Higher Education Bill — New Clause 5 — Abolition of tuition fees chargeable to qualifying student — 31 Mar 2004 at 18:20

Mr Paul Burstow MP, Sutton and Cheam voted against the introduction of variable university tuition fees (top-up fees) of up to £3,000 per year in place of the previous fixed fee of £1,250 per year.

The majority of MPs voted to introduce variable university tuition fees (top-up fees) of up to £3,000 per year in place of the previous fixed fee of £1,250 per year.

The defeated amendment, No. 128, was introduced by Dr Ian Gibson MP who said of the amendment[1]:

Debate in Parliament | Historical Hansard | Source |

Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con1 155095.7%
DUP0 60100.0%
Ind0 20100.0%
Ind Con0 10100.0%
Lab315 (+2 tell) 55 (+2 tell)091.7%
LDem0 540100.0%
PC0 40100.0%
SDLP0 1033.3%
SNP0 50100.0%
UUP0 50100.0%
Total:316 288093.4%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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NameConstituencyPartyVote
Mr Robert JacksonWantagewhilst Conno
Miss Diane AbbottHackney North and Stoke NewingtonLabaye
Mr Harry BarnesNorth East DerbyshireLabaye
Dr Roger BerryKingswoodLabaye
Mr Colin BurgonElmetLabaye
Mr Martin CatonGowerLabaye
Mr Michael ClaphamBarnsley West and PenistoneLabaye
Ms Helen ClarkPeterboroughLabaye
Mr Tony ColmanPutneyLabaye
Mr Jeremy CorbynIslington NorthLabaye
Mr David CrausbyBolton North EastLabaye
Mr Jon CruddasDagenhamLabaye
Mr Tam DalyellLinlithgowLabaye
Mr Ian DavidsonGlasgow PollokLabaye
Mr Andrew DismoreHendonLabaye
Mr Jim DobbinHeywood and MiddletonLabaye
Mr Frank DobsonHolborn and St PancrasLabaye
Mrs Gwyneth DunwoodyCrewe and NantwichLabaye
Mr Jeff EnnisBarnsley East and MexboroughLabaye
Mr Mark FisherStoke-on-Trent CentralLabaye
Dr Ian GibsonNorwich NorthLabaye
Mr Roger GodsiffBirmingham, Sparkbrook and Small HeathLabaye
Mr John GroganSelbyLabaye
Mr Dai HavardMerthyr Tydfil and RhymneyLabaye
Ms Kate HoeyVauxhallLabaye
Mr Kelvin HopkinsLuton NorthLabtellaye
Mr Lindsay HoyleChorleyLabaye
Mr Alan HurstBraintreeLabaye
Dr Brian IddonBolton South EastLabaye
Mr Eric IllsleyBarnsley CentralLabaye
Ms Glenda JacksonHampstead and HighgateLabaye
Ms Helen JonesWarrington NorthLabaye
Mr Jon Owen JonesCardiff CentralLabaye
Dr Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabaye
Mr Peter KilfoyleLiverpool, WaltonLabaye
Mr Terry LewisWorsleyLabaye
Mr Tony LloydManchester CentralLabaye
Mrs Alice MahonHalifaxLabaye
Dr Jim MarshallLeicester SouthLabaye
Mr Robert Marshall-AndrewsMedwayLabaye
Ms Chris McCaffertyCalder ValleyLabaye
Mr John McDonnellHayes and HarlingtonLabaye
Mr Kevin McNamaraKingston upon Hull NorthLabaye
Ms Julie MorganCardiff NorthLabaye
Mr George MudieLeeds EastLabaye
Mr Albert OwenYnys MônLabaye
Mr Gordon PrenticePendleLabaye
Mr Brian SedgemoreHackney South and ShoreditchLabaye
Ms Clare ShortBirmingham, LadywoodLabaye
Mr Alan SimpsonNottingham SouthLabaye
Mr Dennis SkinnerBolsoverLabaye
Ms Geraldine SmithMorecambe and LunesdaleLabtellaye
Mr Llew SmithBlaenau GwentLabaye
Mr Gerry SteinbergCity of DurhamLabaye
Mr David TaylorNorth West LeicestershireLabaye
Mr Jon TrickettHemsworthLabaye
Mr Robert WareingLiverpool, West DerbyLabaye
Mr Mike WoodBatley and SpenLabaye

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