Access to Medical Treatments (Innovation) Bill — Second Reading — Database of Innovative Treatments — Departure from Accepted Practice — 16 Oct 2015 at 13:31
The majority of MPs voted in favour of a database of innovative medical treatments and to state it is not negligent for a doctor to depart, responsibly, from accepted medical treatments.
- Permits the establishment, by Government, of a database of innovative medical treatments carried out by doctors, including the results of such treatments. The database would cover England only.
- States : "It is not negligent for a doctor to depart from the existing range of accepted medical treatments for a condition if the decision to do so is taken responsibly."
-  Access to Medical Treatments (Innovation) Bill
-  Explanatory notes to the Access to Medical Treatments (Innovation) Bill
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
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||32 (+2 tell)||2||0||10.9%|
|Lab||0||17 (+2 tell)||0||8.2%|
|Sarah Wollaston||Totnes||Con (front bench)||no|
|Peter Bottomley||Worthing West||Con (front bench)||no|