Voting Record — Jonathan R Shaw MP, Chatham and Aylesford (10533)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 5 votes out of 1081, 0.5% 1081 votes out of 1288, 83.9% 70 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 15 votes out of 891, 1.7% 891 votes out of 1246, 71.5% 4 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 8 votes out of 797, 1.0% 797 votes out of 1273, 62.6% 0 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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HouseDateSubjectJonathan R ShawLab VoteRôle
11 May 2010Stopped being Minister of State (Disabled People), Regional Affairs
11 May 2010Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Disabled People), Department for Work and Pensions
Commons4 Mar 2010Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Mar 2010Election of Committee Chairs minorityaye Rebel
10 Jun 2009Became Minister of State (Disabled People), Regional Affairs
10 Jun 2009Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Disabled People), Department for Work and Pensions
10 Jun 2009Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Disabled People; Minister for the South East), Department for Work and Pensions
9 Oct 2008Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Disabled People; Minister for the South East), Department for Work and Pensions
9 Oct 2008Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Disabled; Minister for the South East), Department for Work and Pensions
7 Oct 2008Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Disabled; Minister for the South East), Department for Work and Pensions
7 Oct 2008Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Work and Pensions
6 Oct 2008Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Work and Pensions
6 Oct 2008Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Marine, Landscape and Rural Affairs) and Minister for the South East), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
28 Sep 2007Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Marine, Landscape and Rural Affairs) and Minister for the South East), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
28 Sep 2007Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (and Minister for the South East), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Commons29 Jun 2007Government Spending (Website) Bill — Quorum not attained tellnono Teller
Commons29 Jun 2007Orders of the Day — Historic Counties, Towns and Villages (Traffic Signs and Mapping) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons28 Jun 2007Orders of the Day — Schedule 1 — The London Free Travel Scheme tellnono Teller
Commons28 Jun 2007Orders of the Day — New Clause 3 — Review of reimbursement arrangements tellnono Teller
28 Jun 2007Stopped being Assistant Whip, HM Treasury
28 Jun 2007Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (and Minister for the South East), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Commons27 Jun 2007Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Bill — Legal Aid for Tribunals tellnono Teller
Commons27 Jun 2007Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Bill — Report Stage — Independent regulatory authority for bailiffs and enforcement agents tellnono Teller
Commons27 Jun 2007Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Bill — Report Stage — Uniforms for enforcement agents tellnono Teller
Commons26 Jun 2007Orders of the Day — Clause 20 — Income tax exemption for domestic microgeneration tellnono Teller
Commons6 Jun 2007Opposition Day — [13th Allotted Day] — Department of Trade and Industry tellnono Teller
Commons22 May 2007Orders of the Day — 'Part 13A — Entities controlled etc by local authorities tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 May 2007Orders of the Day — Further Education and Training Bill [L ords] tellnono Teller
Commons1 May 2007Orders of the Day — Clause 81 — Criminal investigations: powers of Revenue and Customs tellnono Teller
Commons24 Apr 2007Opposition Day — [9th Allotted Day] — Local Government tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 Apr 2007Opposition Day — [9th Allotted Day] — Local Government tellnono Teller
Commons23 Apr 2007Orders of the Day — Finance Bill tellnono Teller
Commons18 Apr 2007Pensions Bill — Performance of the Personal Accounts Delivery Authority tellnono Teller
Commons28 Mar 2007Gambling (Geographical Distribution of Casino Premises Licences) Order 2007 — 28 Mar 2007 — Division No. 88 tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Mar 2007Royal Assent — Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Mar 2007Royal Assent — Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Mar 2007Royal Assent — Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Mar 2007Trident Replacement — Maintain nuclear deterrent beyond existing system tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Mar 2007Trident Replacement — Case not yet proven — rejected tellnono Teller
Commons13 Mar 2007Statistics and Registration Service Bill (Programme) (No. 2) — New Clause 5 — Pre-release access to official statistics tellnono Teller
Commons13 Mar 2007Statistics and Registration Service Bill (Programme) (No. 2) — New Clause 4 — Legal obligation to obey the code of practice tellnono Teller
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) tellayeaye Teller
