Voting Record — Mark Francois MP, Rayleigh and Wickford (10901)

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 Con 0 votes out of 270, 0.0% 270 votes out of 455, 59.3% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 5 votes out of 996, 0.5% 996 votes out of 1239, 80.4% 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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HouseDateSubjectMark FrancoisCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
17 Jul 2016Stopped being Minister of State (Communities and Local Government),
8 May 2015Became Minister of State (Communities and Local Government),
8 May 2015Stopped being The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence,
HouseDateSubjectMark FrancoisCon VoteRôle
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Feb 2015Offence of Failing to Prevent Smoking In an Enclosed Vehicle in the Presence of Someone Under 18 minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Feb 2015Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Mitochondrial Donation) Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
9 May 2013Stopped being Member, Committee of Selection
22 Oct 2012Stopped being Member, Administration Committee
6 Sep 2012Became The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence,
6 Sep 2012Stopped being The Vice-Chamberlain of Her Majesty's Household,
Commons13 Oct 2011Use of Hand-held Electronic Devices and Social Media in the Chamber (Backbench Business) minorityno Rebel
8 Mar 2011Stopped being Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee
17 Jan 2011Became Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee
26 Jul 2010Became Member, Administration Committee
21 Jun 2010Became Member, Committee of Selection
12 May 2010Became The Vice-Chamberlain of Her Majesty's Household,
6 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Minister (Europe),
3 Jul 2007Became Shadow Minister (Europe),
3 Jul 2007Stopped being Shadow Paymaster General,
12 Jul 2005Stopped being Member, Environmental Audit Committee
10 May 2005Became Shadow Paymaster General,
10 May 2005Stopped being Shadow Economic Secretary (Treasury),
10 May 2004Became Shadow Economic Secretary (Treasury),
10 May 2004Stopped being Opposition Whip (Commons),
10 May 2002Became Opposition Whip (Commons),
16 Jul 2001Became Member, Environmental Audit 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
84% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
94% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
64% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
0% Assisted Dying
72% Asylum System - More strict
75% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
0% Ban fox hunting
15% Bankers' Bonus Tax
76% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
100% Closed Material Proceedure
87% Coalition Programme for Government - For
3% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
90% Employee Shareholder Status
69% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
0% Energy Prices - More Affordable
50% English Votes on English Laws etc.
89% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
36% European Union - For
88% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
50% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
11% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
0% Fox hunting - Ban
27% Fully Elected House of Lords
11% Further Devolution to Scotland
12% Further devolution to Wales
57% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
82% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
65% Higher taxes on banks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
15% Homosexuality - Equal rights
83% HS2 - In Favour
34% Human Rights and Equality
8% Identity cards - For introduction
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
100% Increase Air Passenger Duty
92% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
93% Increase VAT
25% 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
60% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
50% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mansion Tax
80% Mass Retention of Communications Data
47% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
16% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
27% Minumum Wage
0% More funds for social care
3% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
36% More powers for local councils
39% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
57% Nuclear power - For
30% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
50% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
100% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
79% Promote Occupational Pensions
19% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
58% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
31% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
85% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
65% Reduce capital gains tax
92% Reduce central funding for local government
91% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
90% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
84% Reducing the number of MPs - for
88% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
69% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
29% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
67% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
82% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
84% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
12% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
2% Right to strike
30% Same Sex Marriage - for
97% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
23% Smoking ban - In favour
32% State control of bus services
46% Stop climate change
6% Stronger Military Covenant
52% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
25% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
88% Termination of pregnancy - against
16% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
50% Tougher on illegal immigration
81% Trade Union Regulation
74% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
43% Transparency of Parliament
93% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
92% University education fees - Should be free
48% University Tuition Fees - For
95% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
32% Voting age - Reduce to 16
17% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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