Education (Schools) Bill — Transitional arrangements for existing assisted pupils — 5 Jun 1997
Mr Jim Dowd MP, Lewisham West voted with the majority (Teller for the Ayes).
Clause 1 ordered to stand part of the Bill.
I beg to move amendment No. 9, in page 1, line 24, after 'school', insert 'and their siblings'.
The Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means (Mr. Michael Lord):
With this, it will be convenient to discuss amendment No. 24, in clause 5, page 4, line 40, after 'year', insert
It being Ten o'clock, The Chairman left the Chair to report progress and ask leave to sit again.
Committee report progress.
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 15 (Exempted business),
That, at this day's sitting, the Education (Schools) Bill may be proceeded with, though opposed, until any hour.-- [Mr. Jamieson.]
The House divided: Ayes 302, Noes 39.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.
What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.
What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||39 (+2 tell)||0||25.3%|
|Lab||296 (+2 tell)||0||0||71.5%|