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Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted against requiring a report on the impact of taxation changes on the living standards of basic rate taxpayers.
The majority of MPs voted against requiring a report from the chancellor on the impact of taxation changes on the living standards of basic rate taxpayers.
The amendment rejected in this vote would have added the following clause:
‘(3) The Chancellor shall produce a report on subsection (1) which shall include an assessment of the impact of changes to taxation on the living standards of basic rate taxpayers which shall be placed in the House of Commons Library within three months of Royal Assent.’.
-  Clause 3 of the Finance Bill as introduced 28 March 2013
-  Parliament's webpage on the Finance Bill (Now the Finance Act 2013)
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||217 (+1 tell)||0||0||71.5%|
|Lab||0||181 (+2 tell)||0||71.2%|
|LDem||31 (+1 tell)||0||0||56.1%|