Voting Record — Andrew Murrison MP, Westbury (11132)

Note: our records only go back to 1997 for the Commons and 2001 for the Lords (more details).

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
South West Wiltshire 6 May 2010 still in office Con 2 votes out of 797, 0.3% 797 votes out of 1024, 77.8% 0 times
Westbury 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 15 votes out of 958, 1.6% 958 votes out of 1288, 74.4% 0 times
Westbury 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 20 votes out of 981, 2.0% 981 votes out of 1246, 78.7% 0 times

External Links

Interesting Votes

Votes in parliament for which this MP's vote differed from the majority vote of their party (Rebel), or in which this MP was a teller (Teller), or both (Rebel Teller).

See also all votes... attended | possible

HouseDateSubjectAndrew MurrisonCon VoteRôle
Commons17 Jan 2014Benefit Entitlement (Restriction) Bill bothno Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012United Kingdom Borders — Sittings of the House (Thursdays) (9.30 am to 5.00 pm) Majorityno Rebel
11 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Minister, Defence
HouseDateSubjectAndrew MurrisonCon VoteRôle
Commons6 Jan 2010Video Recordings Bill (Allocation of Time) — Sittings of the House Majorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2008Opposition Day — [11th Allotted Day — Second Part] — Manchester City Council Bill [ Lords] (By Order) minorityaye Rebel
4 Jun 2008Became Shadow Minister, Defence
4 Jun 2008Stopped being Shadow Minister, Defence
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Sibling compatibility only regenerative tissue — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for sibling tissue compatibility Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for gender-related illness Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Animal DNA may be inserted into an embryo Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons6 May 2008Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill: Blasphemy Majorityno Rebel
6 Jul 2007Stopped being Shadow Minister, Health
6 Jul 2007Became Shadow Minister, Defence
Commons14 Mar 2007Point of Order — Contraception and Abortion (Parental Information) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Remove Hereditary Places Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — as amended Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration Majorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectDr Andrew MurrisonCon VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being a member of the Science and Technology Committee
Commons7 Feb 2005Serious Organized Crime and Police Bill -- Demonstrating without authorisation in a designated area minorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Nov 2004Members' Allowances Majorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2004New Clause 10 — Victims of persons subject to hospital order with restriction order: representations — Clause 22 — Procedure for determining fitness to plead: England and Wales minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Oct 2004Removal of References to Strangers Majorityno Rebel
6 Jul 2004Stopped being Shadow Minister, Public Services, Health & Education
6 Jul 2004Became Shadow Minister, Health
28 May 2004Became a member of the Science and Technology Committee
Commons26 May 2004Town Planning Majorityaye Rebel
Commons25 May 2004Gender Recognition Bill [Lords] — Successful applications: married couples bothno Rebel
Commons11 May 2004Visitor Facilities Majorityno Rebel
10 May 2004Became Shadow Minister, Public Services, Health & Education
Commons13 Jun 2003Fireworks Bill — Clause 1 — Introduction Majorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Case for war not established — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Mar 2003Local Government Bill — Repeal of prohibition on promotion of homosexuality (Section 28) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Mar 2003Local Government Bill — [2nd Allotted Day] — New Clause 11 — Repeal of Section 2A of Local Government Act 1986 Majorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Feb 2003Iraq — Case for war is unproven — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 4 (80 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 2 (100 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Nov 2001Human Reproductive Cloning Bill[Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Jul 2001Select Committees — Accommodation and Works — Treasury Majorityaye Rebel

Policy Comparisons

This chart shows the percentage agreement between this MP and each of the policies in the database, according to their voting record.

AgreementPolicy
48% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
83% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
100% Academy Schools - for
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
0% Ban fox hunting
0% Bankers' Bonus Tax
76% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
3% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
9% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
37% European Union - For
88% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
94% Fixed Term Parliaments
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
0% Fox hunting - Ban
88% Fully Elected House of Lords
92% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
79% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
51% Homosexuality - Equal rights
8% Identity cards - For introduction
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
52% Increase Taxes on Companies Investing in Assets
83% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
96% Increase VAT
35% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
90% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
0% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
40% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
16% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
35% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
50% Nuclear power - For
1% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
100% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
100% Privatise Royal Mail
71% Promote Occupational Pensions
15% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
91% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
16% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
96% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
83% Reduce spending power of local government
85% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
92% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
37% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
69% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
86% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
88% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
75% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
74% Smoking ban - In favour
61% Stop climate change
60% Termination of pregnancy - against
20% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
54% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
93% University education fees - Should be free
42% University Tuition Fees - For
56% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
2% Voting age - Reduce to 16
17% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2005-2010, Westminster Parliament. This is measured from 0% agreement (never voted the same) to 100% (always voted the same). Only votes that both MPs attended are counted. This may reveal relationships between MPs that were previously unsuspected. Or it may be nonsense.

AgreementNameConstituencyParty
100.0% David CameronWitneyCon
100.0% Liam FoxWoodspringCon
100.0% John HowellHenleyCon
99.6% David MundellDumfriesshire, Clydesdale and TweeddaleCon
98.7% Mark PritchardThe WrekinCon

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

There are lots of plans afoot, including extensive redevelopment of the site and plans for new functionality. To keep up with what's happening, please check out the blog. We're working on updating all the contact details throughout the site, but if you'd like to talk to us about the project, please email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Advertisement - Helping keeping PublicWhip alive