Higher Education Bill — New Clause 5 — Abolition of tuition fees chargeable to qualifying student

Division number 122 in the House of Commons on 31 March 2004.

Angela Eagle voted for the introduction of variable university tuition fees (top-up fees) of up to £3,000 per year in place of the previous fixed fee of £1,250 per year.

A majority of MPs voted the same.

227 for, 378 against, 0 abstained, 50 absent.


Tellers: Peter Atkinson, Gregory Leonard George Barker, Gregory Barker


Tellers: Vernon Coaker, Gillian Merron