Voting Record — MPs for South Dorset

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Richard Drax (show only their votes) 9 Jun 2017 still in office Con 0 votes out of 9, 0.0% 9 votes out of 9, 100.0%
Richard Drax (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 2 votes out of 385, 0.5% 385 votes out of 467, 82.4%
Richard Drax (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 50 votes out of 895, 5.6% 895 votes out of 1239, 72.2%
Jim Knight (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 4 votes out of 1020, 0.4% 1020 votes out of 1288, 79.2%
Jim Knight (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 5 votes out of 982, 0.5% 982 votes out of 1246, 78.8%
Mr Ian Bruce (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 5 votes out of 774, 0.6% 774 votes out of 1273, 60.8%

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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 Richard Drax MP
HouseDateSubjectRichard DraxCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by Richard Drax MP
HouseDateSubjectRichard DraxCon VoteRôle
Commons8 Dec 2015Prum Convention — Data Sharing with Certain European Countries to Combat Crime and Terrorism minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Jun 2015European Union Referendum Bill — Schedule 1 — Publication of Campaign Material by Government and Public Bodies minorityno Rebel
Votes by Richard Drax MP
HouseDateSubjectRichard DraxCon VoteRôle
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Feb 2015Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Mitochondrial Donation) Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law — If to make Decision minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law — Timetable Motion minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2014Repeal of the Fixed-term Parliaments Act 2011 tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 Jul 2014Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Bill — New Clause 5 — Act To Have Effect Despite European Union Treaties minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Jul 2014Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Bill — Clause 6 — Date of Repeal — Sunset Clause minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Mar 2014Care Bill — Clause 119 — Proceedure for Dealing Financially Failing NHS Trusts — Requirement to Consult with Public minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Make Same Sex Marriage Available to Armed Forces Personnel Outside the United Kingdom minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Amendments to Acts of Parliament in Light of the Introduction of Same Sex Marriage in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Changes to Laws on Consular Marriage Following Introduction of Same Sex Marriages in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Registration of Armed Forces Chapels for Same Sex Marriages minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Proceedures for Consenting to Registration of Shared Places of Worship for Same Sex Marriage minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Same Sex Marriage — Enabling Courts to Deal with Divorce or Annulment Proceedings minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Jan 2014European Union (Approvals) Bill — Third Reading — European Archives and Europe for Citizens Programme minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Jan 2014European Union (Approvals) Bill — Clause 1 — Influence of Europe for Citizens Programme on EU Referenda and Elections minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Jan 2014European Union (Approvals) Bill — Clause 1 — Limitation of Scope of Europe for Citizens Programme minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Jan 2014European Commission Work Programme 2014 and Support for Completion of the EU Single Market minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Jan 2014European Union (Approvals) Bill — Second Reading — European Archives and Europe for Citizens Programme tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons4 Dec 2013Recall of Elected Representatives — Power for Voters to Prompt New Election Before Term of Office Ends minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 Nov 2013Defence Reform Bill — New Clause 3 — Report and Parliamentary Approval of Plans on the Future of the Reserve Forces minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2013Defence Reforms — Delay Disbandment of Regular Units Until Army Reserve Plan Shown to Be Viable tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Sep 2013London Local Authorities and Transport for London (No. 2) Bill — Clause 9 — Penalty Charges — Skips on London Highways minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Aug 2013Syria and the Use of Chemical Weapons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Jul 2013Draft Alternative Investment Fund Managers Regulations 2013 — Harmonisation of Regulatory Framework minorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jun 2013High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Decline Second Reading minorityno Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2013Crime and Courts Bill — New Clause 21A — Press Regulation — Exemplary Damages tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons18 Mar 2013Crime and Courts Bill — Programme Amendment minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — (Carry-over) minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill (Money) minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill (Programme) minorityaye Rebel
Commons6 Nov 2012European Union — Banking Union and Economic and Monetary Union — European Banking Authority tellayeno Rebel Teller
Commons31 Oct 2012Seek Real Terms Cut in European Union Budget Majorityno Rebel
Commons18 Oct 2012Backbench Business — 2nd Battalion the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers tellayeaye Teller
Commons17 Oct 2012European Union — Regulation of Emission of Pollutants from Ships minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Jul 2012House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Apr 2012European Union — Data Protection in the Areas of Police and Criminal Justice (EU Directive) minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Apr 2012Government Assessment of Medium Term Economic and Budgetary Position for Submission to the European Commission minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Dec 2011Backbench Business — Ministerial Statements To Be Made to Parliament First minorityno Rebel
