Children and Families Bill — Report (5th Day) — 29 Jan 2014 at 19:18
Moved by Baroness Jones of Whitchurch
57BC: Before Clause 80, insert the following new Clause-
“Welfare of children: housing benefit
(1) The Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2006 are amended as follows.
(2) In regulation B13 (determination of maximum rent (social sector)), inserted by regulation 5 of the Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012-
(a) in paragraph (5), at beginning insert “Subject to paragraph (5A)”; and
(b) after paragraph (5) insert-
“(5A) The relevant authority shall make a determination that the restriction to one bedroom under paragraph (5) does not apply if it is in the interests of the welfare of a child or the children living in the dwelling to make such a determination.””
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.
|Party||Majority (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Con||123 (+1 tell)||0||54.1%|
|Lab||0||118 (+2 tell)||53.6%|
|LDem||50 (+1 tell)||0||49.5%|
|Viscount Colville of Culross||Crossbench||no|
|Viscount Craigavon||Crossbench (front bench)||no|