Voting Record — Alun Cairns MP, Vale of Glamorgan (24740)

Alun Cairns is currently The Secretary of State for Wales,

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
8 May 2015 still in office Con 0 votes out of 284, 0.0% 284 votes out of 341, 83.3% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 7 votes out of 959, 0.7% 959 votes out of 1239, 77.4% 5 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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HouseDateSubjectAlun CairnsCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
19 Mar 2016Became The Secretary of State for Wales,
19 Mar 2016Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales,
19 Mar 2016Stopped being The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury,
HouseDateSubjectAlun CairnsCon VoteRôle
Commons2 Feb 2015Motor Vehicles (Variation of Speed Limits) (England and Wales) Regulations 2014 — Increasing HGV Speed Limits tellayeaye Teller
Commons26 Jan 2015Infrastructure Bill — New Clause 9 — Moratorium on Onshore Unconventional Petroleum — Review Impacts of Exploitation tellnono Teller
Commons26 Jan 2015Infrastructure Bill — New Clause 2 — Shale Gas Extraction in Scotland — Devolution of Regulation to Scottish Parliament tellnono Teller
Commons26 Jan 2015Infrastructure Bill — New Clause 1 — Environmental Permits for Hydraulic Fracturing Activities tellnono Teller
Commons23 Jan 2015Motion to Sit in Private tellnono Teller
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
15 Jul 2014Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales,
15 Jul 2014Became The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury,
12 May 2014Stopped being Member, Public Administration Committee
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Jul 2012House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2011Use of Hand-held Electronic Devices and Social Media in the Chamber (Backbench Business) minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Oct 2011Protection of Freedoms Bill — Amendment to Programme Motion minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Sep 2011Health and Social Care Bill 2011 — Independent Abortion Advice minorityno Rebel
27 Jun 2011Stopped being Member, Welsh Affairs Committee
9 May 2011Became Member, Public Administration Committee
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Welsh Affairs Committee

Policy Comparisons

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

94% Academy Schools - for
16% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
72% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
0% Assisted Dying
84% Asylum System - More strict
75% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
12% Bankers' Bonus Tax
100% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
76% Closed Material Proceedure
78% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
90% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
0% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
66% European Union - For
84% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
50% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
25% Fully Elected House of Lords
19% Further Devolution to Scotland
3% Further devolution to Wales
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
80% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
50% Higher taxes on banks
43% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
28% Human Rights and Equality
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
30% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Increase Air Passenger Duty
96% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
92% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
7% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
48% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
90% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
33% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mansion Tax
96% Mass Retention of Communications Data
47% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
50% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
27% Minumum Wage
3% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
35% More powers for local councils
0% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
31% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
86% Reduce capital gains tax
90% Reduce central funding for local government
92% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
92% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
82% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
71% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
71% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
25% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
90% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
25% Retain funds from council house sales locally
88% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
42% Right to strike
60% Same Sex Marriage - for
92% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
25% Smoking ban - In favour
50% State control of bus services
28% Stop climate change
17% Stronger Military Covenant
65% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Terrorism laws - For
93% Tougher on illegal immigration
100% Trade Union Regulation
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
99% University Tuition Fees - For
96% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
10% Voting age - Reduce to 16
20% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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