Voting Record — Alex Salmond MP, Banff and Buchan (10525)

Alex Salmond is currently Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (International Affairs and Europe),

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
Gordon 8 May 2015 still in office SNP 0 votes out of 150, 0.0% 150 votes out of 336, 44.6% 0 times
Aberdeenshire East 6 May 2011 23 Mar 2016 SNP votes out of votes out of n/a
Gordon 3 May 2007 23 Mar 2011 SNP 0 votes out of 532, 0.0% 532 votes out of 606, 87.8% n/a
Banff and Buchan 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 SNP 1 vote out of 187, 0.5% 187 votes out of 1288, 14.5% 0 times
Banff and Buchan 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 SNP 3 votes out of 474, 0.6% 474 votes out of 1246, 38.0% 0 times
Banff and Buchan 6 May 1999 14 May 2001 SNP 1 vote out of 360, 0.3% 360 votes out of 510, 70.6% n/a
Banff and Buchan 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 SNP 0 votes out of 205, 0.0% 205 votes out of 1273, 16.1% 1 time

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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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HouseDateSubjectAlex SalmondSNP VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectAlex SalmondSNP VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
13 May 2015Became Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (International Affairs and Europe),
19 Nov 2014Stopped being First Minister of Scotland,
13 Nov 2014Stopped being Leader of the Scottish National Party,
HouseDateSubjectAlex SalmondSNP VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectAlex SalmondSNP VoteRôle
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 22 weeks — rejected minorityunknown Unknown
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 20 weeks — rejected minorityunknown Unknown
29 Aug 2007Stopped being Parliamentary Leader (Westminster),
16 May 2007Became First Minister of Scotland,
2 Aug 2006Became Parliamentary Leader (Westminster),
2 Aug 2006Stopped being Parliamentary Leader,
Commons5 Jul 2006Deferred Divisions — Clause 106 — Conditions for company Majorityaye Rebel
16 Jan 2006Became Parliamentary Leader,
16 Jan 2006Stopped being Spokesperson (Constitutional Affairs; Treasury),
16 Jan 2006Stopped being Parliamentary Leader (Westminster),
HouseDateSubjectAlex SalmondSNP VoteRôle
Commons30 Nov 2004Health and Education Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 Oct 2004Clause 1 — Pension and compensation schemes: armed and reserve forces Majorityno Rebel
3 Sep 2004Became Leader of the Scottish National Party,
19 Jan 2004Became Spokesperson (Constitutional Affairs; Treasury),
19 Jan 2004Became Parliamentary Leader (Westminster),
Commons14 Jan 2004Employment Relations Bill Majorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectAlex SalmondSNP VoteRôle
Scotland29 Mar 2000Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Bill: Stage 3 — Section 47 — Medical treatment where guardian etc has been appointed Majorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectAlex SalmondSNP VoteRôle
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityunknown Unknown
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majorityunknown Unknown
26 Sep 2000Stopped being Leader of the Scottish National Party,
Commons10 Dec 1997Social Security Bill tellayeaye Teller
16 Mar 1992Stopped being Member, Energy Committee
22 Sep 1990Became Leader of the Scottish National Party,
17 Jun 1987Became Member, Energy Committee

Policy Comparisons

This chart shows the percentage agreement between this person and each of the policies in the database, according to their voting record.

AgreementPolicy
53% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
23% Academy Schools - for
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
25% Assisted Dying
6% Asylum System - More strict
0% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
50% Ban fox hunting
50% Business and community control of schools: For
50% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
16% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
2% Encourage and incentivise saving
2% English Votes on English Laws etc.
55% European Union - For
50% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
100% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
20% Foundation hospitals - In favour
50% Fox hunting - Ban
50% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
53% Fully Elected House of Lords
97% Further Devolution to Scotland
50% Further devolution to Wales
52% Gambling - Against permissiveness
0% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Higher taxes on banks
50% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
72% Homosexuality - Equal rights
50% HS2 - In Favour
50% Human Rights and Equality
0% Identity cards - For introduction
17% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
7% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
72% Increase VAT
100% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
91% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
50% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
17% Mass Retention of Communications Data
83% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
50% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
0% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
50% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
25% Minumum Wage
94% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
50% More powers for local councils
99% No detention without charge or trial
100% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
0% Nuclear power - For
3% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
50% Pension auto-enrolment - For
50% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
40% Post office - in favour of Government policy
60% Post office closures - against
50% Privatise Royal Mail
58% Promote Occupational Pensions
74% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
98% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
50% Public Ownership of Railways
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
25% Reduce capital gains tax
50% Reduce central funding for local government
16% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
17% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
12% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
0% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
62% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
50% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
50% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
50% Retain funds from council house sales locally
75% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
92% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
50% Schools - Greater Autonomy
54% Smoking ban - In favour
50% State control of bus services
65% Stop climate change
50% Stronger Military Covenant
50% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
50% Termination of pregnancy - against
15% Terrorism laws - For
67% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
0% Tougher on illegal immigration
0% Trade Union Regulation
1% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
50% Transparency of Parliament
17% Trident replacement - In favour
92% University education fees - Should be free
2% University Tuition Fees - For
5% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
68% Voting age - Reduce to 16
98% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2005-2010, 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.

AgreementNameConstituencyParty
92.5% Willie RennieDunfermline and West FifeLDem
91.0% Stewart HosieDundee EastSNP
89.9% Angus MacNeilNa h-Eileanan an IarSNP
89.8% Angus RobertsonMoraySNP
88.3% Pete WishartPerth and North PerthshireSNP

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