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"Grants By Residuary Bodies

Volume 82: debated on Monday 8 July 1985

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.—(1) The Secretary of State may by order provide for the making of grants to eligible charities out of money received from the disposal of land by the residuary bodies established by Part VII of this Act.

(2) In this section "eligible charity" means, in relation to a residuary body, a body of persons or trust established for charitable purposes only, being purposes which are wholly or primarily for the benefit of the area for which the residuary body is established."

Read a Second time.

Amendment (a) proposed to the Lords amendment: in line 2, leave out 'may' and insert 'shall'. — [Mr. Allan Roberts.]

Question put, That the amendment be made:—

The House divided: Ayes 195, Noes 320.

Division No. 260]

[9.59 pm

AYES

Abse, LeoBray, Dr Jeremy
Alton, DavidBrown, Gordon (D'f'mline E)
Anderson, DonaldBrown, Hugh D. (Provan)
Ashdown, PaddyBrown, N. (N'c'tle-u-Tyne E)
Ashton, JoeBrown, R. (N'c'tle-u-Tyne N)
Atkinson, N. (Tottenham)Brown, Ron (E'burgh, Leith)
Bagier, Gordon A. T.Bruce, Malcolm
Banks, Tony (Newham NW)Buchan, Norman
Barnett, GuyCaborn, Richard
Barron, KevinCallaghan, Jim (Heyw'd & M)
Beckett, Mrs MargaretCampbell, Ian
Beith, A. J.Campbell-Savours, Dale
Benn, TonyCarter-Jones, Lewis
Bennett, A. (Dent'n & Red'sh)Cartwright, John
Bermingham, GeraldClark, Dr David (S Shields)
Bidwell, SydneyClarke, Thomas
Blair, AnthonyClay, Robert
Boothroyd, Miss BettyClwyd, Mrs Ann
Boyes, RolandCocks, Rt Hon M. (Bristol S.)

