Secure Tenancies (Victims of Domestic Abuse) Bill — Clause 1 — Victims of Domestic Abuse — Benefit Reduction in Respect of Excess Bedrooms

Division number 149 in the House of Commons on 8 May 2018.

Phillip Lee voted not to give local councils the freedom to decide if benefits to cover housing costs should be reduced in respect of excess bedrooms in cases of new local council secure tenancies offered to victims of domestic abuse.

A majority of MPs voted the same.

246 for, 302 against, 0 abstained, 98 absent.


Tellers: Nick Smith, Jeff Smith


Tellers: Mims Davies, Kelly Tolhurst