Clause 11 — Referendum about commencement of income tax provisions

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister – in the House of Commons at 8:30 pm on 30th April 2014.

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  • Division number 260
    A majority of MPs voted for any referendum on devolving Welsh income tax rate setting to the National Assembly for Wales to be on allowing an off-set from the rates set by the UK Parliament rather than allowing each Welsh rate to be set independently.

Amendment proposed: 1, page 16, line 20, leave out from ‘Wales’ to end and add

‘where a Welsh rate resolution specifies more than one rate of income tax.’.—

(Jonathan

Edwards

.)

Question put, That the amendment be made.

The Committee divided:

Ayes 5, Noes 243.

Division number 260 Wales Bill- Clause 11 — Referendum on Devolving Welsh Income Tax Rate Setting — Independent Setting of Each Rate

A majority of MPs voted for any referendum on devolving Welsh income tax rate setting to the National Assembly for Wales to be on allowing an off-set from the rates set by the UK Parliament rather than allowing each Welsh rate to be set independently.

Aye: 5 MPs

No: 243 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Nos: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Absent: 397 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name

Question accordingly negatived.

Clause 11 ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Clauses 12 and 13 ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Schedule 1 agreed to.

The occupant of the Chair left the Chair (Programme Order, this day).

The Deputy Speaker resumed the Chair.

Progress reported; Committee to sit again tomorrow.