Voting Record — Eleanor Laing MP, Epping Forest (10348)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
6 May 2010 still in office Con 6 votes out of 665, 0.9% 665 votes out of 1093, 60.8% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 15 votes out of 713, 2.1% 713 votes out of 1288, 55.4% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 7 votes out of 796, 0.9% 796 votes out of 1246, 63.9% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 11 votes out of 814, 1.4% 814 votes out of 1273, 63.9% 98 times

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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).

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HouseDateSubjectEleanor LaingCon VoteRôle
Commons10 Jul 2012House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Jun 2012Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — New Clause 4 — Voters in queue outside polling station at poll closing time minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2011Scotland Bill — Clause 1 — Administration of Elections — Start Counting Within Four Hours of Polls Closing minorityno Rebel
Commons2 Nov 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 8 — 40% Minimum Turnout for Automatic Action on AV Referendum Result minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2010Public Houses and Private Members' Clubs (Smoking) Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Oct 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 1 — Date of referendum on the alternative vote system minorityno Rebel
11 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Minister, Justice
HouseDateSubjectEleanor LaingCon VoteRôle
Commons6 Jan 2010Video Recordings Bill (Allocation of Time) — Sittings of the House Majorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Apr 2009Deferred Divisions — Adjournment (May Day) Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' allowances — External audits and no more furniture — rejected Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires male role model — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires father and mother — 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
Commons6 May 2008Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill: Blasphemy Majorityno Rebel
6 Jul 2007Became Shadow Minister, Justice
6 Jul 2007Stopped being Shadow Minister (Women and Equality), Communities and Local Government
Commons19 Mar 2007Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
20 Oct 2006Stopped being Shadow Minister (Women and Equality), Trade & Industry
20 Oct 2006Became Shadow Minister (Women and Equality), Communities and Local Government
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails minorityaye 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 — private clubs Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration Majorityno Rebel
16 Dec 2005Became Shadow Minister (Women and Equality), Trade & Industry
16 Dec 2005Stopped being Shadow Minister (Women & Equality), Trade & Industry
16 Dec 2005Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland, Scotland
20 May 2005Became Shadow Minister (Women & Equality), Trade & Industry
20 May 2005Became Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland, Scotland
20 May 2005Stopped being Shadow Minister (Women), Family
HouseDateSubjectMrs Eleanor LaingCon VoteRôle
17 Mar 2005Became Shadow Minister (Women), Family
17 Mar 2005Stopped being Shadow Minister for Women, Family
25 Jan 2005Stopped being a member of the Urban Affairs Sub-committee Committee
25 Jan 2005Stopped being a member of the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee
Commons9 Nov 2004Categories of civil partners other than same sex couples Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Nov 2004Election of an MP to more than one seat minorityaye Rebel
6 Jul 2004Became Shadow Minister for Women, Family
6 Jul 2004Stopped being Shadow Minister (Women), Economic Affairs
11 Jun 2004Became a member of the Urban Affairs Sub-committee Committee
28 May 2004Became a member of the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee
Commons25 May 2004Gender Recognition Bill [Lords] — Successful applications: married couples Majorityno Rebel
10 May 2004Became Shadow Minister (Women), Economic Affairs
Commons22 Apr 2004Security Screen Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Apr 2004Security Screen Majorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Nov 2001Human Reproductive Cloning Bill[Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectMrs Eleanor LaingCon VoteRôle
Commons22 Mar 2001Election of a Speaker — Election of Speaker by secret ballot minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2000Deferred Divisions - Fisheries: Total Allowable Catches and Quotas 2001 bothno Rebel
Commons26 Jul 2000Census (Amendment) Bill [Lords] - Particulars in respect of religion may be required tellayeaye Teller
Commons19 Jul 2000Finance Bill - Further provisions about share options tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Jul 2000Delegated Legislation - Education tellnono Teller
Commons5 Jul 2000Local Government Bill [Lords] - Prohibition on promotion of homosexuality: bullying tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Jun 2000House of Commons (Reserved Matters) tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons27 Jun 2000Learning and Skills Bill — Abolish arrangements to allow a ballot of parents on whether grammar schools should keep selective admission policies — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Jun 2000Countryside and Rights of Way Bill - Repeals tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Jun 2000Countryside and Rights of Way Bill - Local sites tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Jun 2000Countryside and Rights of Way Bill - Driving of Mechanically Propelled Vehicles Elsewhere than on Roads tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 Jun 2000Financial Services and Markets Bill - New Clause tellnono Teller
