Teaching and Higher Education Bill [Lords] [Money] — Queen's recommendation having been signified-- — 16 Mar 1998
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset did not vote.
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 52(1)(a),
That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Teaching and Higher Education Bill [Lords] , it is expedient to authorise the payment out of money provided by Parliament of--
(1) any sums required for the making by the Secretary of State of grants or loans under the Act;
(2) any other expenses of the Secretary of State under the Act; and
(3) any increase attributable to the Act in the sums so payable by virtue of any other Act.-- [Mr. Pope.]
The House divided: Ayes 251, Noes 50.
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|
|Lab||251 (+2 tell)||0||0||60.7%|
|LDem||0||41 (+2 tell)||0||93.5%|