Learning and Skills Bill — Abolish arrangements to allow a ballot of parents on whether grammar schools should keep selective admission policies — rejected — 27 Jun 2000
Mr Paul Marsden MP, Shrewsbury and Atcham voted with the majority (No).
The majority No voters rejected a new clause to the School Standards and Framework Act 1998. This would have abolished arrangements to allow a ballot of parents on whether grammar schools should keep selective admission policies. However, the amendment was defeated.
-  John Bercow MP, House of Commons, 27 June 2000
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||0||128 (+2 tell)||0||81.3%|
|Lab||297 (+2 tell)||0||0||71.9%|