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

Division number 138 in the House of Commons on 21 January 2013.

Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill — Third Reading — Capping Increase of Specified Benefits at 1%

A majority of MPs voted to cap any increase in specified benefits payments and tax credits at 1% rather than allow them to increase by 2.2% in line with prices.

305 for, 247 against, 93 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Mark Hunter, Jo Johnson

No

Tellers: Jon Ashworth, Julie Hilling