Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education in State Schools — 15 Jul 2015 at 14:46
The majority of MPs voted in favour of introducing a legal requirement for state-funded schools to provide Personal, Social, Health and Economic education (PSHE).
The motion approved by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require the Secretary of State to provide that Personal, Social, Health and Economic education (PSHE) be a statutory requirement for all state-funded schools;
- for PSHE to include Sex and Relationships Education (SRE) and education on ending violence against women and girls;
- to provide for initial and continuing teacher education and guidance on best practice for delivering and inspecting PSHE and SRE education;
and for connected purposes.
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||10||39 (+2 tell)||0||15.5%|
|Lab||159 (+2 tell)||0||0||69.4%|
|Ben Howlett||Bath||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Graham Stuart||Beverley and Holderness||Con||aye|
|Andrew Percy||Brigg and Goole||Con (front bench)||aye|
|William Wragg||Hazel Grove||Con||aye|
|Crispin Blunt||Reigate||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Caroline Nokes||Romsey and Southampton North||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Laurence Robertson||Tewkesbury||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Sarah Wollaston||Totnes||Con (front bench)||aye|
|Peter Bottomley||Worthing West||Con (front bench)||aye|