Social Security (Up-rating of Benefits) Bill — Report — Amendment 3 — 2 Nov 2021 at 17:15

Moved by Baroness Altmann

3: Clause 1, page 1, line 7, leave out from the first “of” to end of line 8 and insert “earnings obtaining in Great Britain, as adjusted to take account of the exceptional impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the level of earnings.”Member’s explanatory statementThis amendment is intended to maintain the link between pension uprating and earnings but requires the Secretary of State to make adjustments that are considered appropriate for distortions in the traditional ONS Average Weekly Earnings figures, which were caused by the exceptional pandemic effects and Government measures on the labour market.

Ayes 220, Noes 178.

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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
Con3 16461.9%
Crossbench40 826.4%
DUP2 040.0%
Green1 050.0%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Judge1 227.3%
Lab98 055.1%
LDem64 075.3%
Non-affiliated10 424.6%
Total:220 17850.3%

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

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Baroness Altmann Conaye
Lord Balfe Conaye
Lord Kirkhope of HarrogateCon (front bench)aye
Lord Boyce Crossbenchno
Viscount Brookeborough Crossbenchno
Lord Chartres Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbenchno
Lord Kakkar Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Patel Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Ravensdale Crossbenchno
Lord Trees Crossbenchno
Lord Thomas of CwmgieddJudge (front bench)aye
Lord Faulks Non-affiliated (front bench)no
Lord Gadhia Non-affiliatedno
The Earl of KinnoullNon-affiliated (front bench)no
Baroness Stowell of BeestonNon-affiliated (front bench)no

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