“(1) In Part 2 of Schedule 5 to the Scotland Act 1998, Section F1 is amended as follows.
(2) In the Exceptions, after exception 9 (see section (Welfare foods) (2) above) insert—
The subject-matter of the Tax Credits Act 2002.””—(Dr Eilidh Whiteford.)
This New Clause devolves to the Scottish Parliament the power to make provision for child tax credit, and working tax credit.
Question put, That the clause be added to the Bill.
The House divided:
Ayes 56, Noes 477.