Voting Record — Craig Whittaker MP, Calder Valley (24944)

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 398, 0.0% 398 votes out of 456, 87.3% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 29 votes out of 996, 2.9% 996 votes out of 1239, 80.4% 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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HouseDateSubjectCraig WhittakerCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectCraig WhittakerCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Education Committee
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Feb 2015Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Mitochondrial Donation) Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Nov 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Clause 1 — If Conviction of MP for Misconduct in Public Office Should Trigger New Election minorityno Rebel
Commons24 Nov 2014Recall of MPs Bill — New Clause 2 — Prompting New Election for an MP via a Petition of 500 or More Electors minorityno Rebel
30 Oct 2014Stopped being Member, Able Marine Energy Park Development Consent Order 2014 Committee
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
11 Jun 2014Became Member, Able Marine Energy Park Development Consent Order 2014 Committee
Commons5 Mar 2014Make Same Sex Marriage Available to Armed Forces Personnel Outside the United Kingdom minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Amendments to Acts of Parliament in Light of the Introduction of Same Sex Marriage in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Changes to Laws on Consular Marriage Following Introduction of Same Sex Marriages in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Registration of Armed Forces Chapels for Same Sex Marriages minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Proceedures for Consenting to Registration of Shared Places of Worship for Same Sex Marriage minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Same Sex Marriage — Enabling Courts to Deal with Divorce or Annulment Proceedings minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Jan 2014Mesothelioma Bill — Clause 4 — Diffuse Mesothelioma Payment Scheme to Be At Least 80% of Average Civil Compensation Payments minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Jan 2014Mesothelioma Bill — New Clause 2 — Divert Up to 1% of Payment Scheme Levy to Fund Research minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Jul 2013Draft Alternative Investment Fund Managers Regulations 2013 — Harmonisation of Regulatory Framework minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 10 — Civil Partnerships for All Couples minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 16 — Review Civil Partnerships Following Introduction of Same-Sex Marriage minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — (Carry-over) minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill (Money) minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill (Programme) minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays Majorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Jul 2012House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons18 Apr 2012Finance Bill — New Clause 6 — Extending VAT to Static Holiday Caravans minorityno Rebel
Commons24 Oct 2011National Referendum on the United Kingdom's Membership of the European Union 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
Commons17 May 2011Localism Bill — Schedule 2 — Allowing Voters to Express a Second Preference When Electing Mayors minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Apr 2011Prohibition on Emergency Service and Transport Strikes Withouth Majority of Employees in Unionised Workforce Voting For Action Majorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2010Equitable Life (Payments) Bill — Clause 1 — Payments bothno Rebel
Commons25 Oct 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — New Clause 7 — Reduction of maximum number of Ministers —rejected bothno Rebel
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Education Committee
Commons15 Jun 2010Business of the House — Backbench Business Committee minorityno 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
50% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
94% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
100% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Assisted Dying
100% Asylum System - More strict
77% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
12% Bankers' Bonus Tax
95% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Closed Material Proceedure
83% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
100% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
6% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
83% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
49% European Union - For
88% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
71% Fixed Term Parliaments
11% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
9% Fully Elected House of Lords
5% Further Devolution to Scotland
6% Further devolution to Wales
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
93% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
55% Higher taxes on banks
0% Homosexuality - Equal rights
92% HS2 - In Favour
19% Human Rights and Equality
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
50% Incentivise membership of press regulator
94% Increase Air Passenger Duty
98% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
92% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
0% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
58% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
71% 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.
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
16% Minumum Wage
0% More funds for social care
3% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
28% 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
100% Police and Crime Commissioners
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
0% Public Ownership of Railways
12% Rail Fares - Lower
86% Reduce capital gains tax
100% Reduce central funding for local government
93% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
96% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
85% Reducing the number of MPs - for
99% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
84% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
79% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
9% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
50% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
96% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
84% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
88% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
12% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
42% Right to strike
0% Same Sex Marriage - for
92% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
50% Smoking ban - In favour
9% State control of bus services
25% Stop climate change
17% Stronger Military Covenant
56% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Terrorism laws - For
100% Tougher on illegal immigration
95% Trade Union Regulation
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
87% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
30% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

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