New Clause. — (Income Disregards for Those over 65.)

Orders of the Day — Rating Bill – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 24th February 1966.

Alert me about debates like this

For the purposes of subsections (1) and (2) of section 5 of this Act, there shall be left out of account the first thirty shillings a week of the income of a single person aged 65 or over, and the first fifty shillings a week of the income of a married couple one of

whom is aged 65 years or over.—[Mr. Boyd-Carpenter.]

Brought up, and read the First time.

Question put, That the Clause be read a Second time:—

The House divided: Ayes 111, Noes 125.

Division No. 35.]AYES[6.8 p.m.
Allason, James (Hemel Hempstead)Bennett, Sir Frederie (Torquay)Bromley-Davenport,Lt.-Col.Sir Walter
Anstruther-Gray, Rt. Hn. Sir W.Berry, Hn. AnthonyBrooke, Rt. Hn. Henry
Barlow, Sir JohnBiggs-Davison, JohnBrown, Sir Edward (Bath)
Batsford, BrianBlack, Sir CyrilBruce-Gardyne, J.
Beamish, Col. Sir TuftonBoyd-Carpenter, Rt. Hn. J.Buck, Antony
Bell, RonaldBoyle, Rt. Hn. Sir EdwardBullus, Sir Eric
Burden, F. A.Hopkins, AlanPage, R. Graham (Crosby)
Clark, William (Nottingham, S.)Hordern, PeterPercival, Ian
Clarke, Brig. Terence (Portsmth, W.)Hornby, RichardPickthorn, Rt. Hn. Sir Kenneth
Cole, NormanHornsby-Smith, Rt. Hn. Dame P.Powell, Rt. Hn. J. Enoch
Cooke, RobertHowe, Geoffrey (Bebington)Prior, J. M. L.
Costain, A. P.Iremonger, T. L.Pym, Francis
Craddock, Sir Beresford (Spelthorne)Irvine, Bryant Godman (Rye)Quennell, Miss J. M.
Crosthwaite-Eyre, Col. Sir OliverKerby, Capt. HenryRawlinson, Rt. Hn. Sir Peter
Curran, CharlesKerr, Sir Hamilton (Cambridge)Ridsdale, Julian
Dance, JamesKershaw, AnthonyRoberts, Sir Peter (Heeley)
Douglas-Home, Rt. Hn. Sir AlecKimball, MarcusRussell, Sir Ronald
Elliott, R. W. (n'c'stle-upon-Tyne, N.)King, Evelyn (Dorset, S.)Sharples, Richard
Emery, PeterKirk, PeterSmith, Dudley (Br'ntfd & Chiswick)
Errington, Sir EricLagden, GodfreySmith, John
Eyre, ReginaldLancaster, Col. C. G.Spearman, Sir Alexander
Farr, JohnLegge-Bourke, Sir HarryStudholme, Sir Henry
Fletcher-Cooke, Sir John (s'pton)Lloyd, Rt. Hn. Selwyn (Wirral)Talbot, John E.
Fraser, Ian (Plymouth, Sutton)Longbottom, CharlesTaylor, Sir Charles (Eastbourne)
Goodhart, PhilipLoveys, Walter H.Taylor, Edward M. (g'gow, Cathcart)
Goodhew, Victormclaren, MartinThatcher, Mrs. Margaret
Grant, AnthonyMaclean, Sir FitzroyThompson, Sir Richard(Croydon, S.)
Griffiths, Peter (Smethwick)Marples, Rt. Hn. ErnestWalder, David (High Peak)
Hall-Davis, A. G. F.Maude, AngusWalker-Smith, Rt. Hn. Sir Derek
Harris, Frederic (Croydon, N. W.)Maxwell-Hyslop, R. J.Ward, Dame Irene
Harris, Reader (Heston)Meyer, Sir AnthonyWhitelaw, William
Harrison, Col. Sir Harwood (Eye)Mills, Stratton (Belfast, N.)Williams, Sir Rolf Dudley (Exeter)
Harvey, John (Walthamstow, E.)Mitchell, DavidWilson, Geoffrey (Truro)
Hay, JohnMorgan, W. G.Woodhouse, Hn. Christopher
