Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill — Clauses 1 to 3 and Schedule — Capping Increase of Specified Benefits at 1%

Division number 137 in the House of Commons on 21 January 2013.

Lord Lansley voted to cap any increase in specified benefits payments and tax credits at 1% rather allow them to be increased by 2.2% in line with prices.

A majority of MPs voted the same.

307 for, 243 against, 0 abstained, 95 absent.


Tellers: David Evennett, Mark Hunter


Tellers: Jon Ashworth, Julie Hilling