Academies Bill — Decline Second Reading

Division number 29 in the House of Commons on 19 July 2010.

James Brokenshire voted to enable more schools in England to gain "Academy Status" and the consequent financial independence and removal from local authority control.

A majority of MPs voted the same.

234 for, 332 against, 0 abstained, 80 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Mary Creagh, Sharon Hodgson

No

Tellers: Mark Hunter, Bill Wiggin

Abstained

None