Skills and Post-16 Education Bill [HL] — Report (2nd Day) (Continued) — Amendment 45A — 21 Oct 2021 at 16:37

Moved by Baroness Wilcox of Newport

45A: After Clause 15, insert the following new Clause-“Lifelong learning: review(1) Within one year of the commencement of either section 14 or section 15, and each year thereafter, the Secretary of State must prepare and publish a report on the impact on the overall levels of skills in England and Wales of the rules regarding eligibility for funding for those undertaking further or higher education courses.(2) The report under subsection (1) must in particular examine the impact of restricting funding for those who wish to pursue a qualification at a level equivalent to or lower than one they already hold.(3) The report under subsection (1) must be laid before both Houses of Parliament.”Member’s explanatory statementThis amendment would require the Secretary of State to publish an annual report on the impact on re-skilling of funding restrictions on those who wish to pursue a qualification at a level equivalent to or lower than one they already hold.

Ayes 160, Noes 150.

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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 03.4%
Con0 11639.1%
Crossbench12 05.9%
DUP0 360.0%
Green2 0100.0%
Lab77 034.2%
LDem55 252.8%
Non-affiliated3 215.6%
PC1 050.0%
UKIP0 133.3%
UUP0 2100.0%
Total:151 12630.5%

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NamePartyVote
Baroness Falkner of MargravineLDemno
Baroness Nicholson of WinterbourneLDemno
Baroness D'Souza Non-affiliated (front bench)no
Lord Taylor of WarwickNon-affiliatedno

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