Academies Bill — Academy Schools to Comply with Exclusion and Behaviour Legislation —rejected — 21 Jul 2010 at 22:05
Mark Simmonds MP, Boston and Skegness voted with the majority (No).
The majority of MPs rejected a proposal to require Academy Schools to comply with legislation on pupil exclusions and behaviour partnerships which would otherwise not apply to them.
The text of the defeated amendment read:
- page 2, line 8, at end insert-
- (e) the school complies with provisions on pupil exclusions and behaviour partnerships as set out in EA 2002, EIA 2006 and ASCLA 2009.
-  Amendments sheet (Amendment voted on is no.27)
-  Academies Bill as of 14th July 2010
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||280 (+1 tell)||0||0||91.8%|
|Lab||0||211 (+2 tell)||0||82.6%|
|LDem||44 (+1 tell)||1||0||80.7%|
|Mike Hancock||Portsmouth South||LDem||aye|