Voting Record — Alistair Carmichael MP, Orkney and Shetland (10785)

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 LDem 5 votes out of 854, 0.6% 854 votes out of 1146, 74.5% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 LDem 9 votes out of 852, 1.1% 852 votes out of 1288, 66.1% 2 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 LDem 13 votes out of 854, 1.5% 854 votes out of 1246, 68.5% 2 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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HouseDateSubjectAlistair CarmichaelLDem 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
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills Majorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Jun 2010Business of the House — Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
11 May 2010Stopped being a member of the Scottish Affairs Committee
11 May 2010Stopped being a member of the Members' Allowances Committee
11 May 2010Stopped being a member of the Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee)
11 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland and Northern Ireland,
HouseDateSubjectAlistair CarmichaelLDem VoteRôle
Commons9 Feb 2010Bill Presented — Climate Change (Sectoral Targets) Bill — Constitutional Reform and Governance Bill (Money) (No. 3) minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 May 2009Bill Presented — Clause 16 — Rates and rebates from September 2009 tellayeaye Teller
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' financial interests — Full and complete registration minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Apr 2009Deferred Divisions — Adjournment (May Day) minorityaye Rebel
10 Feb 2009Became a member of the Members' Allowances Committee
8 Jan 2009Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland and Northern Ireland, Scottish and Northern Ireland Affairs
8 Jan 2009Became Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland and Northern Ireland,
27 Nov 2008Stopped being a member of the Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee)
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 4 — Prohibitions in connection with genetic material not of human origin minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] minorityno Rebel
7 Oct 2008Became Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland and Northern Ireland, Scottish and Northern Ireland Affairs
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — £650 catch-up payment — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Animal DNA may be inserted into an embryo minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Cannot use gametes or pronuclei — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses minorityno Rebel
7 May 2008Became a member of the Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee)
18 Apr 2008Became a member of the Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee)
6 Mar 2008Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland, Scottish Affairs
6 Mar 2008Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland Affairs
29 Jan 2008Became a member of the Scottish Affairs Committee
6 Jul 2007Became Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland, Scottish Affairs
6 Jul 2007Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland, Scotland
4 Jul 2007Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Transport, Transport
4 Jul 2007Became Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland, Scotland
4 Jul 2007Became Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland Affairs
24 May 2006Stopped being a member of the Public Accounts Committee
21 Mar 2006Became Shadow Secretary of State for Transport, Transport
21 Mar 2006Stopped being Shadow Minister, Home Affairs
14 Jul 2005Became a member of the Public Accounts Committee
Commons5 Jul 2005Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Bill — Timetable tellnono Teller
1 Jun 2005Stopped being Energy Review, Scotland
1 Jun 2005Stopped being Shadow Minister (Northern Ireland), Northern Ireland Affairs
1 Jun 2005Became Shadow Minister, Home Affairs
HouseDateSubjectMr Alistair CarmichaelLDem VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being a member of the Scottish Affairs Committee
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) (No.2) Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Nov 2004Children Bill [Lords] — New Clause 12 — Reasonable punishment minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2004New Clause 10 — Victims of persons subject to hospital order with restriction order: representations — Clause 22 — Procedure for determining fitness to plead: England and Wales minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Sep 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Sep 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) Majorityaye Rebel
28 May 2004Became a member of the Scottish Affairs Committee
Commons12 May 2004Deferred Division — Visitor Facilities minorityaye Rebel
Commons25 Feb 2004School Admissions (Prohibition of Religious Discrimination) minorityno Rebel
26 Jan 2004Became Energy Review, Scotland
26 Jan 2004Became Shadow Minister (Northern Ireland), Northern Ireland Affairs
Commons30 Oct 2003Pay for Chairmen of Select Committees — PAY FOR CHAIRMEN OF SELECT COMMITTEES (No. 2) Majorityno Rebel
Commons30 Oct 2003Pay for Chairmen of Select Committees Majorityno Rebel
Commons30 Jun 2003Hunting Bill (Programme) (No. 3) Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2003Finance Bill — New Clause 1 — Rate of Duty on Spirits tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Apr 2003Smoking (Restaurants) Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Dec 2002Hunting Bill (Programme) minorityunknown Unknown
Commons16 May 2002Adoption and Children Bill — [2nd Allotted Day] — Disclosing protected information about adults Majorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Feb 2002Proceeds of Crime Bill — [2nd Allotted Day] — Clause 447 — Orders and regulations tellayeaye Teller

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
18% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
94% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
100% Academy Schools - for
10% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
100% Ban fox hunting
18% Bankers' Bonus Tax
26% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
98% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
100% Closed Material Proceedure
85% Coalition Programme for Government - For
0% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% Employee Shareholder Status
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
23% Energy Prices - More Affordable
88% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
63% European Union - For
93% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
71% Fixed Term Parliaments
20% Foundation hospitals - In favour
100% Fox hunting - Ban
91% Fully Elected House of Lords
35% Further Devolution to Scotland
25% Further devolution to Wales
48% Gambling - Against permissiveness
86% GP Commissioning in the NHS
76% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
50% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
100% Homosexuality - Equal rights
80% Human Rights and Equality
0% Identity cards - For introduction
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
40% Increase Taxes on Companies Investing in Assets
94% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
98% Increase VAT
1% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
97% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
28% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
14% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
54% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
13% Mansion Tax
73% Mass Retention of Communications Data
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
34% More powers for local councils
64% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
9% Nuclear power - For
7% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
7% Post office - in favour of Government policy
93% Post office closures - against
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
84% Privatise Royal Mail
84% Promote Occupational Pensions
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
54% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
24% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
96% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
100% Reduce spending power of local government
87% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
57% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
35% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
99% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
86% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
84% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
88% Same Sex Marriage - for
70% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
45% Smoking ban - In favour
64% Stop climate change
17% Stronger Military Covenant
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
2% Terrorism laws - For
50% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
26% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
54% Transparency of Parliament
0% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
93% University education fees - Should be free
41% University Tuition Fees - For
59% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
100% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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