Voting Record — MPs for Beckenham

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Bob Stewart (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 still in office Con 1 vote out of 346, 0.3% 346 votes out of 459, 75.4%
Bob Stewart (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 33 votes out of 986, 3.3% 986 votes out of 1239, 79.6%
Jacqui Lait (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 22 votes out of 831, 2.6% 831 votes out of 1288, 64.5%
Jacqui Lait (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 4 votes out of 804, 0.5% 804 votes out of 1246, 64.5%
Jacqui Lait (show only their votes) 20 Nov 1997 14 May 2001 Con 2 votes out of 757, 0.3% 757 votes out of 1182, 64.0%
Mr Piers Merchant (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 27 Oct 1997 Con 2 votes out of 63, 3.2% 63 votes out of 76, 82.9%

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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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Votes by Bob Stewart MP
HouseDateSubjectBob StewartCon VoteRôle
Commons16 Jun 2015European Union Referendum Bill — Schedule 1 — Publication of Campaign Material by Government and Public Bodies minorityno Rebel
Votes by Bob Stewart MP
HouseDateSubjectBob StewartCon VoteRôle
Commons12 Mar 2015Minimum of Two Pecent of GDP on Defence Spending tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Mar 2015Consumer Rights Bill — Ticket Reselling minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Abortion on the Basis of Gender is Illegal Majorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Nov 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Clause 2 — New Election as A Result of Conviction of an MP for An Offence Committed Before Their Election or Before Recall Bill Coming Into Force minorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Nov 2014Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill — New Clause 2 — Pubs Code: Market Rent Only Option for Tenants of Large Pub-Owning Businesses Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law — If to make Decision minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law — Timetable Motion minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Mar 2014Care Bill — Clause 119 — Proceedure for Dealing Financially Failing NHS Trusts — Requirement to Consult with Public minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Mar 2014Care Bill — New Clause 16 — Detemination of Services to Continue at NHS Trusts under Administration minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Make Same Sex Marriage Available to Armed Forces Personnel Outside the United Kingdom minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Amendments to Acts of Parliament in Light of the Introduction of Same Sex Marriage in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Changes to Laws on Consular Marriage Following Introduction of Same Sex Marriages in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Registration of Armed Forces Chapels for Same Sex Marriages minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Proceedures for Consenting to Registration of Shared Places of Worship for Same Sex Marriage minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Same Sex Marriage — Enabling Courts to Deal with Divorce or Annulment Proceedings minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Jan 2014European Union (Approvals) Bill — Clause 1 — Influence of Europe for Citizens Programme on EU Referenda and Elections minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Jan 2014European Union (Approvals) Bill — Clause 1 — Limitation of Scope of Europe for Citizens Programme minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2013Parliamentary Consent for Lethal Support to Anti-Government Forces in Syria tellayeaye Teller
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 10 — Civil Partnerships for All Couples minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 16 — Review Civil Partnerships Following Introduction of Same-Sex Marriage minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Mar 2013Motion to Sit in Private tellnono Teller
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — (Carry-over) minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill (Money) minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill (Programme) minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Jan 2013Succession to the Crown Bill — New Clause 1 — Remove Requement for Monarch to be Member of the Church of England minorityno Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2012Seek Real Terms Cut in European Union Budget Majorityno Rebel
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
Commons12 Mar 2012Election of Backbench Business Committee by Parties minorityno Rebel
Commons24 Oct 2011National Referendum on the United Kingdom's Membership of the European Union minorityno Rebel
Commons24 May 2011Royal Assent — Eurozone Financial Assistance minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Feb 2011Legislation (Territorial Extent) Bill — Second Reading tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Oct 2010Draft EU Budget 2011 minorityno Rebel
Commons20 Jul 2010Timetable for Debate on Use of the Commons Chamber by UK Youth Parliament minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Jun 2010Business of the House — Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Votes by Jacqui Lait MP
HouseDateSubjectJacqui LaitCon VoteRôle
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' expenses — Staff to be employees of Parliament minorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' expenses — Staff to continue to be employed by MPs — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' financial interests — Full and complete registration tellnono Teller
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' expenses — outer-London MPs can no longer claim second home minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Mar 2009Business of the House — Select Committees (Chairmen), Liaison Committee and Green Book Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 68 — Commencement Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 4 — Prohibitions in connection with genetic material not of human origin Majorityaye 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
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 22 weeks — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Prospects for life of handicapped child must be given before abortion — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 20 weeks — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
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 — Cannot use gametes or pronuclei — rejected 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
Commons5 Jun 2007Bill Presented — Termination of Pregnancy (Counselling and Miscellaneous Provisions) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2006Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs — Termination of Pregnancy Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Jacqui Lait MP
HouseDateSubjectJacqui LaitCon VoteRôle
Commons9 Nov 2004Categories of civil partners other than same sex couples Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 May 2004Deferred Division — Visitor Facilities minorityaye 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
Votes by Jacqui Lait MP
HouseDateSubjectJacqui LaitCon VoteRôle