Commons24 May 2000Transport tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 May 2000Crime tellayeaye Teller
Commons10 May 2000Transport Bill - Repeals and Revocations tellnono Teller
Commons10 May 2000Transport Bill - Use of receipts from charging schemes tellayeaye Teller
Commons9 May 2000Transport Bill - Orders for possession of aerodromes, etc. tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 May 2000Finance Bill - Rates: conveyance or transfer on sale tellnono Teller
Commons3 May 2000Finance Bill - Double Taxation Relief tellnono Teller
Commons3 May 2000Finance Bill - Provision of services through intermediary tellnono Teller
Commons19 Apr 2000Utilities Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons12 Apr 2000Asylum Seekers tellnono Teller
Commons12 Apr 2000Asylum Seekers tellayeaye Teller
Commons12 Apr 2000Sub-post Offices tellnono Teller
Commons12 Apr 2000Sub-post Offices tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Mar 2000Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill - Substituted Part I of Schedule 1 to the Child Support Act 1991 tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 Mar 2000Terrorism Bill - Detention of terrorists tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 Mar 2000The National Health Service tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Feb 2000Government Resources and Accounts Bill - Independent body tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Feb 2000Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Feb 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - New Clause 2 tellnono Teller
Commons16 Feb 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - Special restrictions on referendum expenses by permitted participants tellnono Teller
Commons16 Feb 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - Permitted Participants tellnono Teller
Commons16 Feb 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - Date of poll tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Feb 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - The Speaker's Committee tellayeaye Teller
Commons10 Feb 2000Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons9 Feb 2000Financial Services and Markets Bill - Repeals tellnono Teller
Commons2 Feb 2000House of Commons Commission tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 Feb 2000Development Policy tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 Feb 2000Asylum and Immigration tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 Feb 2000Asylum and Immigration tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jan 2000Disqualifications Bill tellnono Teller
Commons13 Jan 2000Representation of the People Bill - Restriction on supply of information contained in register tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 Dec 1999Post Office tellayeaye Teller
Commons30 Nov 1999Representation of the People Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 Nov 1999The Economy tellnono Teller
Commons24 Nov 1999The Economy tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Nov 1999Business of the House tellnono Teller
Commons11 Nov 1999Business of the House tellnono Teller
Commons10 Nov 1999House of Lords Bill - New Clause tellnono Teller
Commons8 Nov 1999Food Standards Bill - Directions relating to breach of duty or to international obligations tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 Nov 1999Greater London Authority Bill tellnono Teller
Commons8 Nov 1999Greater London Authority Bill tellnono Teller
Commons8 Nov 1999Greater London Authority Bill - New Clause tellnono Teller
Commons8 Nov 1999Greater London Authority Bill - New Clause tellnono Teller
Commons8 Nov 1999Greater London Authority Bill - New Clause tellnono Teller
Commons8 Nov 1999Greater London Authority Bill - New Clause tellnono Teller
Commons3 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - Earnings of workers supplied by service companies etc. tellnono Teller
Commons3 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - New allowances for bereaved spouses tellnono Teller
Commons3 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - New Clause tellnono Teller
Commons14 Jul 1999Commonwealth Development Corporation Bill [Lords] - Investment policy tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Jul 1999Northern Ireland Bill - Suspension of devolved government tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Jul 1999Northern Ireland Bill - Suspension of prisoner releases tellayeaye Teller
Commons7 Jul 1999Dairy Industry tellayeaye Teller
Commons6 Jul 1999Finance Bill - Rates of duty and rebate on hydrocarbon oil tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Jun 1999Planning and Transport Congestion tellnono Teller
Commons23 Jun 1999Referendum on Changing the Voting System for the House of Commons tellayeaye Teller
Commons22 Jun 1999Tax Credits Bill - Payment of tax credit by employers etc tellnono Teller
Commons16 Jun 1999Immigration and Asylum Bill - Support for children tellnono Teller
Commons15 Jun 1999Health Bill [Lords] - Repeals tellnono Teller
Commons14 Jun 1999Delegated Legislation - Professions supplementary to medicine tellnono Teller
Commons26 May 1999Line of Route minorityaye Rebel
Commons17 May 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill tellnono Teller
Commons13 May 1999Parliamentary Democracy tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons11 May 1999Devolution tellnono Teller
Commons11 May 1999Devolution tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 May 1999Pensions tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 May 1999Greater London Authority Bill - Road user charging tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 May 1999Greater London Authority Bill - PPP agreements tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Apr 1999Finance Bill - Hydrocarbon oil duties tellnono Teller
Commons21 Apr 1999Road Haulage Industry tellnono Teller
