Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill — Incapacity benefit: reduction for pension payments — 9 Nov 1999
Jim Cousins MP, Newcastle upon Tyne Central voted in the minority (No).
Amendment agreed to and Lords amendment in lieu disagreed to.
Lords amendment: No. 43E, in line 12, leave out("50 per cent.") and insert
("the standard rate percentage of income tax")
Motion made, and Question put, That this House disagrees with the Lords in the said amendment.-- [Mr. Kevin Hughes.]
The House divided: Ayes 312, Noes 234.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.
What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.
What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||139 (+2 tell)||0||87.6%|
|Lab||312 (+2 tell)||46||0||86.5%|