Teaching and Higher Education Bill [Lords] — New arrangements for giving financial support to students — 1 Jul 1998
Miss Ann Widdecombe MP, Maidstone and The Weald voted to exempt students at Scottish universities from tuition fees in the 4th year of their degrees.
The majority of MPs voted not to exempt students at Scottish universities from paying fees in the 4th year of their degrees and not to allow the waiver of fees in the 4th year of degree courses at English universities.
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||132 (+2 tell)||0||82.7%|
|Lab||327 (+2 tell)||0||0||78.7%|