Draft Education (Amendment of the Curriculum Requirements for Fourth Key Stage) (England) Order 2012 — Remove Work-Related Learning from Curriculum — 4 Jul 2012 at 20:04

George Osborne MP, Tatton voted to remove the requirement on maintained schools to provide work-related learning as part of the National Curriculum for the fourth key stage.

The majority of MPs voted to remove the requirement on maintained schools to provide work-related learning as part of the National Curriculum for the fourth key stage.

Work-related learning is defined, in section 85(10) of the Education Act 2002 as amended as 'planned activity designed to use the context of work to develop knowledge, skills and understanding useful in work, including learning through the experience of work, learning about work and working practices and learning skills for work'.

The motion approved by the majority of MPs was:

  • That the draft Education (Amendment of the Curriculum Requirements for Fourth Key Stage) (England) Order 2012, which was laid before this House on 11 June, be approved.

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Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con262 0085.6%
DUP7 0087.5%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent1 00100.0%
Lab1 196076.7%
LDem46 0080.7%
PC0 2066.7%
Total:317 199081.5%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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NameConstituencyPartyVote
Kate HoeyVauxhallLab (minister)aye

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