Welfare Reform Bill — Report (2nd Day) — 14 Dec 2011 at 17:09

The majority of Lords voted to weaken the government's proposals to penalise underoccupation by those receiving housing benefit. Iain Duncan Smith's views on this vote as quoted in The Telegraph.

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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 (Content)Minority (Not-Content)Turnout
Bishop3 012.5%
Con1 143 (+1 tell)65.0%
Crossbench68 (+1 tell) 036.1%
DUP4 0100.0%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Lab154 (+1 tell) 064.3%
LDem14 43 (+1 tell)61.7%
Other1 016.7%
PC1 0100.0%
UUP1 150.0%
Total:248 18755.6%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

Lords 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 lord who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Party | Vote

NamePartyVote
Baroness Flather Conaye
Lord Newton of BraintreeConaye
Lord Avebury LDem (front bench)aye
Lord Cotter LDem (front bench)aye
Viscount Falkland LDemaye
Lord Kirkwood of KirkhopeLDem (front bench)aye
Baroness Linklater of ButterstoneLDemaye
Lord Macdonald of River GlavenLDemaye
Baroness Miller of Chilthorne DomerLDemaye
Baroness Neuberger LDem (front bench)aye
Lord Roberts of LlandudnoLDem (front bench)aye
Baroness Scott of Needham MarketLDem (front bench)aye
Lord Shipley LDem (front bench)aye
Lord Smith of CliftonLDem (front bench)aye
Lord Taylor of Goss MoorLDemaye
Baroness Thomas of WinchesterLDem (front bench)aye
Baroness Tonge LDemaye
Lord Tordoff LDem (front bench)aye

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