Health Bill — Schedule 8 — Minor and consequential amendments — 14 Feb 2006 at 21:39

Anne Begg MP, Aberdeen South voted with the majority (Aye).

The Aye-voters passed the Health Bill (technically, they gave it it's Third Reading). This was the last vote in parliament before it goes to the House of Lords for scrutiny.

This bill covered a wide range of health topics with the following outline.

  • Part 1 - Smoke-free premises, places & vehicles
  • Part 2 - Prevention & control of health care associated infections
  • Part 3 - Drugs, medicines & pharmacies
  • Part 4 - The NHS
  • Part 5 - Appointments commission
  • Part 6 - Miscellaneous
  • Part 7 - Final provisions

Debate in Parliament | 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 (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con25 19 (+2 tell)023.5%
DUP8 0088.9%
Ind1 0050.0%
Lab298 (+2 tell) 1085.3%
LDem28 1046.0%
PC1 0033.3%
SDLP2 0066.7%
UUP1 00100.0%
Total:364 21061.7%

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

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Adam AfriyieWindsorConno
Peter BoneWellingboroughConno
Douglas CarswellHarwichConno
Christopher ChopeChristchurchContellno
Philip DaviesShipleyConno
Stephen DorrellCharnwoodConno
James DuddridgeRochford and Southend EastConno
Nigel EvansRibble ValleyConno
Eric ForthBromley and ChislehurstContellno
Christopher FraserSouth West NorfolkConno
Roger GaleNorth ThanetConno
Philip HolloboneKetteringConno
Greg KnightEast YorkshireConno
Ian Liddell-GraingerBridgwaterConno
Peter LilleyHitchin and HarpendenConno
Brooks NewmarkBraintreeConno
Laurence RobertsonTewkesburyCon (front bench)no
Andrew TyrieChichesterConno
Robert WalterNorth DorsetConno
Ann WiddecombeMaidstone and The WealdConno
Nicholas WintertonMacclesfieldConno
Brian JenkinsTamworthLabno
Lembit ÖpikMontgomeryshireLDem (front bench)no

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