Clause 13 — Employment and support allowance: work-related activity component

Welfare Reform and Work Bill – in the House of Commons at 5:36 pm on 23rd February 2016.

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  • Division number 194
    A majority of MPs voted to remove the "work-related activity component" from the Employment and Support Allowance.

Motion made, and Question put, That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 8.—(Priti Patel.)

The House divided:

Ayes 306, Noes 279.

Division number 194 Welfare Reform and Work Bill — Clause 13 — Employment and Support Allowance: Work-Related Activity Component

A majority of MPs voted to remove the "work-related activity component" from the Employment and Support Allowance.

Aye: 306 MPs

No: 279 MPs

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Tellers

Absent: 60 MPs

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Question accordingly agreed to.

Lords amendment 8 disagreed to.