Cohen, HarryLitherland, Robert
Coleman, DonaldLloyd, Tony (Stretford)
Conlan, BernardLofthouse, Geoffrey
Cook, Frank (Stockton North)Loyden, Edward
Cook, Robin F (Livingston)McCartney, Hugh
Corbett, RobinMcDonald, Dr Oonagh
Corbyn, JeremyMcKelvey, William
Cowans, HarryMcNamara, Kevin
Cox, Thomas (Tooting)McTaggart, Robert
Craigen, J. M.McWilliam, John
Cunliffe, LawrenceMadden, Max
Dalyell, TamMarek, Dr John
Davies, Rt Hon Denzil (L'lli)Marshall, David (Shettleston)
Davies, Ronald (Caerphilly)Mason, Rt Hon Roy
Davis, Terry (B'ham, H'ge H'l)Maxton, John
Deakins, EricMaynard, Miss Joan
Dewar, DonaldMeacher, Michael
Dixon, DonaldMeadowcroft, Michael
Dobson, FrankMichie, William
Dormand, JackMillan, Rt Hon Bruce
Dubs, AlfredMitchell, Austin (G't Grimsby)
Duffy, A. E. P.Morris, Rt Hon A. (W'shawe)
Dunwoody, Hon Mrs G.Morris, Rt Hon J. (Aberavon)
Eadie, AlexNellist, David
Eastham, KenOakes, Rt Hon Gordon
Edwards, Bob (Wh'mpt'n SE)O'Brien, William
Evans, John (St. Helens N)O'Neill, Martin
Ewing, HarryOrme, Rt Hon Stanley
Fatchett, DerekPark, George
Faulds, AndrewParry, Robert
Field, Frank (Birkenhead)Patchett, Terry
Fields, T. (L'pool Broad Gn)Pavitt, Laurie
Fisher, MarkPenhaligon, David
Flannery, MartinPike, Peter
Foot, Rt Hon MichaelPowell, Raymond (Ogmore)
Forrester, JohnPrescott, John
Foster, DerekRadice, Giles
Fraser, J. (Norwood)Randall, Stuart
Freeson, Rt Hon ReginaldRedmond, M.
Freud, ClementFlees, Rt Hon M. (Leeds S)
Garrett, W. E.Richardson, Ms Jo
George, BruceRoberts, Allan (Bootle)
Gilbert, Rt Hon Dr JohnRoberts, Ernest (Hackney N)
Godman, Dr NormanRobertson, George
Golding, JohnRobinson, G. (Coventry NW)
Gould, BryanRogers, Allan
Hamilton, James (M'well N)Rooker, J. W.
Hancock, Mr. MichaelRoss, Stephen (Isle of Wight)
Hardy, PeterRowlands, Ted
Harman, Ms HarrietSedgemore, Brian
Harrison, Rt Hon WalterSheerman, Barry
Hart, Rt Hon Dame JudithSheldon, Rt Hon R.
Haynes, FrankShore, Rt Hon Peter
Heffer, Eric S.Short, Ms Clare (Ladywood)
Hogg, N. (C'nauld & Kilsyth)Short, Mrs R.(W'hampt'n NE)
Holland, Stuart (Vauxhall)Silkin, Rt Hon J.
Home Robertson, JohnSkinner, Dennis
Howells, GeraintSmith, C. (Isl'ton S & F'bury)
Hoyle, DouglasSmith, Rt Hon J. (M'kl'ds E)
Hughes, Dr. Mark (Durham)Snape, Peter
Hughes, Robert (Aberdeen N)Soley, Clive
Hughes, Roy (Newport East)Steel, Rt Hon David
Hughes, Simon (Southward)Stott, Roger
Janner, Hon GrevilleStrang, Gavin
Jenkins, Rt Hon Roy (Hillh'd)Straw, Jack
John, BrynmorThompson, J. (Wansbeck)
Johnston, Sir RussellThorne, Stan (Preston)
Jones, Barry (Alyn & Deeside)Tinn, James
Kaufman, Rt Hon GeraldTorney, Tom
Kennedy, CharlesWainwright, R.
Kilroy-Silk, RobertWallace, James
Kinnock, Rt Hon NeilWarden, Gareth (Gower)
Kirkwood, ArchyWareing, Robert
Lambie, DavidWeetch, Ken
Lamond, JamesWhite, James
Leighton, RonaldWilliams, Rt Hon A.
Lewis, Ron (Carlisle)Winnick, David
Lewis, Terence (Worsley)Woodall, Alec

Young, David (Bolton SE)Mr. Allen McKay and
Mr. Sean Hughes.
Tellers for the Ayes:

