Voting Record — Alan Duncan MP, Rutland and Melton (10179)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
6 May 2010 still in office Con 5 votes out of 673, 0.7% 673 votes out of 1103, 61.0% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 5 votes out of 695, 0.7% 695 votes out of 1288, 54.0% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 5 votes out of 724, 0.7% 724 votes out of 1246, 58.1% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 5 votes out of 686, 0.7% 686 votes out of 1273, 53.9% 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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HouseDateSubjectAlan DuncanCon VoteRôle
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
11 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Minister (Prisons), Justice
HouseDateSubjectAlan DuncanCon VoteRôle
8 Sep 2009Stopped being Shadow Leader of the House of Commons, Parliament
8 Sep 2009Became Shadow Minister, Justice
8 Sep 2009Became Shadow Minister (Prisons), Justice
8 Sep 2009Stopped being Shadow Minister, Justice
19 Jan 2009Became Shadow Leader of the House of Commons, Parliament
19 Jan 2009Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform
6 Jan 2009Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform
6 Jan 2009Became Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform
6 Jan 2009Became Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform
6 Jan 2009Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
6 Jul 2007Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Trade & Industry, Trade & Industry
6 Jul 2007Became Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform
Commons19 Mar 2007Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006Legislative Process (Notice for Amendments in Public Bill Committee) bothno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration Majorityno Rebel
16 Dec 2005Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Transport, Transport
16 Dec 2005Became Shadow Secretary of State for Trade & Industry, Trade & Industry
20 May 2005Became Shadow Secretary of State for Transport, Transport
20 May 2005Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for International Development, Foreign Affairs
HouseDateSubjectMr Alan DuncanCon VoteRôle
17 Mar 2005Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for International Development, International Affairs
17 Mar 2005Became Shadow Secretary of State for International Development, Foreign Affairs
Commons9 Nov 2004Categories of civil partners other than same sex couples Majorityaye Rebel
9 Sep 2004Became Shadow Secretary of State for International Development, International Affairs
9 Sep 2004Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs, Home Affairs
6 Jul 2004Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs, Home, Constitutional & Legal Affairs
6 Jul 2004Became Shadow Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs, Home Affairs
10 May 2004Became Shadow Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs, Home, Constitutional & Legal Affairs
Commons10 Mar 2003Local Government Bill — Repeal of prohibition on promotion of homosexuality (Section 28) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Parliamentary Pensions Majorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectMr Alan DuncanCon VoteRôle
Commons28 Feb 2000Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2000Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Feb 1999Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill — Reduction in age at which certain sexual acts are lawful Majorityno Rebel
Commons25 Jan 1999Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Jun 1998Crime and Disorder Bill — Reduce age of consent for homosexual acts to 16 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
61% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
69% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
68% Academy Schools - for
13% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
16% Ban fox hunting
21% Bankers' Bonus Tax
73% Business and community control of schools: For
70% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
92% Closed Material Proceedure
76% Coalition Programme for Government - For
3% Control Orders
0% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
50% Cull Badgers
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
70% Employee Shareholder Status
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
23% Energy Prices - More Affordable
94% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
42% European Union - For
74% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
99% Fixed Term Parliaments
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
16% Fox hunting - Ban
79% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
57% Fully Elected House of Lords
31% Further Devolution to Scotland
30% Further devolution to Wales
50% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
82% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
91% Homosexuality - Equal rights
61% Human Rights and Equality
19% Identity cards - For introduction
30% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
83% Increase Air Passenger Duty
64% Increase Taxes on Companies Investing in Assets
75% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
85% Increase VAT
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
98% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
17% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
61% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
13% Mansion Tax
83% Mass Retention of Communications Data
16% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
14% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
44% More powers for local councils
66% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
57% Nuclear power - For
38% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
68% Police and Crime Commissioners
2% Post office - in favour of Government policy
98% Post office closures - against
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
69% Privatise Royal Mail
62% Promote Occupational Pensions
13% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
54% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
0% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
88% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
83% Reduce spending power of local government
83% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
90% Reducing the number of MPs - for
84% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
37% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
92% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
26% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
89% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
76% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
57% Smoking ban - In favour
53% Stop climate change
38% Stronger Military Covenant
50% Termination of pregnancy - against
13% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
54% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
58% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
93% University education fees - Should be free
40% University Tuition Fees - For
72% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
50% Voting age - Reduce to 16
17% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

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