Draft Relationships Education, Relationships and Sex Education and Health Education (England) Regulations 2019 — 27 Mar 2019 at 22:56

The majority of MPs voted to require schools to teach about relationships (in primary schools) and sex and relationships (in secondary schools) as well as to make health education compulsory in all schools other than independent schools.

The regulations supported by the majority of MPs also contained a provision enabling a parent (or someone in an equivalent position) to request that a pupil may be wholly or partly excused from sex education, and for that request to be granted unless the head teacher considers that the pupil should not be so excused.

The regulations supported by the majority o MPs require schools to have regards to Government guidance on the curriculum.

The motion supported by the majority of MPs in this vote was:

Debate in Parliament |

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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
Con287 12095.2%
DUP0 7070.0%
Green1 00100.0%
Independent13 1070.0%
Lab228 1093.1%
LDem9 0081.8%
Total:538 21092.9%

Rebel Voters - sorted by vote

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

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Bob BlackmanHarrow EastCon (front bench)no
Christopher ChopeChristchurchCon (front bench)no
Philip DaviesShipleyCon (front bench)no
Charlie ElphickeDoverwhilst Con (front bench)no
Marcus FyshYeovilCon (front bench)no
James GrayNorth WiltshireCon (front bench)no
Philip HolloboneKetteringCon (front bench)no
Ranil JayawardenaNorth East HampshireCon (front bench)no
Edward LeighGainsboroughCon (front bench)no
Julian LewisNew Forest EastCon (front bench)no
Matthew OffordHendonCon (front bench)no
John SpellarWarleyLab (minister)no
Martin VickersCleethorpesCon (front bench)no

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