National Health Service Funding — 22 Nov 2016 at 18:47
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted against addressing the underfunding of the NHS and against guaranteeing sustainable financing of the NHS.
The majority of MPs voted against addressing the underfunding of the NHS and against guaranteeing sustainable financing of the NHS.
The motion rejected in this vote was:
- That this House
- notes with concern that the deficit in the budgets of NHS trusts and foundation trusts in England at the end of the 2015-16 financial year was £2.45 billion;
- further notes that members of the Health Committee wrote to the Chancellor of the Exchequer about their concerns that Government assertions on NHS funding were incorrect and risked giving a false impression; and
- calls on the Government to use the Autumn Statement to address the underfunding of the NHS and guarantee sustainable financing of the NHS
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||301 (+2 tell)||0||0||92.4%|
|Lab||0||199 (+2 tell)||0||86.6%|