Draft Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012 — Under Occupation Critera — Local Housing Allowance Rates

Division number 84 in the House of Commons on 24 October 2012.

Ivan Lewis voted against introducing under-occupation criteria applying to housing benefit for working age claimants in the social rented sector and not to set the rates of Local Housing Allowance which applies to private rented accommodation.

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted to introduce under-occupation criteria applying to housing benefit for working age claimants in the social rented sector and to set the rates of Local Housing Allowance which applies to private rented accommodation.

258 for, 204 against, 0 abstained, 179 absent.

Aye

No

Absent

Abstained

None