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New Clause—(Child Allowance (In Capacitated Child Between Ages 16 And 21))

Volume 529: debated on Tuesday 29 June 1954

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In subsection (1) of section two hundred and twelve of the Income Tax Act, 1952 (which relates to relief for children), after the words "if over the age of sixteen years at the commencement of that year, is receiving full-time instruction at any university, college, school or other educational establishment," there shall be inserted the words "or who, being over the age of sixteen years, but has not attained the age of twenty-one years at the commencement

Division No. 181.]

AYES

[6.0 p.m.

Acland, Sir RichardCullen, Mrs. A.Griffiths, William (Exchange)
Albu, A. H.Daines, P.Grimond, J.
Allen, Arthur (Bosworth)Dalton, Rt. Hon. H.Hale, Leslie
Anderson, Frank (Whitehaven)Darling, George (Hillsborough)Hall, Rt. Hon. Glenvil (Colne Valley)
Attlee, Rt. Hon. C. R.Davies, Rt. Hn. Clement (Montgomery)Hamilton, W. W.
Awbery, S. S.Davies, Ernest (Enfield, E.)Hannan, W.
Bacon, Miss AliceDavies, Harold (Leek)Hardy, E. A.
Balfour, A.Davies, Stephen (Merthyr)Hargreaves, A.
Barnes, Rt. Hon. A. J.de Freitas, GeoffreyHarrison, J. (Nottingham, E.)
Bartley, P.Deer, G.Hastings, S.
Bence, C. R.Delargy, H. J.Hayman, F. H.
Benn, Hon. WedgwoodDonnelly D. L.Healey, Denis (Leeds, S.E.)
Benson, G.Driberg, T. E. N.Henderson, Rt. Hon. A. (Rowley Regis)
Beswick, F.Dugdale, Rt. Hon. John (W. Bromwich)Herbison, Miss M.
Bevan, Rt. Hon. A. (Ebbw Vale)Ede, Rt. Hon. J. G.Hewitson, Capt. M.
Bing, G. H. C.Edelman, M.Hobson, C. R.
Blackburn, F.Edwards, Rt. Hon. John (Brighouse)Holman, P.
Blenkinsop, A.Edwards, Rt. Hon. Ness (Caerphilly)Holmes, Horace
Blyton, W. R.Edwards, W. J. (Stepney)Holt, A. F.
Boardman, H.Evans, Albert (Islington, S.W.)Houghton, Douglas
Bottomley, Rt. Hon. A. G.Evans, Edward (Lowestoft)Hudson, James (Ealing, N.)
Bowden, H. W.Evans, Stanley (Wednesbury)Hughes, Emrys (S. Ayrshire)
Bowles, F. G.Fernyhough, E.Hughes, Hector (Aberdeen, N.)
Braddock, Mrs. ElizabethFienburgh, W.Hynd, J. B. (Attercliffe)
Brockway, A. F.Finch, H. J.Irving, W. J. (Wood Green)
Broughton, Dr. A. D. D.Fletcher, Eric (Islington, E.)Isaacs, Rt. Hon. G. A.
Brown, Rt. Hon. George (Belper)Follick, M.Janner, B.
Brown, Thomas (Ince)Foot, M. M.Jay, Rt. Hon. D. P. T.
Butler, Herbert (Hackney, S.)Forman, J. C.Jeger, George (Goole)
Callaghan, L. J.Fraser, Thomas (Hamilton)Jeger, Mrs. Lena
Castle, Mrs. B. A.Freeman, Peter (Newport)Jenkins, R. H. (Stechford)
Champion, A. J.Gaitskell, Rt. Hon. H. T. N.Jones, David (Hartlepool)
Chetwynd, G. RGibson, C. W.Jones, Jack (Rotherham)
Clunie, J.Glanville, JamesJones, T. W. (Merioneth)
Coldrick, W.Gooch, E. G.Keenan, W.
Collick, P. H.Gordon Walker, Rt. Hon. P. CKey, Rt. Hon: C. W.
Cove, W. G.Greenwood, AnthonyKing, Dr. H. M.
Craddock, George (Bradford, S.)Grey, C. F.Kinley, J.
Crosland, C. A. R.Griffiths, David (Rother Valley)Lawson, G. M.
Grossman, R. H. S.Griffiths, Rt. Hon. James (Llanelly)Lee, Frederick (Newton)

of that year is incapacitated by illness, infirmity or disablement from undergoing full-time instruction at any school or other educational establishment or from following any gainful ocoupation."—[ Mr. Gaitskell.]

Brought up, and read the First time.

Motion made, and Question put: "That the Clause be read a Second time."

The Committee divided: Ayes, 245; Noes, 281.

