Health Service Medical Supplies (Costs) Bill — Commons Reason — 5 Apr 2017 at 16:30

Moved by Lord O'Shaughnessy

3A: Because it would not always be appropriate to use the powers conferred on the Secretary of State to control the price of medicines and other medical supplies to promote and support the growth of the life sciences sector, and those powers cannot be exercised to ensure that patients have access to medicines and treatments.

Moved by Lord Warner

3B: Insert the following new Clause-“Duty to take account of the life sciences sector and access to new medicines and treatmentsIn discharging, through the provisions established or amended by this Act, its responsibility to secure best value for the National Health Service in purchasing medicines and medical supplies, the Government must take account of the need to-(a) promote and support a growing life sciences sector within the United Kingdom economy; and(b) ensure that patients have rapid clinical access to new clinically effective and cost-effective medicines and treatments approved by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence through their technology appraisal process.””

Ayes 245, Noes 208.

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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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (Content)Minority (Not-Content)Turnout
Bishop1 04.0%
Con0 180 (+2 tell)70.3%
Crossbench45 1433.3%
DUP1 275.0%
Judge0 214.3%
Lab126 (+1 tell) 060.2%
LDem66 064.7%
Non-affiliated3 214.3%
UUP0 2100.0%
Total:242 20253.9%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

Lords 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 lord who could have voted in this division

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Lord Bew Crossbenchno
Viscount Brookeborough Crossbenchno
Lord Carey of CliftonCrossbenchno
Lord Condon Crossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Cox Crossbenchno
Viscount Craigavon Crossbenchno
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Dannatt Crossbenchno
Lord Dear Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Greenway Crossbenchno
Lord Kakkar Crossbenchno
Lord Kilclooney Crossbenchno
Lord Stevens of KirkwhelpingtonCrossbenchno
Lord Stirrup Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Tanlaw Crossbenchno
Lord Morrow DUPaye
Lord Dykes LDemno
Baroness Nicholson of WinterbourneLDemno
Lord Kalms Non-affiliatedno
Lord Taylor of WarwickNon-affiliatedno

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