MPs vote to give HS2 bill a second reading

ITV News Deputy Political Editor Chris Ship has been following the votes on the HS2 bill in the House of Commons.

MPs have now voted in favour of giving the legislation a second reading.

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MPs vote on whether to give #hs2 bill a second reading. Result: YES-452 NO-41

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Smaller number of MPs vote against #HS2 for second reading. But many more abstentions we hear

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According to @labourwhips PM @david_cameron did not vote in support of his own big £50bn infrastructure project #HS2

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