Voting Record — MPs for Yeovil

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Marcus Fysh (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 still in office Con 0 votes out of 391, 0.0% 391 votes out of 467, 83.7%
David Laws (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 LDem 4 votes out of 818, 0.5% 818 votes out of 1239, 66.0%
David Laws (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 LDem 7 votes out of 866, 0.8% 866 votes out of 1288, 67.2%
David Laws (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 LDem 19 votes out of 926, 2.1% 926 votes out of 1246, 74.3%
Mr Paddy Ashdown (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 LDem 6 votes out of 455, 1.3% 455 votes out of 1273, 35.7%

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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 Marcus Fysh MP
HouseDateSubjectMarcus FyshCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by David Laws MP
HouseDateSubjectDavid LawsLDem VoteRôle
Commons18 Nov 2014Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill — New Clause 2 — Pubs Code: Market Rent Only Option for Tenants of Large Pub-Owning Businesses minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Nov 2013European Union (Referendum) Bill — Clause 1 — Date of Referendum on the UK's Membership of the European Union Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Feb 2012Ten Minute Rule Bill- Annual Statements of Healthcare Costs minorityno Rebel
Commons21 Jun 2011Devolving Responsibility for Jobcentre Plus to the Welsh Government Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by David Laws MP
HouseDateSubjectDavid LawsLDem VoteRôle
Commons3 Feb 2010Deferred Divisions — EU Enlargement strategy minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 22 weeks — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Prospects for life of handicapped child must be given before abortion — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 20 weeks — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2006Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs — Termination of Pregnancy minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2006Points of Order — Gambling Act 2005 (Amendment) minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails minorityaye Rebel
Votes by David Laws MP
HouseDateSubjectDavid LawsLDem VoteRôle
Commons10 Mar 2005Support For Members Who Have Chosen Not To Take Their Seats minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — Clause 4 — Best interests Majorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Nov 2004Hunting Bill minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill — Clause 1 — Hunting wild mammals with dogs minorityunknown Unknown
Commons2 Nov 2004Children Bill [Lords] — New Clause 12 — Reasonable punishment Majorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Sep 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Jun 2004Human Tissue Bill — New Clause 1 — Determination of consent for removal, storage and use of organs from Adults for purpose of transplantation Majorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Jun 2004Trade Unions (Political Funds) Reform minorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Nov 2003Grammar Schools (Ballots and Consultation) minorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Jun 2003Hunting Bill (Programme) (No. 3) Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Apr 2003Smoking (Restaurants) Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 6 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 4 (80 per Cent. Elected) — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 2 (100 per Cent. Elected) — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Dec 2002Hunting Bill (Programme) Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Dec 2001Facilities of the House Majorityno Rebel
Votes by Mr Paddy Ashdown MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Paddy AshdownLDem VoteRôle
Commons17 Jan 2001Hunting Bill - Hunting with dogs: regulation minorityaye Rebel
Commons17 Jan 2001Hunting Bill - Hunting with dogs: regulation minorityno Rebel
Commons20 Nov 2000Sittings in Westminster Hall minorityno Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2000Stem Cell Research minorityno Rebel
Commons18 Jun 1997Firearms (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons18 Jun 1997Firearms (Amendment) Bill - Prohibition of small-calibre pistols 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
100% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
100% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
0% Assisted Dying
100% Asylum System - More strict
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
98% Do more to help refugees inclding children
99% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
50% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
16% European Union - For
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
6% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
0% Fully Elected House of Lords
5% Further Devolution to Scotland
0% Further devolution to Wales
0% Higher taxes on banks
100% HS2 - In Favour
0% Human Rights and Equality
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
0% Incentivise membership of press regulator
86% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
3% Increase VAT
20% Inheritance Tax
50% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
100% Mass Retention of Communications Data
33% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
50% Minumum Wage
0% More funds for social care
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
23% More powers for local councils
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
25% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
0% Public Ownership of Railways
92% Reduce capital gains tax
75% Reduce central funding for local government
97% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
89% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
75% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
0% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
83% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
100% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
11% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
50% Right to strike
17% State control of bus services
14% Stop climate change
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
94% Tougher on illegal immigration
80% Trade Union Regulation
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% University Tuition Fees - For
100% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
10% Voting age - Reduce to 16

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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