Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill — Clause 1 — Rate of Increase of Certain Benefits, Payments and Tax Credits

Division number 136 in the House of Commons on 21 January 2013.

Lord Darling of Roulanish voted against setting the rate of increase of certain benefits, payments and tax credits at 1% rather than in line with prices at 2.2% for 2014 and 2015

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted to set the rate of increase of certain benefits, payments and tax credits at 1% rather than in line with prices at 2.2% for 2014 and 2015

238 for, 312 against, 0 abstained, 95 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Jon Ashworth, Julie Hilling

No

Tellers: Mark Hunter, Jo Johnson

Abstained

None