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House Of Commons Backs Hips

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House of Commons backs HIPs

Rebecca Atkinson - 16-May-2007

By Rebecca Atkinson

MPs have voted against annulling Home Information Pack regulations following a robust debate in the House of Commons.

The debate was brought to the House by a Conservative Party motion calling for HIP regulations to be annulled.

However, while 234 ministers voted for the motion to annul HIPs, the majority of 306 voted against it - a win for the government by 72 votes.

This means that the government's proposal to bring HIPs into force on June 1 will go ahead and plans to overturn it at the 11th hour have been foiled.

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Don't the Lords have final say?

It still has to go through the House of Lords, where the government don't have a majority, so there's a good chance it'll be halted there. But there is always the Parliament Act, if Labour feel particularily bloody-minded.....!

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