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Baroness Primarolo

Labour Peer

University Tuition Fees

There have been votes in Parliament on tuition fees applicable to UK undergraduate students at universities in England. Subjects of specific votes have been on the subjects of introducing fees, increasing to fees, and capping fees.

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Baroness Primarolo generally voted for university tuition fees

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about university tuition fees:

  • On 11 Sep 2012: Baroness Primarolo was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Higher and Further Education — Tuition Fees Show vote
  • On 9 Dec 2010: Baroness Primarolo was absent for a vote on University Tuition Fee Cap — Raise Upper Limit to £9,000 Per Year Show vote
  • On 9 Dec 2010: Baroness Primarolo was absent for a vote on University Tuition Fee Cap — Set Basic Limit at £6,000 Per Year Show vote
  • On 14 Sep 2004: Baroness Primarolo was absent for a vote on Higher Education Show vote
  • On 14 Sep 2004: Baroness Primarolo was absent for a vote on Higher Education Show vote
  • On 19 Jul 2004: Baroness Primarolo voted to raise the university tuition fee cap to £3,000 per year. Show vote
  • On 23 Jun 2004: Baroness Primarolo voted yes on Higher Education Bill — Clause 27 — Sections 22 to 26: supplementary provisions Show vote
  • On 31 Mar 2004: Baroness Primarolo 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. Show vote
  • On 31 Mar 2004: Baroness Primarolo 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. Show vote
  • On 31 Mar 2004: Baroness Primarolo voted to allow university tuition fees to increase from £1125 per year to up to £3000 per year, and to make other changes to higher education funding and regulation arrangements. Show vote
  • On 27 Jan 2004: Baroness Primarolo voted in favour of university tuition fees increasing from £1125 per year to up to £3000 per year, and to make other changes to higher education funding and regulation arrangements. Show vote
  • On 1 Jul 1998: Baroness Primarolo voted not to exempt students at Scottish universities from tuition fees in the 4th year of their degrees. Show vote
  • On 1 Jul 1998: Baroness Primarolo voted not to exempt students at Scottish universities from tuition fees in the 4th year of their degrees. Show vote
  • On 4 Nov 1997: Baroness Primarolo was absent for a vote on Student Finance — Opposition Day Debate Show vote

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