Clause 79 — Required period condition: further provision

Remembrance Day (Bank Holiday) – in the House of Commons at 6:00 pm on 15th June 2011.

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  • Division number 295
    A majority of MPs voted not to reduce the period claimants with health conditions must wait before they are eligible for personal independence payments from from six to three months.

Amendment proposed: 44, page 56, line 45, leave out ‘6’ and insert ‘3’.—(Margaret Curran.)

Question put, That the amendment be made.

The House divided:

Ayes 239, Noes 294.

Division number 295 Welfare Reform Bill — Clause 79 — Personal Independence Payment — Qualifying Period

A majority of MPs voted not to reduce the period claimants with health conditions must wait before they are eligible for personal independence payments from from six to three months.

Aye: 239 MPs

No: 294 MPs

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Absent: 112 MPs

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Question accordingly negatived.