Local Government Finance Bill — Clause 8 — Move from Council Tax Benefit to Council Tax Reduction Schemes

Division number 448 in the House of Commons on 31 January 2012.

Jim Fitzpatrick voted against moving from a national council tax benefit to a system of local councils administering council tax reductions for those in financial need.

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted to move from a national council tax benefit to a system of local councils administering council tax reductions for those in financial need.

305 for, 227 against, 0 abstained, 114 absent.

Aye

Tellers: James Duddridge, Norman Lamb

No

Tellers: Jon Ashworth, Phil Wilson

Absent

Abstained

None