Voting Record — Clive Betts MP, Sheffield South East (10045)

Clive Betts is currently Member, National Policy Statement on draft Airports Committee, Member, Liaison Committee (Commons), Member, Finance Committee (Commons), Chair, Communities and Local Government Committee and Member, Panel of Chairs

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 1 vote out of 305, 0.3% 305 votes out of 467, 65.3% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 5 votes out of 927, 0.5% 927 votes out of 1239, 74.8% 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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HouseDateSubjectClive BettsLab VoteRôle
20 Feb 2017Became Member, National Policy Statement on draft Airports Committee
Commons11 Sep 2015Assisted Dying Bill — Second Reading minorityno Rebel
10 Sep 2015Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
20 Jul 2015Became Member, Finance Committee (Commons)
18 Jun 2015Became Chair, Communities and Local Government Committee
HouseDateSubjectClive BettsLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, National Policy Statements Sub-Committee
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Finance and Services Committee
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Chair, Communities and Local Government Committee
Commons15 Jul 2014Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Bill — Fast-Track Timetable — House of Commons Stages in Single Day minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Election of Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Mar 2011Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 152 — Director of Public Prosecution's Consent — Universal Jurisdiction Arrest Warrants in Private Prosecutions minorityno Rebel
21 Jul 2010Became Member, National Policy Statements Sub-Committee
19 Jul 2010Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
Commons14 Jul 2010Terrorism Act 2006 (Disapplication of Section 25) Order 2010 Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons15 Jun 2010Business of the House — Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Jun 2010Business of the House — Size of the Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
10 Jun 2010Became Chair, Communities and Local Government Committee
10 Jun 2010Stopped being Member, Communities and Local Government Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Yorkshire and the Humber Regional Select Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Committee on Reform of the House of Commons
20 Jul 2009Became Member, Committee on Reform of the House of Commons
3 Mar 2009Became Member, Yorkshire and the Humber Regional Select Committee
12 Jan 2009Became Member, Panel of Chairs
27 Jun 2006Stopped being Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee
27 Jun 2006Became Member, Communities and Local Government Committee
17 Jul 2005Became Member, Finance and Services Committee
11 Jul 2005Stopped being Member, Urban Affairs Sub-committee
15 Oct 2002Became Member, Urban Affairs Sub-committee
22 Jul 2002Stopped being Member, Urban Affairs Sub-committee
22 Jul 2002Stopped being Member, Transport, Local Government & The Regions Committee
22 Jul 2002Became Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee
16 Jul 2001Became Member, Urban Affairs Sub-committee
16 Jul 2001Became Member, Transport, Local Government & The Regions Committee
7 Jun 2001Stopped being The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury,
11 May 2001Stopped being Member, Committee of Selection
28 Jul 1998Became The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury,
28 Jul 1998Stopped being Assistant Whip (HM Treasury),
8 May 1997Became Assistant Whip (HM Treasury),
7 May 1997Became Member, Committee of Selection
1 Jan 1997Stopped being Opposition Whip (Commons),
11 Nov 1996Stopped being Member, Treasury Committee
1 Jan 1996Stopped being Member, Treasury & Civil Service Committee
1 Jan 1996Became Opposition Whip (Commons),
27 Nov 1995Became Member, Treasury Committee
1 Jan 1995Became Member, Treasury & Civil Service 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
8% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
12% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
92% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
28% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
75% Assisted Dying
79% Asylum System - More strict
23% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
100% Ban fox hunting
73% Bankers' Bonus Tax
48% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
50% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
16% Closed Material Proceedure
18% Coalition Programme for Government - For
84% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
100% Crossrail - In favour
0% Cull Badgers
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% Do more to help refugees inclding children
10% Employee Shareholder Status
15% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
100% Energy Prices - More Affordable
0% English Votes on English Laws etc.
0% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
69% European Union - For
8% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
0% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
29% Fixed Term Parliaments
35% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
100% Fox hunting - Ban
10% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
60% Fully Elected House of Lords
56% Further Devolution to Scotland
62% Further devolution to Wales
50% Gambling - Against permissiveness
7% GP Commissioning in the NHS
24% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
30% Higher taxes on banks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
88% Homosexuality - Equal rights
92% HS2 - In Favour
82% Human Rights and Equality
100% Identity cards - For introduction
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
60% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
22% Increase Air Passenger Duty
4% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
18% Increase VAT
67% Inheritance Tax
96% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
3% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
89% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
34% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
0% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
52% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
75% Mansion Tax
86% Mass Retention of Communications Data
38% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
50% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
33% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
100% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
85% Minumum Wage
100% More funds for social care
77% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
67% More powers for local councils
2% 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
0% Police and Crime Commissioners
94% Post office - in favour of Government policy
6% Post office closures - against
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Privatise Royal Mail
35% Promote Occupational Pensions
39% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
38% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
84% Public Ownership of Railways
100% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
28% Reduce capital gains tax
0% Reduce central funding for local government
15% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
8% 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
0% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
29% Register of Lobbyists
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
89% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
75% 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
81% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
50% Right to strike
96% Same Sex Marriage - for
15% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
90% Smoking ban - In favour
99% State control of bus services
74% Stop climate change
78% Stronger Military Covenant
44% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
90% Terrorism laws - For
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
38% Tougher on illegal immigration
2% Trade Union Regulation
8% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
23% Transparency of Parliament
71% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
7% University education fees - Should be free
61% University Tuition Fees - For
63% 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

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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