Welfare Reform Bill — 19 Mar 2007 at 16:40
<[i>Amendments Nos. 10 and 11 not moved.]
Clause 9 <[i>Limited capability for work-related activity]:
<[i>Amendments Nos. 12 to 15 not moved.]
moved Amendment No. 16:
After Clause 9 , insert the following new Clause-
The Secretary of State shall lay before Parliament an independent report on the operation of the assessments under sections 8 and 9 annually for the first five years after these sections come into effect."
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 16) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 150; Not-Contents, 133.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
|Party||Majority (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Con||76 (+1 tell)||0||37.4%|
|Lab||0||126 (+2 tell)||60.4%|
|LDem||43 (+1 tell)||0||56.4%|
Includes lords who were absent (or abstained) from this vote.