Academies Bill — Clause 16 — Pre-commencement applications etc — 26 Jul 2010 at 20:45
The majority of MPs voted to treat applications from schools seeking academy status received before the bill comes into force as if they were applications under the provisions of the bill.
The division was on if Clause 16 should stand part of the Bill.
-  Explanatory notes to the Academies Bill (See section on Clause 16)
-  Academies Bill as of 14th July 2010
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 (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||272 (+2 tell)||0||0||89.5%|
|Lab||0||219 (+2 tell)||0||85.7%|
|Mike Hancock||Portsmouth South||whilst LDem (front bench)||no|