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Housing Benefit — Penalty for Excess Bedrooms — Removal of Unintended Exemption

Division number 214 – in the House of Commons on 26 February 2014.

Division number 214 Housing Benefit — Penalty for Excess Bedrooms — Removal of Unintended Exemption

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted to remove an exemption from housing benefit penalties due to being deemed to have excess bedrooms which applied to those who've continuously received the benefit in the same property since before 1 January 1996.

Aye: 253 MPs

No: 304 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Nos: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Absent: 89 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name