Health and Care Bill — Clause 39 — Reconfiguration of Services: Intervention Powers — 23 Nov 2021 at 18:00
The majority of MPs voted to allow the Secretary of State to intervene in decisions by NHS England or Integrated Care Boards which change the range of NHS services available to individuals, or the manner in which they are delivered.
The amendment rejected in this vote was:
- Amendment 70, page 48, line 34, leave out clause 39.
Clause 39 was titled: Reconfiguration of services: intervention powers provided for a new Schedule to the National Health Service Act 2006 titled: Intervention Powers in Relation to the Reconfiguration of NHS Services", the Schedule required the Secretary of State to be notified of proposals, or requirements, to change the range of NHS services available to individuals, or the manner in which they are delivered, and empowered them to intervene in any related decisions.
-  Parliament's webpage on the Health and Care Bill, Parliament.uk
-  Health and Care Bill as amended in Public Bill Committee, 2 November 2021, Parliament.uk
-  Explanatory notes to the Health and Care Bill as introduced on 6 July 2021, Parliament.uk
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||301 (+2 tell)||0||0||83.9%|
|Lab||0||176 (+2 tell)||0||89.4%|