Pensions Bill — 27 Oct 2008 at 19:18

Baroness Fritchie was absent

Resolved in the negative, and amendment disagreed to accordingly.

moved Amendment No. 77A:

Before Clause 123, insert the following new Clause-
"Amendment of pensions annuities rule
Any statutory provision or rule of law requiring a pension to be taken in the form of an annuity by the age of 75 is amended so that the age limit is 80."

On Question, Whether the said Motion (No. 77A) shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 50; Not-Contents, 89.

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Party Summary

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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (Not-Content)Minority (Content)Turnout
Con0 7 (+2 tell)4.5%
Crossbench1 116.3%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Lab85 (+1 tell) 039.8%
LDem0 2938.7%
UUP0 1100.0%
Total:87 4820.2%

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Baroness Meacher Crossbenchno
Lord Patel of BradfordCrossbench (front bench)tellno

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