Commons21 Apr 1999Road Haulage Industry tellayeaye Teller
Commons20 Apr 1999Finance Bill tellnono Teller
Commons20 Apr 1999Finance Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Apr 1999Health Bill [Lords] tellayeaye Teller
Commons31 Mar 1999Delegated Legislation - Value Added Tax tellnono Teller
Commons30 Mar 1999Employment Relations Bill - Assessment of working days lost as a result of Act tellayeaye Teller
Commons30 Mar 1999Employment Relations Bill - Small employers' exemption tellayeaye Teller
Commons23 Mar 1999Local Government Bill tellnono Teller
Commons23 Mar 1999Local Government Bill tellnono Teller
Commons23 Mar 1999Local Government Bill - Requirement for overriding order tellayeaye Teller
Commons17 Mar 1999Tax Credits Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons17 Mar 1999Tax Credits Bill - Payment of tax credits to agricultural employees tellayeaye Teller
Commons16 Mar 1999House of Lords Bill — Third Reading tellnono Teller
Commons16 Mar 1999House of Lords Bill tellnono Teller
Commons15 Mar 1999Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation - 37. Extra-statutory arrangements for insurance groups tellnono Teller
Commons15 Mar 1999Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation - 25. Cars available for private use tellnono Teller
Commons15 Mar 1999Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation - 21. Rates of capital gains tax tellnono Teller
Commons3 Mar 1999House of Lords Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Mar 1999House of Lords Bill - Commencement and transitional provision tellayeaye Teller
Commons1 Mar 1999Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill - Defences available to persons who are under age Majorityno Rebel
Commons24 Feb 1999Social Security Contributions (Transfer of Functions, etc.) Bill - Information tellnono Teller
Commons16 Feb 1999House of Lords Bill — Hereditary peers to be elected by House of Lords members — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons10 Feb 1999Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill — Reduction in age at which certain sexual acts are lawful Majorityno Rebel
Commons25 Jan 1999Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Sep 1998Business of the House (Criminal Justice (Terrorism and Conspiracy) Bill) minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Jun 1998Crime and Disorder Bill — Reduce age of consent for homosexual acts to 16 tellayeno Rebel Teller

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
59% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
100% Academy Schools - for
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
0% Ban fox hunting
17% Bankers' Bonus Tax
76% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
58% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
100% Closed Material Proceedure
80% Coalition Programme for Government - For
1% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
90% Employee Shareholder Status
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
31% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
33% European Union - For
83% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
78% Fixed Term Parliaments
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
0% Fox hunting - Ban
79% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
34% Fully Elected House of Lords
11% Further Devolution to Scotland
30% Further devolution to Wales
60% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
87% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
61% Homosexuality - Equal rights
70% Human Rights and Equality
11% Identity cards - For introduction
30% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
94% Increase Air Passenger Duty
60% Increase Taxes on Companies Investing in Assets
84% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
98% Increase VAT
98% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
92% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
7% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
75% Localise Council Tax Support
63% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
0% Mansion Tax
50% Mass Retention of Communications Data
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
42% More powers for local councils
35% No detention without charge or trial
25% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
57% Nuclear power - For
3% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
100% Police and Crime Commissioners
6% Post office - in favour of Government policy
94% Post office closures - against
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
84% Promote Occupational Pensions
0% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
58% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
24% Rail Fares - Lower
84% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
92% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
83% Reduce spending power of local government
93% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
93% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
39% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
50% Register of Lobbyists
21% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
64% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
84% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
75% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
50% Same Sex Marriage - for
92% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Sell England's Public Forests
69% Smoking ban - In favour
47% Stop climate change
17% Stronger Military Covenant
35% Termination of pregnancy - against
17% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
29% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
31% 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
39% University Tuition Fees - For
95% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
0% Voting age - Reduce to 16
17% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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