Finance Bill — Withdrawal of relief on medical insurance premiums — 16 Jul 1997
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (No).
Considered in Committee [Progress, 15 July].
I beg to move amendment No. 13, in page 11, line 15, leave out from 'section' to end of line 16 and insert
'shall not take effect until Her Majesty's Government has published a study of the additional National Health Service spending required to accommodate the extra patients resulting from the consequential cancellation of medical insurance contracts'.
Question put, That the clause stand part of the Bill:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 332, Noes 181.
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|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||139 (+2 tell)||0||87.0%|
|Lab||325 (+2 tell)||0||0||78.4%|
|Mr Richard Livsey||Brecon and Radnorshire||LDem (front bench)||aye|