Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill — Second Reading — Capping Increase of Specified Benefits at 1%

Division number 129 in the House of Commons on 8 January 2013.

Lord Lansley voted to cap any increase discretionary working age benefits and tax credits at 1% in 2014-15 and 2015-16

A majority of MPs voted the same.

322 for, 266 against, 2 abstained, 55 absent.


Tellers: Mark Hunter, Mark Lancaster


Tellers: Nicholas Dakin, Graham Jones