Welfare Reform Bill — Clause 51 — Employment and Support Allowance for Those Ill or Disabled Since Their Youth

Division number 454 in the House of Commons on 1 February 2012.

Lord Darling of Roulanish voted for those who have been ill or disabled since their youth to receive Employment and Support Allowance on the same basis as if they had made sufficient National Insurance contributions to qualify for a contribution based allowance.

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted against those who have been ill or disabled since their youth recieving Employment and Support Allowance on the same basis as if they had made sufficient National Insurance contributions to qualify for a contribution based allowance.

324 for, 264 against, 0 abstained, 58 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Mark Hunter, Jeremy Wright

No

Tellers: Nicholas Dakin, Chris Ruane

Abstained

None