NOES

Adley, RobertDunn, Robert
Aitken, JonathanDurant, Tony
Alexander, RichardEdwards, Rt Hon N. (P'broke)
Alison, Rt Hon MichaelEggar, Tirn
Amery, Rt Hon JulianEmery, Sir Peter
Amess, DavidEvennett, David
Ancram, MichaelEyre, Sir Reginald
Ashby, DavidFairbairn, Nicholas
Aspinwall, JackFallon, Michael
Atkins, Rt Hon Sir H.Farr, Sir John
Atkins, Robert (South Ribble)Favell, Anthony
Atkinson, David (B'rn'th E)Fenner, Mrs Peggy
Baker, Rt Hon K. (Mole Vall'y)Finsberg, Sir Geoffrey
Baker, Nicholas (N Dorset)Fletcher, Alexander
Baldry, TonyFookes, Miss Janet
Banks, Robert (Harrogate)Forman, Nigel
Batiste, SpencerForsyth, Michael (Stirling)
Bellingham, HenryForth, Eric
Bendall, VivianFowler, Rt Hon Norman
Bennett, Rt Hon Sir FredericFox, Marcus
Benyon, WilliamFranks, Cecil
Best, KeithFraser, Peter (Angus East)
Bevan, David GilroyFreeman, Roger
Biffen, Rt Hon JohnFry, Peter
Biggs-Davison, Sir JohnGale, Roger
Blaker, Rt Hon Sir PeterGalley, Roy
Body, RichardGardiner, George (Reigate)
Bonsor, Sir NicholasGardner, Sir Edward (Fylde)
Bottomley, PeterGarel-Jones, Tristan
Bottomley, Mrs VirginiaGlyn, Dr Alan
Bowden, A. (Brighton K'to'n)Goodlad, Alastair
Bowden, Gerald (Dulwich)Gow, Ian
Braine, Rt Hon Sir BernardGower, Sir Raymond
Brandon-Bravo, MartinGrant, Sir Anthony
Bright, GrahamGreenway, Harry
Brinton, TimGregory, Conal
Brittan, Rt Hon LeonGriffiths, Sir Eldon
Brooke, Hon PeterGriffiths, Peter (Portsrn'th N)
Brown, M. (Brigg & Cl'thpes)Grist, Ian
Bruinvels, PeterGrylls, Michael
Bryan, Sir PaulHamilton, Hon A. (Epsom)
Buck, Sir AntonyHamilton, Neil (Tatton)
Budgen, NickHampson, Dr Keith
Burt, AlistairHannam,John
Butcher, JohnHargreaves, Kenneth
Butler, Hon AdamHarris, David
Butterfill, JohnHaselhurst, Alan
Carlisle, John (N Luton)Havers, Rt Hon Sir Michael
Carlisle, Kenneth (Lincoln)Hawkins, Sir Paul (SW N'folk)
Carlisle, Rt Hon M. (Wton S)Hawksley, Warren
Carttiss, MichaelHayes, J.
Cash, WilliamHayhoe, Rt Hon Barney
Chalker, Mrs LyndaHeathcoat-Amory, David
Chapman, SydneyHeddle, John
Chope, ChristopherHenderson, Barry
Churchill, W. S.Heseltine, Rt Hon Michael
Clark, Hon A. (Plym'th S'n)Hickmet, Richard
Clark, Dr Michael (Rochford)Higgins, Rt Hon Terence L.
Clark, Sir W. (Croydon S)Hind, Kenneth
Clarke, Rt Hon K. (Rushcliffe)Hirst, Michael
Clegg, Sir WalterHogg, Hon Douglas (Gr'th'm)
Cockeram, EricHolland, Sir Philip (Gedling)
Colvin, MichaelHolt, Richard
Coombs, SimonHordern, Sir Peter
Cope, JohnHoward, Michael
Corrie, JohnHowarth, Alan (Stratf'd-on-A)
Couchman, JamesHowarth, Gerald (Cannock)
Cranborne, ViscountHowell, Rt Hon D. (G'ldford)
Crouch, DavidHowell, Ralph (N Norfolk)
Currie, Mrs EdwinaHubbard-Miles, Peter
Dicks, TerryHunt, John (Ravensbourne)
Dorrell, StephenHunter, Andrew
Douglas-Hamilton, Lord J.Irving, Charles
Dover, DenJenkin, Rt Hon Patrick
du Cann, Rt Hon Sir EdwardJessel Toby

