Opposition Day — Student Maintenance Grants — 19 Jan 2016 at 16:16
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted in favour of replacing maintenance grants with loans for lower income students.
The majority of MPs voted in favour of replacing maintenance grants with loans for lower income students.
The motion rejected by the majority of MPs taking part in this vote was:
- That this House calls upon the Government to abandon its policy on replacing maintenance grants with loans for lower income students.
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||306 (+2 tell)||1||0||93.6%|
|Lab||0||216 (+2 tell)||0||94.0%|
|Julian Lewis||New Forest East||Con (front bench)||aye|