Lee, Miss Jennie (Cannock)Pargiter, G. A.Stross, Dr. Barnett
Lever, Leslie (Ardwick)Parker, J.Summerskill, Rt. Hon. E.
Lewis, ArthurParkin, B. T.Swingler, S. T.
Lindgren, G. S.Paton, J.Sylvester, G. O.
Lipton, Lt.-Col. M.Pearson, A.Taylor, Bernard (Mansfield)
Logan, D. G.Plummer, Sir LeslieTaylor, John (West Lothian)
MacColl, J. E.Popplewell, E.Taylor, Rt. Hon. Robert (Morpeth)
McGhee, H. GPorter, G.Thomas, George (Cardiff)
McGovern, J.Price, J. T. (Westhoughton)Thomson, George (Dundee, E.)
McInnes, J.Proctor, W. T.Thornton, E.
McKay, John (Wallsend)Pryde, D. J.Timmons, J.
McLeavy, F.Pursey, Cmdr. H.Tomney, F.
MacMillan, M. K. (Western Isles)Rankin, JohnUsborne, H. C
McNell, Rt. Hon. H.Reeves, J.Viant, S. P.
MacPherson, Malcolm (Stirling;)Reid, Thomas (Swindon)Wade, D. W.
Mainwaring, W. H.Reid, William (Camlachie)Warbey, W. N.
Mallalieu, E. L. (Brigg)Robens, Rt. Hon A.Watkins, T. E.
Mallalieu, J. P. W. (Huddersheid, E.)Roberts, Albert (Normanton)Weitzman, D.
Mann, Mrs. JeanRoberts, Goronwy (Caernarvon)Wells, Percy (Faversham)
Manuel, A. C.Robinson, Kenneth (St. Pancras, N.)Wells, William (Walsall)
Marquand Rt. Hon. H. A.Rogers, George (Kensington, N.)West, D. G.
Mason, RoyRoss, WilliamWheeldon, W. E.
Mayhew, C. P.Royle, C.White, Mrs. Eirene (E. Flint)
Mellish, R. J.Shackleton, E. A. A.White, Henry (Derbyshire, N.E)
Messer, Sir F.Shinwell, Rt. Hon. E.Wigg, George
Mikardo, IanShort, E. W.Wilcock, Group Capt C. A. B.
Mitchison, G. RShurmer, P. L. E.Wilkins, W. A.
Monslow, W.Silverman, Julius (Erdington)Willey, F. T.
Morgan, Dr. H. B. W.Silverman, Sydney (Nelson)Williams, David (Neath)
Morley, R.Simmons, C. J. (Brierley Hill)Williams, Rev. Llywelyn (Abertillery)
Morrison, Rt. Hon. H. (Lewisham, S.)Skeffington, A. M.Williams, W. R. (Droylsden)
Mulley, F. W.Slater, Mrs. H. (Stoke-on-Trent)Williams, W. T. (Hammersmith, S.)
Noel-Baker, Rt. Hon. P JSlater, J. (Durham, Sedgefield)Willis, E. G.
Oldfield, W. H.Smith, Ellis (Stoke, S.)Wilson, Rt. Hon. Harold (Huyton)
Oliver, G. H.Smith, Norman (Nottingham, S.)Winterbottom, Richard (Brightside)
Orbach, M.Snow, J. W.Woodburn, Rt. Hon. A,
Oswald, T.Sorensen, R. W.Wyatt, W. L.
Padley, W. ESoskice, Rt. Hon. Sir FrankYates, V. F.
Paget, R. T.Sparks, J. A.Younger, Rt. Hon. K.
Paling, Rt. Hon. W. (Dearne Valley)Steele, T.
Paling, Will T. (Dewsbury)Stokes, Rt. Hon. R. R.TELLERS FOR THE AYES:
Palmer, A. M. F.Strachey, Rt. Hon. J.Mr. Wallace and
Pannell, CharlesStrauss, Rt. Hon. George (Vauxhall)Mr. James Johnson.

