Voting Record — MPs for Welwyn Hatfield

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Grant Shapps (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 still in office Con 1 vote out of 380, 0.3% 380 votes out of 467, 81.4%
Grant Shapps (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 6 votes out of 846, 0.7% 846 votes out of 1239, 68.3%
Grant Shapps (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 17 votes out of 800, 2.1% 800 votes out of 1288, 62.1%
Miss Melanie Johnson (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 2 votes out of 639, 0.3% 639 votes out of 1246, 51.3%
Miss Melanie Johnson (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 3 votes out of 993, 0.3% 993 votes out of 1273, 78.0%

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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 Grant Shapps MP
HouseDateSubjectGrant ShappsCon VoteRôle
Commons13 Mar 2017Reproductive Health (Access to Terminations) Bill — First Reading — Decrimialisation of Abortion Majorityno Rebel
Votes by Grant Shapps MP
HouseDateSubjectGrant ShappsCon VoteRôle
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Abortion on the Basis of Gender is Illegal Majorityaye Rebel
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
Votes by Grant Shapps MP
HouseDateSubjectGrant ShappsCon VoteRôle
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 68 — Commencement Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 4 — Prohibitions in connection with genetic material not of human origin Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Sibling compatibility only regenerative tissue — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for sibling tissue compatibility Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for gender-related illness Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Animal DNA may be inserted into an embryo Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Cannot use gametes or pronuclei — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Mar 2006Identity Cards Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — as amended Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — private clubs Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration Majorityno Rebel
Votes by Miss Melanie Johnson MP
HouseDateSubjectMiss Melanie JohnsonLab VoteRôle
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 6 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 2 (100 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Votes by Miss Melanie Johnson MP
HouseDateSubjectMiss Melanie JohnsonLab VoteRôle
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons26 May 1999Line of Route minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Dec 1998Modernisation of the House - MEETINGS OF STANDING COMMITTEES (No. 1) tellayeaye Teller
Commons16 Dec 1998Modernisation of the House tellayeaye Teller
Commons16 Dec 1998Modernisation of the House tellnono Teller
Commons10 Dec 1997Doctor Assisted Dying Bill — Leave to Bring In 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
32% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
94% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
9% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
72% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Assisted Dying
80% Asylum System - More strict
77% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
15% Bankers' Bonus Tax
99% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
76% Closed Material Proceedure
88% Coalition Programme for Government - For
50% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
90% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
24% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
95% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
37% European Union - For
92% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
71% Fixed Term Parliaments
11% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
71% Fully Elected House of Lords
11% Further Devolution to Scotland
24% Further devolution to Wales
51% Gambling - Against permissiveness
86% GP Commissioning in the NHS
77% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
70% Higher taxes on banks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
67% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
25% Human Rights and Equality
0% Identity cards - For introduction
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
20% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
88% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
85% Increase VAT
33% Inheritance Tax
58% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
17% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
56% 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
25% Mansion Tax
58% Mass Retention of Communications Data
39% 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
32% Minumum Wage
50% More funds for social care
3% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
39% More powers for local councils
38% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
58% Nuclear power - For
2% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
84% Police and Crime Commissioners
2% Post office - in favour of Government policy
98% Post office closures - against
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
84% Promote Occupational Pensions
33% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
16% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
79% Reduce capital gains tax
92% Reduce central funding for local government
94% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
87% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
85% Reducing the number of MPs - for
99% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
70% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
60% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
34% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
50% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
91% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
90% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
88% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
12% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
36% Right to strike
90% Same Sex Marriage - for
97% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
73% Smoking ban - In favour
25% State control of bus services
39% Stop climate change
38% Stronger Military Covenant
52% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
60% Termination of pregnancy - against
34% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
62% Tougher on illegal immigration
85% Trade Union Regulation
50% Transparency of Parliament
93% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
87% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
17% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
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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