Higher Education and Research — Transitional Arrangements for Governance Reforms — 23 Apr 2018 at 21:13
The majority of MPs voted in favour of transitional arrangements for the abolition of the Higher Education Funding Council for England, and the Director of Fair Access to Higher Education with their functions being taken on by the Office for Students and UK Research and Innovation.
The motion rejected by the majority of MPs taking part in this vote was:
- That an Humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Higher Education and Research Act 2017 (Consequential, Transitional, Transitory and Saving Provisions) Regulations 2018 (S.I., 2018, No. 245), dated 26 February 2018, a copy of which was laid before this House on 28 February, be annulled.
-  Explanatory memorandum to the Higher Education and Research Act 2017 (Consequential, Transitional, Transitory and Saving Provisions) Regulations 2018
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||281 (+2 tell)||0||0||89.6%|
|Lab||0||201 (+2 tell)||0||78.4%|