Heald, Rt. Hn. Sir LionelMurton, OscarYates, William (The Wrekin)
Hendry, ForbesNeave, Airey
Higgins, Terence L.Noble, Rt. Hn. MichaelTELLERS FOR THE AYES:
Hill, J. E. B. (S. Norfolk)Orr-Ewing, Sir IanMr. More and Mr. Younger.
NOES
Albu, AustenHerbison, Rt. Hn. MargaretMorris, John (Aberavon)
Allaun, Frank (Salford, E.)Holman, PercyMulley, Rt. Hn. Frederick(sheffieldpk)
Allen, Scholefield (Crewe)Howell, Denis (Small Heath)Murray, Albert
Bacon, Rt. Hn. AliceHughes, Hector (Aberdeen, N.)Newens, Stan
Benn, Rt. Hn. Anthony WedgwoodHunter, A. E. (Feltham)Noel-Baker, Francis (Swindon)
Bishop, E. S.Hynd, H. (Accrington)Noel-Baker, Rt. Hn. Philip(Derby, S.)
Blenkinsop, ArthurHynd, John (Attercliffe)Norwood, Christopher
Bottomley, Rt. Hn. ArthurIrving, Sydney (Dartford)Oram, Albert E. (E. Ham, S.)
Brown, R. W. (Shorediteh & Fbury)Janner, Sir BarnettOrme, Stanley
Butler, Herbert (Hackney, C.)Jenkins, Hugh (Putney)Owen, Will
Carter-Jones, LewisJohnson, Carol (Lewisham, S.)Padley, Walter
Chapman, DonaldJohnston, Russell (Inverness)Pargiter, G. A.
Coleman, DonaldJones, Rt. Hn. Sir Elwyn(W, Ham, S.)Parker, John
Conlan, BernardJones, J. Idwal (Wrexham)Peart, Rt. Hn. Fred
Corbet, Mrs. FredaJones, T. W. (Merioneth)Perry, Ernest G.
Crossman, Rt. Hn. R. H. S.Kenyon, CliffordRandall, Harry
Diamond, Rt. Hn. JohnKerr, Dr. David (w'worth, Central)Redhead, Edward
Doig, PeterLawson, GeorgeRichard, Ivor
Donnelly, DesmondLedger, RonShort, Rt. Hn. E. (n'c'tle-on-Tyne, C.)
Driberg, TomLewis, Arthur (West Ham, N.)Silkin, John (Deptford)
Edelman, MauriceLoughlin, CharlesSilverman, Julius (Aston)
Edwards, Robert (Bilston)Lubbock, EricSkeffington, Arthur
Ennals, DavidMabon, Dr. J. DicksonSmall, William
Evans, Albert (Islington, S.W.)mcbride, NeilSnow, Julian
Fernyhough, E.mccann, J.Soskice, Rt. Hn. Sir Frank
Fitch, Alan (Wigan)maccoll, JamesStonehouse, John
Fletcher, Sir Eric (Islington, E.)macdermot, NiallStrauss, Rt. Hn. G. R. (Vauxhall)
Fletcher, Ted (Darlington)Mackenzie, Alasdair (Ross&Crom'ty)Thomson, George (Dundee, E.)
Fletcher, Raymond (Ilkeston)Mackie, George Y. (c'ness & s'land)Tomney, Frank
Floud, BernardMackie, John (Enfield, E.)Wallace, George
Foley, Mauricemcleavy, FrankWarbey, William
Foot, Sir Dingle (Ipswich)mcnamara, KevinWeitzman, David
Foot, Michael (Ebbw Vale)Mahon, Peter (Preston, S.)Wellbeloved, James
Freeson, ReginaldMahon, Simon (Bootle)Whitlock, William
Gourlay, HarryMallalieu, E. L. (Brigg)Wilkins, W. A.
Grey, CharlesMallalieu, J. P. W. (Huddersfield, E.)Willey, Rt. Hn. Frederick
Griffiths, Rt. Hn. James (Llanelly)Mapp, CharlesWilliams, W. T. (Warrington)
Gunter, Rt. Hn. R. J.Maxwell, RobertWyatt, Woodrow
Hamilton, William (West Fife)Mayhew, ChristopherZilliacus, K.
Hamling, William (Woolwich, W.)Mellish, Robert
Harper, JosephMillan, BruceTELLERS FOR THE NOES:
Hart, Mrs. JudithMonslow, WalterMr. Ifor Davies and Mr. Howie.
Hazell, BertMorris, Charles (Openshaw)