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.

Ivan Lewis was absent for a vote on Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill — Clause 1 — Rate of Increase of Certain Benefits, Payments and Tax Credits

A majority of MPs 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