Jobseeker’s Allowance (Mandatory Work Activity Scheme) Regulations 2011

Division 5: held on 10 May 2011

122 Contents
155 Not Contents
The motion was disagreed
Government win

Motion summary

The Countess of Mar moved that this House regrets that it has been given insufficient information to understand the policy objectives of the Jobseeker’s Allowance (Mandatory Work Activity Scheme) Regulations 2011 (SI 2011/688), how the scheme will work and whether claimants’ prospects of obtaining employment will be improved.

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Mar, C.
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Tunnicliffe, L.
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Glentoran, L.
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Aberdare, L.
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Best, L.
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Haskins, L.
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Howe of Idlicote, B.
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Mar, C.
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Meacher, B.
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Palmer, L.
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Pannick, L.
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Rix, L.
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Slim, V.
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Walpole, L.
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Mar and Kellie, E.
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Ulster Unionist Party
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Labour Independent
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Liberal Democrat
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Liberal Democrat
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Liberal Democrat
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Liberal Democrat
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Liberal Democrat
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Liberal Democrat
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Liberal Democrat
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Liberal Democrat
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Liberal Democrat
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Tyler of Enfield, B.
Liberal Democrat
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Wallace of Saltaire, L.
Liberal Democrat
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Liberal Democrat
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Liberal Democrat
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Empey, L.
Ulster Unionist Party
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