Health and Social Care Bill — Third Reading

Division number 342 in the House of Commons on 7 September 2011.

Oliver Heald voted to support proposed NHS reforms including giving more power to GPs to commission services, strengthening the Care Quality Commission, and cutting admin costs for example by abolishing Primary Care Trusts.

A majority of MPs voted the same.

315 for, 250 against, 1 abstained, 80 absent.


Tellers: Mark Hunter, Shailesh Vara


Tellers: Angela Smith, Phil Wilson