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Trend, Michael

Trotter, Neville

Twinn, Dr Ian

Vaughan, Sir Gerard

Waldegrave, Rt Hon William

Walden, George

Walker, A Cecil (Belfast N)

Waller, Gary

Ward, John

Wardle, Charles (Bexhill)

Waterson, Nigel

Watts, John

Wells, Bowen

Wheeler, Rt Hon Sir John

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Whitney, Ray

Whittingdale, John

Widdecombe, Ann

Wiggin, Sir Jerry

Willetts, David

Wilshire, David

Winterton, Mrs Ann (Congleton)

Winterton, Nicholas (Macc'f'ld)

Wolfson, Mark

Yeo, Tim

Young, Rt Hon Sir George

Tellers for the Noes: Mr. Timothy Wood and Mr. Timothy Kirkhope.

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Question accordingly negatived .

New clause 12

Annual report to Parliament

`Each year Her Majesty's Government shall make an annual report to Parliament concerning the operation of the Decision in section 1 (e) above in respect of the preceding financial year, which shall include:

(a) a general presentation in text and tables of the financing and expenditure of the European Economic Communities in sterling equivalent and any common unit, which shall include comparable tables of income derived from each member state and expenditure therein in respect of each principal category of expenditure;

(b) an account of rebate mechanisms applicable to any member state;

(c) the operation of each article of the Decision;

(d) action taken by Her Majesty's Government in respect of financial discipline;

(e) the text of any regulation, directive or financial regulation relating to the operation of the Decision to which Her Majesty's Government has given its assent.'.-- [Mr. Shore.]

Brought up, and read the First time.

Motion made, and Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:--

The Committee divided: Ayes 73, Noes 308.

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Adams, Mrs Irene

Anderson, Ms Janet (Ros'dale)

Armstrong, Hilary

Banks, Tony (Newham NW)

Barnes, Harry

Benn, Rt Hon Tony

Betts, Clive

Caborn, Richard

Campbell-Savours, D N

Canavan, Dennis

Clwyd, Mrs Ann

Cohen, Harry

Connarty, Michael

Corbyn, Jeremy

Cunliffe, Lawrence

Cunningham, Jim (Covy SE)

Dalyell, Tam

Darling, Alistair

Davidson, Ian

Davies, Ron (Caerphilly)

Davis, Terry (B'ham, H'dge H'l)

Dixon, Don

Donohoe, Brian H

Dowd, Jim

Evans, John (St Helens N)

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George, Bruce

Gordon, Mildred

Graham, Thomas

Gunnell, John

Hall, Mike

Hanson, David

Heppell, John

Hill, Keith (Streatham)

Hoey, Kate

Home Robertson, John

Howarth, George (Knowsley N)

Illsley, Eric

Jones, Jon Owen (Cardiff C)

Jones, Martyn (Clwyd, SW)

Kilfoyle, Peter

Lewis, Terry

Livingstone, Ken

Loyden, Eddie

Mackinlay, Andrew

Mahon, Alice

Martin, Michael J (Springburn)

McMaster, Gordon

Michael, Alun

Michie, Bill (Sheffield Heeley)

Moonie, Dr Lewis

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Mullin, Chris

O'Hara, Edward

Paisley, The Reverend Ian

Pickthall, Colin

Pike, Peter L

Pope, Greg

Powell, Ray (Ogmore)

Prentice, Bridget (Lew'm E)

Quin, Ms Joyce

Robertson, George (Hamilton)

Roche, Mrs Barbara

Rooney, Terry

Rowlands, Ted

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