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Deferred Division – in the House of Commons at 7:48 pm on 24th October 2012.

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  • Division number 84
    A majority of MPs voted to introduce under-occupation criteria applying to housing benefit for working age claimants in the social rented sector and to set the rates of Local Housing Allowance which applies to private rented accommodation.

That the draft Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012, which were laid before this House on 28 June, be approved.

The House divided:

Ayes 260, Noes 206.

Division number 84 Draft Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012 — Under Occupation Critera — Local Housing Allowance Rates

A majority of MPs voted to introduce under-occupation criteria applying to housing benefit for working age claimants in the social rented sector and to set the rates of Local Housing Allowance which applies to private rented accommodation.

Aye: 260 MPs

No: 206 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Nos: A-Z by last name

Absent: 179 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name

Question accordingly agreed to.