Opposition Day — Examination Reform — 16 Jan 2013 at 15:49
The majority of MPs voted against introducing English Baccalaureate Certificates.
The motion rejected in this vote was:
- That this House
- notes the breadth of opposition from business, the creative industries, champions of vocational education and schools to the Government’s plans to introduce English Baccalaureate Certificates; and
- calls on the Government to rethink its plans.
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||254 (+1 tell)||0||1||83.9%|
|Lab||0||230 (+2 tell)||0||89.9%|
|LDem||46 (+1 tell)||0||0||82.5%|
|Andrew Percy||Brigg and Goole||Con (front bench)||both|