NOES

Aitken, W. T.Butler, Rt. Hon. R. A. (Saffron Walden)Fletcher-Cooke, C.
Alton, R. A. (Paddington, S.)Campbell, Sir DavidFord, Mrs. Patricia
Alport, C. J. M.Cary, Sir RobertFort, R.
Amery, Julian (Preston, N.)Channon, H.Foster, John
Amory, Rt. Hon. Heathcoat (Tiverton)Clarke, Col. Ralph (East Grinstead)Fraser, Hon. Hugh (Stone)
Arbuthnot, JohnClarke, Brig. Terence (Portsmouth, W.)Fraser, Sir Ian (Morecambe & Lonsdale)
Assheton, Rt. Hon. R. (Blackburn, W.)Clyde, Rt. Hon. J. L.Fyfe, Rt. Hon. Sir David Maxwell
Astor, Hon. J. J.Cole, NormanGalbraith, Rt. Hon. T. D. (Pollok)
Baldock, Lt.-Cmdr. J. M.Colegate, W. A.Galbraith, T. G. D. (Hillhead)
Baldwin, A. E.Conant, Maj. Sir RogerGammans, L. D.
Barlow, Sir JohnCooper, Sqn. Ldr. AlbertGarner-Evans, E. H.
Baxter, Sir BeverleyCooper-Key, E. M.George, Rt. Hon. Maj. G Lloyd
Beach, Maj. HicksCraddock, Beresford (Spelthorne)Glover, D.
Bert, Philip (Bolton, E.)Crookshank, Capt. Rt. Hon. H. F. CGodber, J. B.
Boll, Ronald (Bucks, S.)Crosthwaite-Eyre, Col. O. E.Gomme-Duncan, Col. A
Bennett, F. M. (Reading, N.Crouch, R. F.Gough, C. F. H.
Bennett, Dr. Reginald (Gosport)Crowder, Sir John (Finchley)Gower, H. R.
Bennett, William (Wood side)Crowder, Petre (Ruislip—Northwood)Graham, Sir Fergus
Bevins, J. R. (Toxteth)Darling, Sir William (Edinburgh, S.)Grimston, Hon. John (St. Albans)
Birch, NigelDavidson, ViscountessGrimston, Sir Robert (Westbury)
Bishop, F. P.Deedes, W. F.Hall, John (Wycombe)
Black, C. W.Digby, S. WingfieldHarden, J. R. E.
Boothby, Sir R. J. G.Dodds-Parker, A. D.Hare, Hon. J. H.
Bossom, Sir A. C.Donaldson, Cmdr. C. E. McAHarris, Frederic (Croydon, N.)
Boyd-Carpenter, Rt. Hon. J. ADoughty, C. J. A.Harris, Reader (Heston)
Boyle, Sir EdwardDouglas-Hamilton, Lord MalcolmHarrison, Col. J. H. (Eye)
Brains, B. R.Drayson, G, B.Harvey, Air Cdre. A. V. (Macclesfield)
Braithwaite, Sir Albert (Harrow, W.)Drewe, Sir C.Harvey, Ian (Harrow, E.)
Braithwaite, Sir GurneyDugdale, Rt. Hon. Sir T. (Richmond)Harvie-Watt, Sir George
Bromley-Davenport, Lt.-Col. W. H.Duncan, Capt. J. A. L.Hay, John
Brooke, Henry (Hampstead)Duthie, W. S.Head, Rt. Hon. A. H.
Brooman-White, R. C.Eccles, Rt. Hon. Sir D. M.Heald, Rt. Hon, Sir Lienel
Browne, Jack (Govan)Eden, J. B. (Bournemouth, West)Heath, Edward
Buchan-Hepburn, Rt. Hon. P. G TElliot, Rt. Hon. W. E.Higgs, J. M. C.
Bullard, D. G.Erroll, F. J.Hill, Dr. Charles (Luton)
Bullus, Wing Commander E EFinlay, GraemeHill, Mrs. E. (Wythenshawe)
Burden, F. F. A.Fisher, NigelHinchingbrooke, Viscount
Butcher, Sir HerbertFleetwood-Hesketh, R. FHirst, Geoffrey

