Welfare Reform and Work Bill — Removal of Work Related Activity Component from Employment and Support Allowance — Impact Assessment and Parliamentary Approval of Implementation

Division number 203 in the House of Commons on 2 March 2016.

Jim Fitzpatrick voted to make the removal of the work-related activity component from employment and support allowance conditional on an impact assessment and to require Parliament to approve details of implementing the change.

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted against making the removal of the work-related activity component from employment and support allowance conditional on an impact assessment and against requiring Parliament to approve details of implementing the change.

309 for, 274 against, 0 abstained, 62 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Jackie Doyle-Price, Simon Kirby

No

Tellers: Vicky Foxcroft, Sue Hayman

Abstained

None