Voting Record — MPs for Kensington and Chelsea

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Malcolm Rifkind (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 11 votes out of 592, 1.9% 592 votes out of 1288, 46.0%
Mr Michael Portillo (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 10 votes out of 496, 2.0% 496 votes out of 1246, 39.8%
Mr Michael Portillo (show only their votes) 25 Nov 1999 14 May 2001 Con 2 votes out of 264, 0.8% 264 votes out of 569, 46.4%
Mr Alan Clark (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 5 Sep 1999 Con 2 votes out of 278, 0.7% 278 votes out of 650, 42.8%

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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 Malcolm Rifkind MP
HouseDateSubjectMalcolm RifkindCon VoteRôle
Commons4 Mar 2010Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — £650 catch-up payment — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increase with Public Sector Earnings Index — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increases capped to 2.3% — 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 — Testing for sibling tissue compatibility 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 — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 4 (50 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Votes by Mr Michael Portillo MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Michael PortilloCon VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Nov 2004Members' Allowances Majorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — Clause 58 — Fluoridation of Water Supplies Majorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — New Clause 1 — Prohibition of Artificial Fluoridation of Water Supplies Majorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Nov 2002Adoption and Children Bill — Suitability Of Adopters Majorityno Rebel
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
Commons23 Oct 2002Mersey Tunnels Bill Majorityno Rebel
Votes by Mr Michael Portillo MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Michael PortilloCon VoteRôle
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2000Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Votes by Mr Alan Clark MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Alan ClarkCon VoteRôle
Commons5 Mar 1999Fur Farming (Prohibition) Bill Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons2 Sep 1998Business of the House (Criminal Justice (Terrorism and Conspiracy) Bill) minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Jun 1997Plant Varieties Bill minorityaye 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
40% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
92% Academy Schools - for
9% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
50% Asylum System - More strict
8% Bankers' Bonus Tax
98% Business and community control of schools: For
90% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
50% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
92% Closed Material Proceedure
77% Coalition Programme for Government - For
50% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
80% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
50% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
11% Energy Prices - More Affordable
94% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
43% European Union - For
84% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
11% Fully Elected House of Lords
42% Further Devolution to Scotland
35% Further devolution to Wales
49% Gambling - Against permissiveness
93% GP Commissioning in the NHS
83% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
86% Higher taxes on banks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
28% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
41% Human Rights and Equality
6% Identity cards - For introduction
30% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
50% Incentivise membership of press regulator
83% Increase Air Passenger Duty
81% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
77% Increase VAT
50% Inheritance Tax
95% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
6% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
7% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
75% Localise Council Tax Support
62% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
50% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
25% Mansion Tax
84% Mass Retention of Communications Data
59% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
50% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
31% Minumum Wage
29% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
39% More powers for local councils
38% No detention without charge or trial
33% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
50% Nuclear power - For
38% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
75% Police and Crime Commissioners
2% Post office - in favour of Government policy
98% Post office closures - against
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
84% Promote Occupational Pensions
13% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
50% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
2% Reduce capital gains tax
100% Reduce central funding for local government
74% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
82% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
99% Reducing the number of MPs - for
88% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
40% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
83% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
1% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
73% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
87% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right to strike
30% Same Sex Marriage - for
91% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
46% Smoking ban - In favour
50% State control of bus services
61% Stop climate change
22% Stronger Military Covenant
32% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
40% Termination of pregnancy - against
36% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
50% Trade Union Regulation
50% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
99% University Tuition Fees - For
65% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
50% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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
92.7% David MacleanPenrith and The BorderCon
92.4% Tim YeoSouth SuffolkCon
92.2% David CameronWitneyCon
92.1% Richard SpringWest SuffolkCon
91.6% Humfrey MalinsWokingCon

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