Voting Record — MPs for Maidstone and The Weald

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Helen Grant (show only their votes) 9 Jun 2017 still in office Con votes out of votes out of
Helen Grant (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 397, 0.0% 397 votes out of 467, 85.0%
Helen Grant (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 9 votes out of 961, 0.9% 961 votes out of 1239, 77.6%
Ann Widdecombe (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 22 votes out of 622, 3.5% 622 votes out of 1288, 48.3%
Ann Widdecombe (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 26 votes out of 647, 4.0% 647 votes out of 1246, 51.9%
Ann Widdecombe (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 9 votes out of 717, 1.3% 717 votes out of 1273, 56.3%

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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).

See also all votes... attended | possible

Votes by Helen Grant MP
HouseDateSubjectHelen GrantCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by Helen Grant MP
HouseDateSubjectHelen GrantCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by Helen Grant MP
HouseDateSubjectHelen GrantCon VoteRôle
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno 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
Commons28 Jan 2013Succession to the Crown Bill — New Clause 1 — Remove Requement for Monarch to be Member of the Church of England bothno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays Majorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Sep 2011Health and Social Care Bill 2011 — Independent Abortion Advice minorityno Rebel
Votes by Ann Widdecombe MP
HouseDateSubjectAnn WiddecombeCon 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' expenses — outer-London MPs can no longer claim second home minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Oct 2008Climate Change Bill — Third Reading (and other amendments) tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons28 Oct 2008Climate Change Bill — Report on the civil estate minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Oct 2008Climate Change Bill — Electricity generating station performance standards — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Point of Order — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [ Lords] (Programme) (No. 2) Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' allowances — External audits and no more furniture — rejected Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jun 2008Counter-Terrorism Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jun 2008Counter-Terrorism Bill — Extension of period of detention to 42 days — Order Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jun 2008Counter-Terrorism Bill — Extension of Maximim Period of Police Detention Without Charge in Terror Cases from 28 to 42 Days Majorityno Rebel
Commons9 Jun 2008Climate Change Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 16 weeks — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 12 weeks — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Cannot use gametes or pronuclei — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons6 May 2008Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill: Blasphemy tellnono Teller
Commons9 Jan 2008Protection of freedom of expression (sexual orientation) tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Oct 2007Modernisation of the House of Commons — Handheld email devices tellayeaye Teller
Commons19 Mar 2007Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations tellnono Teller
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006Short Speeches tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons1 Nov 2006Legislative Process (Notice for Amendments in Public Bill Committee) Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause 9 — Improvement Notices Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — Schedule 8 — Minor and consequential amendments minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Feb 2006Identity Cards Bill — Clause 8 — Issue etc. of ID cards Majorityno Rebel
Commons13 Feb 2006Identity Cards Bill — Applications relating to entries in Register Majorityno Rebel
Votes by Ann Widdecombe MP
HouseDateSubjectAnn WiddecombeCon VoteRôle
Commons5 Apr 2005Mental Capacity Bill — Clause 2 — People who lack capacity tellnono Teller
Commons10 Feb 2005Identity Cards Bill — Clause 31 — Tampering with the Register etc. Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — Schedule 3 — Property and affairs: supplementary provisions tellnono Teller
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — Clause 24 — Advance decisions to refuse treatment: general tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — Clause 4 — Best interests tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — New Clause 1 — Excluded decisions tellayeaye Teller
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill — Clause 1 — Hunting wild mammals with dogs Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill — Clause 1 — Hunting wild mammals with dogs Majorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill — Clause 1 — Hunting wild mammals with dogs Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill — Clause 1 — Hunting wild mammals with dogs Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) (No.2) Majorityno Rebel
Commons9 Nov 2004Civil Partnerships Bill [Lords] — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Nov 2004Categories of civil partners other than same sex couples tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Nov 2004Members' Allowances tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Oct 2004New Clause 10 — Victims of persons subject to hospital order with restriction order: representations — Clause 22 — Procedure for determining fitness to plead: England and Wales minorityno Rebel
Commons12 Oct 2004Civil Partnership Bill [Lords] tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons15 Sep 2004Hunting Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons15 Sep 2004Hunting Bill tellnono Teller
Commons15 Sep 2004Hunting Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons23 Feb 2004Gender Recognition Bill tellnoaye Rebel Teller
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
Commons30 Jun 2003Hunting Bill — New Clause 14 — Registration in Respect of Hunting of Mink Majorityno Rebel
Commons30 Jun 2003Hunting Bill — New Clause 11 — Registration in Respect of Hunting of Foxes Majorityno Rebel
Commons30 Jun 2003Hunting Bill — New Clause 6 — Use of Dogs Below Ground (No. 2) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Dec 2002Hunting Bill [Money] Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Dec 2002Hunting Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Dec 2002Hunting Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Dec 2002Hunting Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2002Hunting with Dogs: Ban Majorityno Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2002Hunting with Dogs: Hunting Under Licence Majorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2002Hunting with Dogs: Self-Supervision Scheme Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Ann Widdecombe MP
HouseDateSubjectAnn WiddecombeCon VoteRôle
Commons27 Feb 2001Hunting Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons17 Jan 2001Hunting Bill - Hunting with dogs: regulation Majorityno Rebel
Commons17 Jan 2001Hunting Bill - Hunting with dogs: regulation Majorityaye Rebel
Commons17 Jan 2001Hunting Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 Dec 2000Hunting Bill [Money] Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 Dec 2000Hunting Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 Dec 2000Deferred Divisions - Deregulation minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Dec 1997Doctor Assisted Dying Bill — Leave to Bring In tellnono Teller
Commons28 Nov 1997Wild Mammals (Hunting with Dogs) Bill Majorityno 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
94% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
72% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
50% Assisted Dying
77% Asylum System - More strict
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
15% Bankers' Bonus Tax
95% 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
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
100% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
12% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
84% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
47% European Union - For
88% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
12% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
50% Fully Elected House of Lords
5% Further Devolution to Scotland
9% Further devolution to Wales
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
93% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
60% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
100% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
34% Human Rights and Equality
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
50% Incentivise membership of press regulator
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
96% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
92% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
6% 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
50% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mansion Tax
70% Mass Retention of Communications Data
61% 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
22% Minumum Wage
50% More funds for social care
10% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
33% 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
100% Police and Crime Commissioners
50% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
22% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
16% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
86% Reduce capital gains tax
100% Reduce central funding for local government
93% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
92% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
67% Reducing the number of MPs - for
88% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
55% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
83% Register of Lobbyists
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
50% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
67% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
10% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
42% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
92% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
50% Smoking ban - In favour
9% State control of bus services
25% Stop climate change
0% Stronger Military Covenant
56% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Terrorism laws - For
75% Tougher on illegal immigration
100% Trade Union Regulation
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
99% University Tuition Fees - For
87% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
10% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2015-present, 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.

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