Commons2 May 2001City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 May 2001City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) - Interpretation tellayeaye Teller
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jan 2000Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Dec 1999Public Expenditure tellayeaye Teller
Commons7 Dec 1999Freedom of Information Bill — Committee of the whole House tellayeaye Teller
Commons7 Dec 1999Freedom of Information Bill — Second Reading tellayeaye Teller
Commons30 Nov 1999Representation of the People Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons23 Nov 1999Home Affairs, Education and Employment tellayeaye Teller
Commons10 Nov 1999House of Lords Bill - New Clause tellnono Teller
Commons9 Nov 1999Immigration and Asylum Bill (Supplemental Allocation of Time) - Miscellaneous tellnono Teller
Commons9 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill tellnono Teller
Commons9 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - Incapacity benefit: reduction for pension payments tellnono Teller
Commons9 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - Incapacity benefit: restriction to recent contributors tellnono Teller
Commons9 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - New Clause tellnono Teller
Commons8 Nov 1999Table - Miscellaneous tellnono Teller
Commons2 Nov 1999Planning tellayeaye Teller
Commons26 Oct 1999National Health Service tellnono Teller
Commons26 Oct 1999National Health Service tellayeaye Teller
Commons26 Oct 1999Home Office Issues tellayeaye Teller
Commons26 Jul 1999Employment Relations Bill - Collective Bargaining: Recognition tellnono Teller
Commons21 Jul 1999Access to Justice Bill [Lords] tellnono Teller
Commons20 Jul 1999Health Care tellnono Teller
Commons20 Jul 1999Health Care tellayeaye Teller
Commons19 Jul 1999Railways Bill tellnono Teller
Commons19 Jul 1999Railways Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 Jul 1999Post Office tellnono Teller
Commons15 Jul 1999Motorists tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Jul 1999Pollution Prevention and Control Bill [Lords] - Particular Purposes for which Provision may be made under Section 2 tellnono Teller
Commons8 Jul 1999Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Bill [Lords] - Conditions for making an order under section 44(5) tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 Jul 1999Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Bill [Lords] - Referral of young offenders to youth offender panels tellayeaye Teller
Commons7 Jul 1999Education (Choice and Diversity) tellnono Teller
Commons7 Jul 1999Education (Choice and Diversity) tellayeaye Teller
Commons6 Jul 1999Finance Bill - Repeals tellnono Teller
Commons6 Jul 1999Finance Bill - Economic and monetary union: taxes and duties tellayeaye Teller
Commons6 Jul 1999Finance Bill - Rates of duty and rebate on hydrocarbon oil tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 Jul 1999Finance Bill - Non-tax payers tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Jun 1999Planning and Transport Congestion tellnono Teller
Commons29 Jun 1999Planning and Transport Congestion tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Jun 1999Passport Delays tellayeaye Teller
Commons22 Jun 1999Access to Justice Bill [Lords] - Title tellnono Teller
Commons22 Jun 1999Access to Justice Bill [Lords] - Principles applicable to Part I tellayeaye Teller
Commons22 Jun 1999Tax Credits Bill tellnono Teller
Commons16 Jun 1999Immigration and Asylum Bill - Code of practice tellayeaye Teller
Commons26 May 1999Line of Route minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Feb 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) tellayeaye Teller
Commons16 Dec 1998Modernisation of the House - MEETINGS OF STANDING COMMITTEES (No. 1) tellnono Teller
Votes by Mr Piers Merchant MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Piers MerchantCon VoteRôle
Commons4 Jun 1997Referendums (Scotland and Wales) Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Jun 1997Referendums (Scotland and Wales) Bill - Referendum in Scotland 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
50% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
88% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
93% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
0% Assisted Dying
100% Asylum System - More strict
99% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
15% Bankers' Bonus Tax
86% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Closed Material Proceedure
87% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
90% Employee Shareholder Status
85% Encourage and incentivise saving
50% 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
44% European Union - For
84% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
71% Fixed Term Parliaments
22% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
9% Fully Elected House of Lords
8% Further Devolution to Scotland
6% Further devolution to Wales
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
86% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
60% Higher taxes on banks
0% Homosexuality - Equal rights
83% HS2 - In Favour
26% Human Rights and Equality
83% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
100% Increase Air Passenger Duty
98% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
92% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
58% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
38% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
13% Mansion Tax
100% Mass Retention of Communications Data
56% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
32% Minumum Wage
0% More funds for social care
7% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
31% More powers for local councils
0% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
6% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
31% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
72% Reduce capital gains tax
83% Reduce central funding for local government
90% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
94% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
89% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
86% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
75% Register of Lobbyists
63% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
9% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
50% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
50% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
82% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
90% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
25% Retain funds from council house sales locally
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
13% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
42% Right to strike
0% Same Sex Marriage - for
80% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
50% Smoking ban - In favour
32% State control of bus services
29% Stop climate change
0% Stronger Military Covenant
57% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
50% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Terrorism laws - For
100% Tougher on illegal immigration
95% Trade Union Regulation
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
96% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
0% Voting age - Reduce to 16
20% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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