Summer Budget 2015 Resolution 2 — Future Taxation: Rates of Income Tax — 14 Jul 2015 at 18:50
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted to allow the Finance Bill to cap income tax rates for future years.
The majority of MPs voted to allow the Finance Bill to cap income tax rates for future years.
The motion approved by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That, notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the practice of the House relating to the matters that may be included in Finance Bills, any Finance Bill of the present Session may contain provision setting upper limits on the basic, higher and additional rates of income tax which takes effect in a future year.
Notes on the Summer Finance Bill 2015 resolutions have been published.
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||319 (+2 tell)||0||0||97.3%|
|PC||0||1 (+2 tell)||0||100.0%|