromsgrove Independent West and Central District and the Liberal Democrats was subject to a named vote.

 

Councillor A. Kent had left the meeting by the time that this alternative budget was debated and therefore did not take part in the vote.

 

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Councillor R. J. Laight Against

2022/23 Budget and Medium Term Financial Plan 2022/23 to 2024/25:

Resolution status:Carried

In accordance with the Local Authorities (Standing Orders) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2014 the 2022/23 Budget and Medium Term Financial Plan 2022/23 to 2024/25 was subject to a named vote.

 

Councillor A. Kent had left the meeting prior to the debate in respect of the 2022/23 Budget and Medium Term Financial Plan 2022/23 to 2024/25 and therefore he was not present for the vote on this item.

 

 

 

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Councillor R. J. Laight For

Council Tax Resolutions 2022/23:

Resolution status:Carried

In accordance with the Local Authorities (Standing Orders) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2014 the Council Tax Resolutions 2022/23 was subject to a named vote.

 

Councillor A. Kent had left the meeting prior to the debate in respect of the Council Tax Resolutions 2022/2 and therefore he was not present for the vote.

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Councillor R. J. Laight For