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 5 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected tellnono Teller
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 4 (50 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Support for bicameral Parliament tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Feb 2007Offender Management Bill — Third Reading tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Feb 2007Offender Management Bill — New Clause 11 — Restriction on certain arrangements under section 3(2) tellnono Teller
Commons26 Feb 2007Strategic Defence Review — Royal Navy tellnono Teller
Commons7 Feb 2007Delegated Legislation — merchant shipping tellnono Teller
Commons7 Feb 2007Opposition Day — [5th allotted day] — Al-Yamamah Arms Agreement tellnono Teller
Commons30 Jan 2007Sale of Radar System (Tanzania) tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — Clause 3 — Section 43 of the Criminal Justice Act 2003: Northern Ireland tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — Clause 1 — Commencement of section 43 of the criminal justice act 2003 tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — New Clause 13 — Application by defendants for certain fraud cases to be conducted without a jury (no. 2) tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — New Clause 11 — Safeguards tellnono Teller
Commons23 Jan 2007Opposition Day — [3rd Allotted Day] — Disabled Children tellnono Teller
Commons19 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — Sustainable Communities Bill tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons15 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — Planning-gain Supplement (Preparations) Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Dec 2006Delegated Legislation — Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006 tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Nov 2006European Community Documents — European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, and Fundamental Rights and Citizenship Programme tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Nov 2006Orders of the Day — Fraud (Trials without a Jury) Bill — Second Reading tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Nov 2006Orders of the Day — Treasury and Work and Pensions tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Nov 2006Orders of the Day — Treasury and Work and Pensions tellnono Teller
Commons27 Nov 2006Orders of the Day — Treasury and Work and Pensions tellnono Teller
Commons7 Nov 2006Orders of the Day — Clause 4 — Preconditions tellnono Teller
Commons6 Nov 2006Animal Welfare Bill (Programme) (No. 3) — Schedule 14 — Extradition tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 Nov 2006Orders of the Day — Clause 70 — LEAs in England: provision of travel arrangements etc for children tellayeaye Teller
Commons19 Oct 2006Orders of the Day — Clause 521 — Offences in connection with auditor's report tellnono Teller
Commons19 Oct 2006Orders of the Day — Clause 1241 — Power to require information about exercise of voting rights tellnono Teller
Commons18 Oct 2006Orders of the Day — New Clause 16 — Names and addresses of members of companies: company application tellnono Teller
Commons18 Oct 2006Orders of the Day — New Clause 75 — Requirement for audit of business review tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Oct 2006Orders of the Day — New Clause 75 — Requirement for audit of business review tellnono Teller
Commons10 Oct 2006Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Bill (Carry-Over) tellayeaye Teller
Commons10 Oct 2006Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Bill (Programme) tellayeaye Teller
Commons17 Jul 2006Orders of the Day — New Clause 1 — Specified conditions for exemption tellnono Teller
Commons13 Jul 2006European Documents — Preliminary Draft Budget tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Jul 2006Orders of the Day — Clause 10 — Scheme members tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Jul 2006Orders of the Day — Clause 6 — Suspension of limitation period tellnono Teller
Commons4 Jul 2006Finance (No. 2) Bill [Ways and Means] — New Clause 9 — Energy efficiency and water conservation: fiscal and economic report tellnono Teller
Commons4 Jul 2006Finance (No. 2) Bill [Ways and Means] — New Clause 4 — Fuel duty (remote areas) tellnono Teller
Commons24 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Third Reading tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Requirement "to have regard to" the Secretary of State's Code for School Admissions — rejected tellnono Teller
Commons24 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — End selection by ability — rejected tellnono Teller
Commons24 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Regulate schools' admissions policies — rejected tellnono Teller
Commons23 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Ballot of parents to change from community school to foundation school — rejected tellnono Teller
Commons17 May 2006Orders of the Day — New Clause 7 — Amendments to section 30 of the 1998 act tellnono Teller
Commons16 May 2006Legislative and Regulatory Reform Bill — New Clause "2" — Report on Operation of Act tellnono Teller
