Voting Record — Louise Ellman MP, Liverpool, Riverside (10186)

Louise Ellman is currently Member, National Policy Statement on draft Airports Committee, Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) and Chair, Transport Committee

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
8 May 2015 still in office Lab 5 votes out of 326, 1.5% 326 votes out of 456, 71.5% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 0 votes out of 898, 0.0% 898 votes out of 1239, 72.5% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 9 votes out of 1111, 0.8% 1111 votes out of 1288, 86.3% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 14 votes out of 1032, 1.4% 1032 votes out of 1246, 82.8% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 3 votes out of 976, 0.3% 976 votes out of 1273, 76.7% 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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HouseDateSubjectLouise EllmanLab VoteRôle
20 Feb 2017Became Member, National Policy Statement on draft Airports Committee
Commons8 Feb 2017European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons8 Feb 2017European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — All Clauses Stand Part bothaye Rebel
Commons1 Feb 2017European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Dec 2016The United Kingdom Leaving the European Union minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria — Decline to Authorise Majorityaye Rebel
10 Sep 2015Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
18 Jun 2015Became Chair, Transport Committee
HouseDateSubjectLouise EllmanLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Chair, Transport Committee
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, National Policy Statements Sub-Committee
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
21 Jul 2010Became Member, National Policy Statements Sub-Committee
Commons14 Jul 2010Terrorism Act 2006 (Disapplication of Section 25) Order 2010 Majorityunknown Unknown
HouseDateSubjectLouise EllmanLab VoteRôle
Commons17 Jun 2009Prime Minister — Clause 29 — Regulations etc. minorityaye Rebel
21 May 2008Became Chair, Transport Committee
21 May 2008Stopped being Member, Transport Committee
21 May 2008Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Remove Hereditary Places once Reform has taken place — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 5 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 4 (50 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2006Points of Order — Gambling Act 2005 (Amendment) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons23 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Ballot of parents to change from community school to foundation school — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Jul 2005Committees — Administration Committee — Pay for Chairmen of Select Committees minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Jul 2005Committees — Administration Committee — Pay for Chairmen of Standing Committees minorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectLouise EllmanLab VoteRôle
Commons7 Feb 2005Serious Organized Crime and Police Bill -- Demonstrating without authorisation in a designated area minorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityno Rebel
Commons1 Mar 2004Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, Etc.) Bill — Give support to asylum seekers even when they make a late claim — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Mar 2004Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, Etc.) Bill — Asylum appeals should be referred to a higher court — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Mar 2004Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, Etc.) Bill — Give support to failed asylum seekers and their families — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons8 Jul 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — NHS Foundation Trusts minorityno Rebel
Commons7 May 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Start Sittings of the House of Commons at 11.30 am rather than 14.30 on Tuesdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Parliamentary Questions minorityno Rebel
22 Jul 2002Stopped being Member, Urban Affairs Sub-committee
22 Jul 2002Stopped being Member, Transport, Local Government & The Regions Committee
22 Jul 2002Stopped being Member, Transport Sub-committee
22 Jul 2002Became Member, Transport Committee
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
16 Jul 2001Became Member, Urban Affairs Sub-committee
16 Jul 2001Became Member, Transport, Local Government & The Regions Committee
16 Jul 2001Became Member, Transport Sub-committee
Commons5 Jul 2001Parliamentary Pensions Majorityno Rebel
1 Jun 2001Stopped being Member, Environment Sub-committee
1 Jun 2001Stopped being Member, Environment Sub-committee
HouseDateSubjectLouise EllmanLab VoteRôle
Commons7 Nov 2000Programming of Bills - I. Programme orders: supplementary provisions Majorityaye Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2000Stem Cell Research minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
15 Jul 1997Became Member, Environment Sub-committee
14 Jul 1997Became Member, Environment Sub-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
16% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
0% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
92% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
28% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
25% Assisted Dying
58% Asylum System - More strict
0% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
87% Ban fox hunting
92% Bankers' Bonus Tax
76% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
16% Closed Material Proceedure
21% Coalition Programme for Government - For
100% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
100% Crossrail - In favour
13% Cull Badgers
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% Do more to help refugees inclding children
0% Employee Shareholder Status
15% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
94% Energy Prices - More Affordable
0% English Votes on English Laws etc.
5% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
78% European Union - For
4% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
0% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
29% Fixed Term Parliaments
82% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
30% Foundation hospitals - In favour
87% Fox hunting - Ban
12% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
58% Fully Elected House of Lords
58% Further Devolution to Scotland
69% Further devolution to Wales
53% Gambling - Against permissiveness
7% GP Commissioning in the NHS
23% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
35% Higher taxes on banks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
92% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
82% Human Rights and Equality
100% Identity cards - For introduction
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
80% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
22% Increase Air Passenger Duty
8% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
17% Increase VAT
75% Inheritance Tax
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
3% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
94% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
93% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
44% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
0% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
50% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
88% Mansion Tax
89% Mass Retention of Communications Data
53% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
83% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
100% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
81% Minumum Wage
100% More funds for social care
93% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
70% More powers for local councils
0% No detention without charge or trial
86% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
100% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
83% Pension auto-enrolment - For
0% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
8% Police and Crime Commissioners
98% Post office - in favour of Government policy
2% Post office closures - against
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Privatise Royal Mail
35% Promote Occupational Pensions
53% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
42% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
100% Public Ownership of Railways
100% Rail Fares - Lower
16% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
15% Reduce capital gains tax
8% Reduce central funding for local government
8% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
12% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
5% Reducing the number of MPs - for
1% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
46% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
4% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
17% Register of Lobbyists
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
97% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
88% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
10% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Retain funds from council house sales locally
0% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
98% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
50% Right to strike
96% Same Sex Marriage - for
19% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
83% Smoking ban - In favour
99% State control of bus services
72% Stop climate change
94% Stronger Military Covenant
44% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
100% Terrorism laws - For
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
12% Tougher on illegal immigration
7% Trade Union Regulation
8% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
58% Transparency of Parliament
71% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
8% University education fees - Should be free
60% University Tuition Fees - For
82% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
81% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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