Holland-Martin, C. JManningham-Buller, Rt. Hn. Sir ReginaldSandys, Rt. Hon. D.
Hollis, M. C.Markham, Major Sir FrankSavory, Prof. Sir Douglas
Hope, Lord JohnMarlowe, A. A. H.Schofield, Lt.-Col. W.
Hopkinson, Rt. Hon. HenryMarples, A. E.Scott. R. Donald
Hornsby-Smith, Miss M. P.Marshall Douglas (Bodmin)Scott-Miller, Cmdr. R.
Horobin, I. M.Maude, AngusShepherd, William
Horsbrugh, Rt. Hon. FlorenceMaudling, R.Simon, J. E. S. (Middlesbrough, W)
Howard, Hon. Greville (St. Ives)Maydon, Lt.-Comdr. S. L. C.Smithers, Peter (Winchester)
Hudson, Sir Austin (Lewisham, N.)Medlicott, Brig. F.Smithers, Sir Waldron (Orpington)
Hulbert, Wing Cdr. N. J.Mellor, Sir JohnSnadden, W. McN,
Hurd, A. R.Molson, A. H. E.Spearman, A. C. M.
Hutchison, Sir Ian Clark (E'b'rgh, W.)Monckton, Rt. Hon. Sir WalterSpeir, R. M.
Hyde, Lt.-Col. H. M.Moore, Sir ThomasSpens, Rt. Hon. Sir P. (Kensington, S.)
Hylton-Foster, H. B. H.Morrison, John (Salisbury)Stanley, Capt. Hon. Richard
Iremonger, T. L.Mott-Radclyffe, C. E.Steward, W. A. (Woolwich, W.)
Jenkins, Robert (Dulwich)Nabarro, G. D. N.Stewart, Henderson (Fife, E.)
Jennings, Sir RolandNeave, AireyStoddart-Scott, Col. M.
Johnson, Eric (Blackley)Nicholls, HarmarStorey, S.
Jones, A. (Hall Green)Nicholson, Godfrey (Farnham)Strauss, Henry (Norwich, S.)
Joynson-Hicks, Hon. L. W.Noble, Comdr. A. H. P.Stuart, Rt. Hon. James (Moray)
Kaberry, D.Nugent, G. R. H.Summers, G. S.
Kerby, Capt. H. BNutting, AnthonySutcliffe, Sir Harold
Kerr, H. W.Oakshott, H. D.Taylor, Sir Charles (Eastbourne)
Lambert, Hon. G.Odey, G. W.Taylor, William (Bradford, N.)
Lambton, ViscountO'Neill, Hon. Phelim (Co. Antrim, N.)Teeling, W.
Lancaster, Col. C. G.Ormsby-Gore, Hon. W. DThomas, Rt. Hon. J. P. L. (Hereford)
Langford-Holt, J. A.Orr, Capt. L. P. S.Thomas, Leslie (Canterbury)
Leather, E. H. C.Orr-Ewing, Charles Ian (Hendon, N.)Thompson, Kenneth (Walton)
Legge-Bourke, Maj. E. A. H.Osborne, C.Thompson, Lt.-Cdr. R. (Croydon, W.)
Legh, Hon. Peter (Petersfield)Page, R. G.Thorneycroft, Rt. Hn. Peter (Monmouth)
Lindsay, MartinPeake, Rt. Hon. O.Thornton-Kemsley, Col. C. N.
Linstead, Sir H. N.Perkins, Sir RobertTilney, John
Llewellyn, D. T.Peto, Brig. C. H. M.Touche, Sir Gordon
Lloyd, Rt. Hon. G. (King's Norton)Pickthorn, K. W. M.Turner, H. F. L.
Lloyd, Maj. Sir Guy (Renfrew, E.)Pilkington, Capt. R. A.Turton, R. H.
Lloyd, Rt. Hon. Selwyn (Wirral)Pitman, I. J.Tweedsmuir, Lady
Lockwood, Lt.-Col. J. C.Pitt, Miss E. M.Vane, W. M. F.
Longden, GilbertPowell, J. EnochVosper, D. F.
Lucas, Sir Jocelyn (Portsmouth, S.)Price, Henry (Lewisham, W)Wakefield, Edward (Derbyshire, W.)
Lucas, P. B. (Brentford)Prior-Palmer, Brig. O. L.Wakefield, Sir Waved (St. Marylebone)
Lucas-Tooth, Sir HughProfumo, J. D.Walker-Smith, D. C.
Lyttelton, Rt. Hon. O.Raikes, Sir VictorWall, Major Patrick
McAdden, S. J.Ramsden, J. E.Ward, Hon. George (Worcester)
McCorquodale, Rt. Hon. M. SRayner, Brig. RWard, Miss I. (Tynemouth)
Rees-Davies, W. FtWaterhouse, Capt. Rt. Hon. C.
Macdonald, Sir PeterRemnant, Hon. P.Watkinson, H. A.
Mackeson, Brig. Sir HarryRenton, D. L. M.Webbe, Sir H. (London & Westminster)
McKibbin, A. J.Ridsdale, J. E.Wellwood, W.
Mackie, J. H. (Galloway)Roberts, Peter (Heeley)Williams, Rt. Hon. Charles (Torquay)
Maclay, Rt. Hon. JohnRobertson, Sir DavidWilliams, Sir Herbert (Croydon, E.)
Maclean, FitzroyRobinson, Sir Roland (Blackpool, S.)Williams, Paul (Sunderland, S.)
Macleod, Rt. Hon. Iain (Enfield, W.)Robson-Brown, W.Williams, R. Dudley (Exeter)
MacLeod, John (Ross and Cromarty)Rodgers, John (Sevenoaks)Wills, G.
Macmillan, Rt. Hon. Harold (Bromley)Roper, Sir HaroldWilson, Geoffrey (Truro)
Macpherson, Niall (Dumfries)Ropner, Col. Sir Leonard
Maitland, Cmdr. J. F. W. (Horncastle)Russell, R. S.TELLERS FOR THE NOES:
Maitland, Patrick (Lanark)Ryder, Capt. R. E. DMr. Stadbolme and Mr. Redmayre.