Education and Adoption Bill — Third Reading — 16 Sep 2015 at 18:22
The majority of MPs voted to enable the Government to intervene more swiftly in failing schools and to enable fewer, larger, bodies to be given responsibility for adoption.
The majority of MPs voted in favour of the Education and Adoption Bill at its third reading, supporting it becoming law.
- Enables the Government to intervene more swiftly in failing, and "coasting", schools.
- Enables local authorities to make arrangements for their adoption functions to be carried out by another adoption agency.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Education and Adoption Bill
-  Explanatory notes to the Education and Adoption Bill
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||298 (+2 tell)||0||0||90.9%|
|Lab||0||193 (+2 tell)||0||84.1%|