Clause 23 — Duty of Secretary of State to Impose Condition as to Student Fees, etc

Part of Orders of the Day — Higher Education Bill – in the House of Commons at 4:00 pm on 23rd June 2004.

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Photo of Lynne Jones Lynne Jones Labour, Birmingham, Selly Oak 4:00 pm, 23rd June 2004

I agree with the arguments that my right hon. Friend has just articulated, but should not the Government have tabled their own amendments to ensure that higher education spending kept up with other increases in public spending, or with the generality of education spending, to ensure the additionality of the fee income over general Government spending?