Commons24 Oct 2011National Referendum on the United Kingdom's Membership of the European Union minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Oct 2011Protection of Freedoms Bill — Amendment to Programme Motion bothno Rebel
Commons29 Jun 2011Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — Programme minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Jun 2011Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 May 2011Royal Assent — Eurozone Financial Assistance minorityaye Rebel
Commons17 May 2011Localism Bill — Schedule 2 — Allowing Voters to Express a Second Preference When Electing Mayors minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Mar 2011Establishment of the European Stability Mechanism minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Feb 2011Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 1 — Referendum on the Alternative Vote System — Threshold on Making Result Binding minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Feb 2011Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 1 — Referendum on the Alternative Vote — Threshold for Binding Result minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Feb 2011European Union Bill — New Clause 11 — Referendum on EU Membership If Referendum Opposes Transfer of Powers minorityno Rebel
Commons24 Jan 2011European Union Bill — Clause 5 — Statement to be laid before Parliament minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jan 2011European Union Bill — Clause 18 — Status of EU law dependent on continuing statutory basis minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Dec 2010Loans to Ireland Bill — Clause 1 — Interest Rate to be Charged on United Kingdom Loans to Ireland minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2010European Union Economic Governance minorityaye Rebel
Votes by Jim Knight MP
HouseDateSubjectJim KnightLab VoteRôle
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno 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
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Jim Knight MP
HouseDateSubjectJim KnightLab VoteRôle
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 6 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 4 (80 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 2 (100 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons31 Jan 2003Company Directors' Performance and Compensation Bill tellayeunknown Unknown Teller
Commons23 Jan 2002Identity Card Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Allowances, Insurance &c. — Members' Pay (Money Resolution) minorityaye Rebel
Votes by Mr Ian Bruce MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Ian BruceCon VoteRôle
Commons1 Mar 2001House of Commons (Removal of Clergy Disqualification) Bill - Short title, commencement and extent Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 Nov 2000Sittings in Westminster Hall Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 Nov 2000House of Commons Modernisation Majorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno 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
75% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
8% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
72% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
50% Assisted Dying
100% Asylum System - More strict
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
23% Bankers' Bonus Tax
86% Business and community control of schools: For
70% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
84% Closed Material Proceedure
81% Coalition Programme for Government - For
50% Cull Badgers
100% 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
0% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
95% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
26% European Union - For
96% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
50% Fixed Term Parliaments
11% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
1% Fully Elected House of Lords
5% Further Devolution to Scotland
15% Further devolution to Wales
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
85% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
60% Higher taxes on banks
50% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
0% Homosexuality - Equal rights
42% HS2 - In Favour
16% Human Rights and Equality
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
0% Incentivise membership of press regulator
94% Increase Air Passenger Duty
100% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
82% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
50% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
17% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
60% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
40% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mansion Tax
81% Mass Retention of Communications Data
48% 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
21% Minumum Wage
0% More Emergency Service Workers
0% More funds for social care
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
33% More powers for local councils
0% No detention without charge or trial
7% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
84% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
22% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
34% Public Ownership of Railways
12% Rail Fares - Lower
86% Reduce capital gains tax
100% Reduce central funding for local government
99% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
94% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
85% Reducing the number of MPs - for
90% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
93% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
92% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
48% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
1% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
91% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
69% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
88% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
9% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
42% Right to strike
0% Same Sex Marriage - for
71% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
50% Smoking ban - In favour
9% State control of bus services
29% Stop climate change
33% Stronger Military Covenant
56% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Terrorism laws - For
100% Tougher on illegal immigration
95% Trade Union Regulation
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
93% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
20% 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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