Voting Record — Richard Bacon MP, South Norfolk (10707)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
9 Jun 2017 still in office Con 0 votes out of 40, 0.0% 40 votes out of 42, 95.2% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 2 votes out of 401, 0.5% 401 votes out of 467, 85.9% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 15 votes out of 954, 1.6% 954 votes out of 1239, 77.0% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 10 votes out of 813, 1.2% 813 votes out of 1289, 63.1% 1 time
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 14 votes out of 899, 1.6% 899 votes out of 1246, 72.2% 2 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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HouseDateSubjectRichard BaconCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectRichard BaconCon VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Public Accounts Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Public Accounts Commission
4 Nov 2015Became Member, Public Accounts Commission
Commons7 Sep 2015European Union Referendum Bill — Government Influence in Referendum Campaign Majorityaye Rebel
7 Jul 2015Became Member, Public Accounts Committee
Commons16 Jun 2015European Union Referendum Bill — Schedule 1 — Publication of Campaign Material by Government and Public Bodies minorityno Rebel
31 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Public Accounts Commission
HouseDateSubjectRichard BaconCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Public Accounts Committee
Commons11 Feb 2015Offence of Failing to Prevent Smoking In an Enclosed Vehicle in the Presence of Someone Under 18 minorityaye Rebel
Commons19 Nov 2014Opposition Day — Rejoining of 35 European Union Justice and Home Affairs Measures minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law — If to make Decision minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Sep 2014UK Air Strikes Against ISIL in Iraq minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Aug 2013Syria and the Use of Chemical Weapons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2013Crime and Courts Bill — New Clause 21A — Press Regulation — Exemplary Damages minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays bothaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Backbench Business Committee — Election of Members and Chair — Operation of Committee minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Election of Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Election of Backbench Business Committee by Parties minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Sep 2011Health and Social Care Bill 2011 — Independent Abortion Advice minorityno Rebel
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Public Accounts Commission
Commons15 Jun 2010Business of the House — Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectRichard BaconCon VoteRôle
Commons4 Mar 2010Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' expenses — Staff to be employees of Parliament minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 16 weeks — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 12 weeks — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons18 Jul 2007Orders of the Day — Statistics and Registration Service Bill tellnono Teller
12 Mar 2007Stopped being Member, European Scrutiny Committee
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 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails minorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectRichard BaconCon VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Apr 2004Security Screen Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 Nov 2003Sittings of the House tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Declaration of War minorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Case for war not established — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Feb 2003Iraq — Case for war is unproven — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 6 (60 per Cent. Elected) — 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
9 Jan 2003Became Member, European Scrutiny Committee
Commons29 Oct 2002Start Sittings of the House of Commons at 11.30 am rather than 14.30 on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays Majorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons — SELECT COMMITTEES (No. 1) minorityno Rebel
Commons18 Dec 2001Facilities of the House tellnono Teller
Commons24 Oct 2001Relationships (Civil Registration) Majorityno Rebel
16 Jul 2001Became Member, Public Accounts Committee

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
99% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
100% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
75% Asylum System - More strict
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
13% Ban fox hunting
12% 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
84% Closed Material Proceedure
84% Coalition Programme for Government - For
3% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
100% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
6% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
95% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
31% European Union - For
92% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
9% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
13% Fox hunting - Ban
85% Fully Elected House of Lords
6% Further Devolution to Scotland
15% Further devolution to Wales
54% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
86% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
60% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
35% Homosexuality - Equal rights
83% HS2 - In Favour
18% Human Rights and Equality
15% Identity cards - For introduction
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
0% Incentivise membership of press regulator
100% Increase Air Passenger Duty
100% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
93% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
10% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
84% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
58% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
40% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
13% Mansion Tax
66% Mass Retention of Communications Data
65% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Member trustees on pension boards
50% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
67% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
31% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
36% Minumum Wage
0% More Emergency Service Workers
0% More funds for social care
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
35% More powers for local councils
35% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
50% Nuclear power - For
43% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
17% Pension auto-enrolment - For
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
1% Post office - in favour of Government policy
99% Post office closures - against
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
69% Promote Occupational Pensions
19% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
58% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
16% Public Ownership of Railways
12% Rail Fares - Lower
85% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
86% Reduce capital gains tax
100% Reduce central funding for local government
98% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
96% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
75% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
72% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
71% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
52% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
96% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
79% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
88% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
18% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
2% Right to strike
50% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
8% Smoking ban - In favour
1% State control of bus services
35% Stop climate change
6% Stronger Military Covenant
56% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
25% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Termination of pregnancy - against
18% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
100% Tougher on illegal immigration
71% Trade Union Regulation
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
58% Transparency of Parliament
93% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
93% University education fees - Should be free
46% University Tuition Fees - For
53% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
9% Voting age - Reduce to 16
2% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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