Voting Record — Charles Kennedy MP, Ross, Skye and Lochaber (10334)

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
Ross, Skye and Lochaber 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 LDem 12 votes out of 377, 3.2% 377 votes out of 1239, 30.4% 0 times
Ross, Skye and Lochaber 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 LDem 9 votes out of 530, 1.7% 530 votes out of 1288, 41.1% 0 times
Ross, Skye and Inverness West 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 LDem 11 votes out of 593, 1.9% 593 votes out of 1246, 47.6% 0 times
Ross, Skye and Inverness West 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 LDem 6 votes out of 524, 1.1% 524 votes out of 1273, 41.2% 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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HouseDateSubjectCharles KennedyLDem VoteRôle
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Abortion on the Basis of Gender is Illegal minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Jan 2013Equality (Marriage) (Amendment) Bill — Protection In Respect of Beliefs About Definition of Marriage Majorityno Rebel
Commons21 Jan 2013Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill — Third Reading — Capping Increase of Specified Benefits at 1% minorityaye Rebel
Commons21 Jan 2013Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill — Clauses 1 to 3 and Schedule — Capping Increase of Specified Benefits at 1% minorityaye Rebel
Commons8 Jan 2013Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill — Second Reading — Capping Increase of Specified Benefits at 1% bothaye Rebel
Commons24 Oct 2012Draft Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012 — Under Occupation Critera — Local Housing Allowance Rates minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Jun 2011Opposition Day — The Economy minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Feb 2011Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 11 — permissible variation in population in a constituency minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Feb 2011Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 11 — permissible variation in population in a constituency minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Dec 2010University Tuition Fee Cap — Set Basic Limit at £6,000 Per Year minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Dec 2010University Tuition Fee Cap — Raise Upper Limit to £9,000 Per Year minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 11 — number and distribution of seats minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 11 — number and distribution of seats minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectCharles KennedyLDem VoteRôle
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 68 — Commencement minorityno Rebel
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
Commons1 Nov 2006Deferred Divisions — voluntary reduction ("modulation") of direct farm support payments Majorityno Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006Deferred Divisions — Northern Ireland Majorityno Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006September Sittings Majorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006Communications Allowance — Welcoming the principle Majorityno Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2006Deferred Divisions — adjournment (summer) Majorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectMr Charles KennedyLDem VoteRôle
Commons10 Mar 2005Support For Members Who Have Chosen Not To Take Their Seats Majorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Nov 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) (No. 3) Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill — Clause 1 — Hunting wild mammals with dogs minorityunknown Unknown
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) (No.2) Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Nov 2004Children Bill [Lords] — New Clause 12 — Reasonable punishment minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Sep 2004Hunting Bill — Timetable minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Sep 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Dec 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — Clause 4 — Electoral Commission report Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — New Clause 1 — Prohibition of Artificial Fluoridation of Water Supplies Majorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Dec 2002Hunting Bill (Programme) Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Dec 2001Facilities of the House Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Jul 2001Business of the House minorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectMr Charles KennedyLDem VoteRôle
Commons22 Nov 2000Honours and Decorations minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Dec 1998Modernisation of the House 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.

61% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
58% Academy Schools - for
26% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
99% Ban fox hunting
36% Bankers' Bonus Tax
6% Business and community control of schools: For
70% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
50% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
68% Closed Material Proceedure
65% Coalition Programme for Government - For
11% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
50% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
80% Employee Shareholder Status
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
25% Energy Prices - More Affordable
40% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
62% European Union - For
49% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
87% Fixed Term Parliaments
0% Foundation hospitals - In favour
99% Fox hunting - Ban
90% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
91% Fully Elected House of Lords
54% Further Devolution to Scotland
40% Further devolution to Wales
51% Gambling - Against permissiveness
57% GP Commissioning in the NHS
66% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
50% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
80% Homosexuality - Equal rights
61% Human Rights and Equality
0% Identity cards - For introduction
60% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
72% Increase Air Passenger Duty
72% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
76% Increase VAT
1% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
97% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
33% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
43% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
63% Localise Council Tax Support
64% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
38% Mansion Tax
84% Mass Retention of Communications Data
16% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
50% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
48% More powers for local councils
82% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
44% Nuclear power - For
2% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
69% Police and Crime Commissioners
7% Post office - in favour of Government policy
93% Post office closures - against
50% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
84% Privatise Royal Mail
84% Promote Occupational Pensions
19% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
54% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
25% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
56% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
75% Reduce spending power of local government
74% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
54% Reducing the number of MPs - for
86% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
36% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
50% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
50% Register of Lobbyists
80% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
33% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
50% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
72% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
62% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
60% Same Sex Marriage - for
42% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Sell England's Public Forests
61% Smoking ban - In favour
51% Stop climate change
53% Stronger Military Covenant
42% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
50% Termination of pregnancy - against
6% Terrorism laws - For
33% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
46% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
50% Transparency of Parliament
17% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
90% University education fees - Should be free
1% University Tuition Fees - For
50% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
98% Voting age - Reduce to 16
98% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
60% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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