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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 Lansley 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

A majority of MPs voted the same.

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


Tellers: Jon Ashworth, Julie Hilling


Tellers: Mark Hunter, Jo Johnson