Voting Record — Keith Simpson MP, Broadland (10542)

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 votes out of votes out of times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 404, 0.0% 404 votes out of 467, 86.5% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 7 votes out of 928, 0.8% 928 votes out of 1239, 74.9% 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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HouseDateSubjectKeith SimpsonCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectKeith SimpsonCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament
9 Sep 2015Became Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament
HouseDateSubjectKeith SimpsonCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament
16 Mar 2015Became Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Abortion on the Basis of Gender is Illegal Majorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 8 — Domestic protection for persons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 6 — Protection of Beliefs About Marriage Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 3 — Conscientious Objection From Registrars to Marrying Same Sex Couples Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Nov 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 8 — 40% Minimum Turnout for Automatic Action on AV Referendum Result minorityno Rebel
6 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs),
1 Jun 2005Stopped being Shadow Minister (Defence),
10 May 2005Became Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs),
2 Dec 2002Stopped being Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
1 Jun 2002Became Shadow Minister (Defence),
1 Jun 2002Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs),
10 Dec 2001Became Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
1 Jun 2001Became Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs),
1 Jun 2001Stopped being Opposition Whip (Commons),
1 Jun 1999Became Opposition Whip (Commons),
1 Jun 1999Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Defence),
1 Jun 1998Became Shadow Spokesperson (Defence),

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
54% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
88% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
72% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
81% Asylum System - More strict
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
17% Ban fox hunting
16% Bankers' Bonus Tax
75% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
92% Closed Material Proceedure
87% Coalition Programme for Government - For
1% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
80% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
0% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
95% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
36% European Union - For
96% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
97% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
60% Fixed Term Parliaments
11% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
17% Fox hunting - Ban
79% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
41% Fully Elected House of Lords
10% Further Devolution to Scotland
6% Further devolution to Wales
51% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
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
49% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
34% Human Rights and Equality
16% Identity cards - For introduction
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
30% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
96% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
92% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
85% 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
90% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
50% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mansion Tax
92% Mass Retention of Communications Data
60% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Member trustees on pension boards
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
25% Minumum Wage
0% More funds for social care
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
36% More powers for local councils
35% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
57% Nuclear power - For
50% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
90% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
2% Post office - in favour of Government policy
98% Post office closures - against
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
84% Privatise Royal Mail
79% Promote Occupational Pensions
14% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
50% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
16% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
84% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
86% Reduce capital gains tax
75% Reduce central funding for local government
99% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
92% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
85% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
70% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
30% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
13% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
69% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
88% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
10% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
36% Right to strike
90% Same Sex Marriage - for
90% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
46% Smoking ban - In favour
9% State control of bus services
30% Stop climate change
6% Stronger Military Covenant
56% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
25% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
88% Termination of pregnancy - against
18% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
94% Tougher on illegal immigration
95% Trade Union Regulation
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
50% 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
40% University Tuition Fees - For
95% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
17% Voting age - Reduce to 16
17% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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