Welfare Reform and Work Bill — New Clause 1 — Repeal of Tax Credits Regulations 2015 — 27 Oct 2015 at 15:00
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted in favour of reducing the amount people are paid in tax credits.
MPs were considering the Welfare Reform and Work Bill.
The proposed new clause which was rejected in this vote was titled Repeal of Tax Credits Regulations 2015 and stated:
- (1) The Tax Credits (Income Thresholds and Determination of Rates) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 are repealed.
The regulations in question were approved by a majority of MPs in a vote on the 15th of September 2015 and are described fully within the description of that vote.
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||319 (+2 tell)||0||0||97.3%|
|Lab||0||206 (+2 tell)||0||90.0%|