Draft State Pension and Occupational Pension Schemes (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2016 — 3 Feb 2016 at 19:56

George Osborne MP, Tatton did not vote.

The majority of MPs voted in favour of proposals for the detailed operation of the new state pension scheme in respect of deferrals, overseas residents and inheritance of retirement benefits.

The motion supported by the majority of MPs taking part in this vote was:

The regulations set out details of the new state pension introduced by the Pensions Act 2014 including[1]:

  • how the weekly rate at which a pension is paid will increase by if the date of starting to claim it is deferred.
  • transitional arrangements for dealing with inherited retirement benefits from a spouse or civil partner.
  • continuing the long-standing policy of not up-rating the state pension in payment to people who are "overseas residents" except for people in countries where a reciprocal agreement is in place.


Debate in Parliament | Source |

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 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.

PartyMajority (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con297 4091.2%
DUP0 5062.5%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent0 30100.0%
Lab0 602.6%
LDem0 1012.5%
PC0 30100.0%
SDLP0 30100.0%
SNP0 45083.3%
UUP0 20100.0%
Total:297 73057.5%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

Peter BottomleyWorthing WestCon (front bench)no
Roger GaleNorth ThanetCon (front bench)no
Philip HolloboneKetteringCon (front bench)no
Laurence RobertsonTewkesburyCon (front bench)no

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