Jones, Gwilym (Cardiff N)Proctor, K. Harvey
Jones, Robert (W Herts)Pym, Rt Hon Francis
Jopling, Rt Hon MichaelRaffan, Keith
Kellett-Bowman, Mrs ElaineRaison, Rt Hon Timothy
Key, RobertRathbone, Tim
King, Roger (B'ham N'field)Rees, Rt Hon Peter (Dover)
King, Rt Hon TomRenton, Tim
Knight, Greg (Derby N)Rhodes James, Robert
Knowles, MichaelRhys Williams, Sir Brandon
Lamont, NormanRidley, Rt Hon Nicholas
Lang, IanRidsdale, Sir Julian
Latham, MichaelRifkind, Malcolm
Lawler, GeoffreyRoberts, Wyn (Conwy)
Lawson, Rt Hon NigelRobinson, Mark (N'port W)
Lee, John (Pendle)Roe, Mrs Marion
Leigh, Edward (Gainsbor'gh)Rossi, Sir Hugh
Lennox-Boyd, Hon MarkRost, Peter
Lewis, Sir Kenneth (Stamf'd)Rowe, Andrew
Lightbown, DavidRumbold, Mrs Angela
Lloyd, Ian (Havant)Ryder, Richard
Lloyd, Peter, (Fareham)Sackville, Hon Thomas
Lord, MichaelSainsbury, Hon Timothy
Lyell, NicholasScott, Nicholas
McCrindle, RobertShaw, Giles (Pudsey)
McCurley, Mrs AnnaShelton, William (Streatham)
Macfarlane, NeilShepherd, Colin (Hereford)
MacKay, Andrew (Berkshire)Shepherd, Richard (Aldridge)
MacKay, John (Argyll & Bute)Shersby, Michael
Maclean, David JohnSilvester, Fred
McQuarrie, AlbertSims, Roger
Madel, DavidSkeet, T. H. H.
Major, JohnSmith, Sir Dudley (Warwick)
Malins, HumfreySmith, Tim (Beaconsfield)
Malone, GeraldSoames, Hon Nicholas
Maples, JohnSpeller, Tony
Marland, PaulSpencer, Derek
Marshall, Michael (Arundel)Spicer, Jim (W Dorset)
Mates, MichaelSpicer, Michael (S Worcs)
Maude, Hon FrancisSquire, Robin
Mawhinney, Dr BrianStanbrook, Ivor
Maxwell-Hyslop, RobinStanley, John
Mayhew, Sir PatrickSteen, Anthony
Mellor, DavidStern, Michael
Merchant, PiersStevens, Lewis (Nuneaton)
Miller, Hal (B'grove)Stewart, Allan (Eastwood)
Mills, Iain (Meriden)Stewart, Andrew (Sherwood)
Mills, Sir Peter (West Devon)Stewart, Ian (N Hertf'dshire)
Mitchell, David (NW Hants)Stokes, John
Moate, RogerStradling Thomas, J.
Molyneaux, Rt Hon JamesSumberg, David
Montgomery, Sir FergusTapsell, Sir Peter
Moore, JohnTaylor, John (Solihull)
Morris, M. (N'hampton, S)Taylor, Teddy (S'end E)
Moynihan, Hon C.Tebbit, Rt Hon Norman
Mudd, DavidTemple-Morris, Peter
Murphy, ChristopherTerlezki, Stefan
Neale, GerrardThatcher, Rt Hon Mrs M.
Needham, RichardThompson, Donald (Calder V)
Neubert, MichaelThompson, Patrick (N'ich N)
Newton, TonyThorne, Neil (Ilford S)
Nicholls, PatrickThornton, Malcolm
Norris, StevenThurnham, Peter
Onslow, CranleyTownend, John (Bridlington)
Oppenheim, Rt Hon Mrs S.Tracey, Richard
Osborn, Sir JohnTrippier, David
Ottaway, RichardTrotter, Neville
Page, Sir John (Harrow W)Twinn, Dr Ian
Page, Richard (Herts SW)van Straubenzee, Sir W.
Parkinson, Rt Hon CecilVaughan, Sir Gerard
Parris, MatthewViggers, Peter
Patten, J. (Oxf W & Abdgn)Waddington, David
Pattie, GeoffreyWakeham, Rt Hon John
Peacock, Mrs ElizabethWalden, George
Percival, Rt Hon Sir IanWalker, Bill (T'side N)
Pollock, AlexanderWall, Sir Patrick
Portillo, MichaelWaller, Gary
Powell, Rt Hon J. E. (S Down)Ward, John
Powell, William (Corby)Wardle, C. (Bexhill)
Powley, JohnWatson, John
Price, Sir DavidWatts, John

Wells, Sir John (Maidstone)Woodcock, Michael
Wheeler, JohnYeo, Tim
Whitfield, JohnYoung, Sir George (Acton)
Whitney, Raymond
Wiggin, JerryTellers for the Noes:
Wolfson, MarkMr. Carol Mather and
Wood, TimothyMr. Robert Boscawen.

Question accordingly negatived.

It being after Ten o'clock, MR. SPEAKER, proceeded, pursuant to the Order this day, to put the Questions necessary for the disposal of the business to be concluded at that hour.

Lords amendments Nos. 44 to 47 agreed to.