Queens' Speech — Jobs — Banker's Bonus Tax — VAT Cut — Tax Incentive to Take on Workers — Sooner Infrastructure Investment

Division number 3 in the House of Commons on 17 May 2012.

Lord Darling of Roulanish voted to create jobs; to tax bank bonuses to fund guaranteed jobs for young people out of work for a year; to cut VAT; to give a tax break to small firms taking on more workers and to make infrastructure investment sooner.

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted against creating jobs; a tax on bank bonuses to fund guaranteed jobs for young people out of work for a year; a VAT cut; a tax break for small firms taking on more workers and making infrastructure investment sooner.

213 for, 311 against, 0 abstained, 122 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Jonathan Edwards, Michael Weir

No

Tellers: Bill Wiggin, Jennifer Willott

Absent

Abstained

None