Education and Adoption Bill — Third Reading — 16 Sep 2015 at 18:22

Kevan Jones MP, North Durham voted against enabling the Government to intervene more swiftly in failing schools and against enabling fewer, larger, bodies to be given responsibility for adoption.

The majority of MPs voted to enable the Government to intervene more swiftly in failing schools and to enable fewer, larger, bodies to be given responsibility for adoption.

The majority of MPs voted in favour of the Education and Adoption Bill[1] at its third reading, supporting it becoming law.

The Bill

  • Enables the Government to intervene more swiftly in failing, and "coasting", schools.
  • Enables local authorities to make arrangements for their adoption functions to be carried out by another adoption agency.

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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
Con298 (+2 tell) 0090.9%
DUP2 0025.0%
Green0 10100.0%
Lab0 193 (+2 tell)084.1%
LDem0 5062.5%
PC0 1033.3%
Total:300 200086.6%

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
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