Commons8 May 2006Royal Assent — Future EU Finances and Own Resources tellayeaye Teller
8 May 2006Became Assistant Whip, HM Treasury
8 May 2006Stopped being Parliamentary Private Secretary (Rt Hon Ruth Kelly, Secretary of State), Department for Education and Skills
10 Nov 2005Became Parliamentary Private Secretary (Rt Hon Ruth Kelly, Secretary of State), Department for Education and Skills
HouseDateSubjectMr Jonathan R ShawLab VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being a member of the Education & Skills Committee
11 Apr 2005Stopped being a member of the Draft Children (Contact) and Adoption Bill (Joint Committee)
10 Feb 2005Became a member of the Draft Children (Contact) and Adoption Bill (Joint Committee)
Commons3 Nov 2004Members' Allowances Majorityno Rebel
Commons26 Oct 2004Removal of References to Strangers minorityaye Rebel
28 May 2004Became a member of the Education & Skills Committee
Commons14 May 2004[Sir Alan Haselhurst in the Chair] tellnono Teller
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
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — House of Lords to be abolished — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Nov 2002Adoption and Children Bill — Suitability Of Adopters tellayeaye Teller
Commons20 May 2002Adoption and Children Bill — [3rd Allotted Day] — Clause 131 — General interpretation, etc. tellnono Teller
Commons16 May 2002Adoption and Children Bill — [2nd Allotted Day] — Applications for adoption tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons — SELECT COMMITTEES (No. 1) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Apr 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Property minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Jan 2002Identity Card Majorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Jul 2001Select Committees — Accommodation and Works — Transport, Local Government and the Regions Majorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Jul 2001Select Committees — Accommodation and Works — Foreign Affairs Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Pay (Expression of Opinion) minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Allowances, Insurance &c. — Members' Pay (Money Resolution) minorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectMr Jonathan R ShawLab VoteRôle
Commons28 Nov 2000Transport Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Nov 2000Transport Bill - Transfer schemes made by CAA minorityaye Rebel
Commons17 May 2000Armed Forces (Minimum Age of Recruitment) minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill - Interpretation minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Feb 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) minorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Jul 1998Northern Ireland Bill - Transferred, excepted and reserved matters bothno Rebel
Commons10 Dec 1997Social Security Bill - Power to reduce child benefit for lone parents minorityno 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
16% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Ban fox hunting
81% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
88% Control Orders
100% Corporal punishment of children - Against
100% Crossrail - In favour
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
99% European Union - For
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
100% Fox hunting - Ban
12% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
89% Fully Elected House of Lords
8% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
92% Homosexuality - Equal rights
96% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Increase VAT
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
2% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Mass Retention of Communications Data
85% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
3% No detention without charge or trial
98% Nuclear power - For
100% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
96% Post office - in favour of Government policy
4% Post office closures - against
0% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
50% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
3% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
16% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
0% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
78% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Right to strike
44% Schools - Greater Autonomy
81% Smoking ban - In favour
61% Stop climate change
0% Stronger Military Covenant
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
92% Terrorism laws - For
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
8% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
29% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
8% University education fees - Should be free
99% University Tuition Fees - For
92% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
42% Voting age - Reduce to 16
42% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary

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% Stuart BellMiddlesbroughLab
100.0% Gordon BrownKirkcaldy and CowdenbeathLab
100.0% Charles ClarkeNorwich SouthLab
100.0% Claire Curtis-ThomasCrosbyLab
100.0% Barbara FollettStevenageLab
(9 MPs voted exactly the same as this one)

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