Childcare Bill [HL] — Report — 14 Oct 2015 at 19:07

Lord Prescott voted with the majority (Content).

Amendment 21 (to Amendment 18) not moved.

Amendment 18, as amended, agreed.

Amendment 22

Moved by Baroness Evans of Bowes Park

22: After Clause 1, insert the following new Clause-

“Childcare duty: consequential amendments

(1) In section 99 of the Childcare Act 2006 (provision of information about young children: England), in subsection (1), omit the “and” at the end of paragraph (aa) and after paragraph (b) insert “and

(c) any other person who provides early years provision for the purposes of section 1(1) of the Childcare Act 2015 (Secretary of State’s duty to secure 30 hours free childcare available for working parents),”.

(2) In Chapter 4 of Part 2 of the School Standards and Framework Act 1998 (financing of maintained schools)-

(a) in section 45A (determination of specified budgets of local authority), after subsection (4B) insert-

“(4C) For the purposes of this Part, a duty imposed on a local authority in England under section (Discharging the section 1(1) duty) of the Childcare Act 2015 (duties in connection with Secretary of State’s duty to secure 30 hours free childcare for working parents) is also to be treated as an education function of the authority.”;

(b) in section 47ZA (free of charge early years provision outside a maintained school: budgetary framework: England), in subsection (3), for paragraph (a) (but not the “and” after it) substitute-

“(a) for the purpose of the discharge of-

(i) the authority’s duty under section 7 of the Childcare Act 2006, or

(ii) a duty imposed on the authority under section (Discharging the section 1(1) duty) of the Childcare Act 2015,”.”

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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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (Content)Minority (Not-Content)Turnout
Con0 125 (+2 tell)54.5%
Crossbench9 89.4%
DUP2 050.0%
Lab98 (+2 tell) 046.1%
LDem45 044.6%
Non-affiliated2 06.7%
PC1 050.0%
UUP0 2100.0%
Total:157 13538.4%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

Lords 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 lord who could have voted in this division

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NamePartyVote
Lord Aberdare Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Best Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Kilclooney Crossbenchno
The Earl of KinnoullCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Mawson Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Pannick Crossbenchno
Lord Trees Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Woolf Crossbench (front bench)no

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