Voting Record — Ed Vaizey MP, Wantage (11905)

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 votes out of votes out of times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 6 votes out of 818, 0.7% 818 votes out of 1239, 66.0% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 15 votes out of 689, 2.2% 689 votes out of 1288, 53.5% 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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HouseDateSubjectEd VaizeyCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectEdward VaizeyCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Minister of State (Culture Media and Sport) (Digital Industries) (Jointly with Department for Busine,
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Minister of State (Business, Innovation and Skills) (Digital Industries) (Jointly with Department fo,
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Abortion on the Basis of Gender is Illegal Majorityaye Rebel
15 Jul 2014Became Minister of State (Culture Media and Sport) (Digital Industries) (Jointly with Department for Busine,
15 Jul 2014Became Minister of State (Business, Innovation and Skills) (Digital Industries) (Jointly with Department fo,
15 Jul 2014Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport,
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 8 — Domestic protection for persons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 6 — Protection of Beliefs About Marriage Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 3 — Conscientious Objection From Registrars to Marrying Same Sex Couples Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
21 Dec 2010Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Culture, Communicati,
22 May 2010Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport,
21 May 2010Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Culture, Communicati,
6 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport),
HouseDateSubjectEdward VaizeyCon VoteRôle
Commons7 Apr 2010Digital Economy Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons27 Feb 2009Prayers tellnono Teller
Commons10 Jun 2008Counter Terrorism Bill — Lord Chief Justice to appoint "special coroners" — rejected bothaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Prospects for life of handicapped child must be given before abortion — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires male role model — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires father and mother — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Sibling compatibility only regenerative tissue — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for sibling tissue compatibility Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Animal DNA may be inserted into an embryo Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Jan 2008Protection of freedom of expression (sexual orientation) Majorityaye Rebel
6 Nov 2007Stopped being Member, Environmental Audit Committee
Commons25 Oct 2007Modernisation of the House of Commons — Handheld email devices Majorityaye Rebel
12 Mar 2007Stopped being Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 5 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 4 (50 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
31 Jul 2006Became Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport),
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails minorityaye Rebel
16 Jan 2006Became Member, Environmental Audit Committee
13 Jul 2005Became Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons 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.

AgreementPolicy
44% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
74% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
100% Academy Schools - for
1% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
23% Bankers' Bonus Tax
100% Business and community control of schools: For
50% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
92% Closed Material Proceedure
81% Coalition Programme for Government - For
50% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
80% Employee Shareholder Status
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
12% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
42% European Union - For
84% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
60% Fixed Term Parliaments
99% Fully Elected House of Lords
12% Further Devolution to Scotland
30% Further devolution to Wales
41% Gambling - Against permissiveness
93% GP Commissioning in the NHS
82% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
92% Homosexuality - Equal rights
50% Human Rights and Equality
11% Identity cards - For introduction
60% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
83% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
91% Increase VAT
99% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
7% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
65% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
13% Mansion Tax
50% Mass Retention of Communications Data
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
14% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
31% More powers for local councils
38% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
58% Nuclear power - For
3% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
17% Pension auto-enrolment - For
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
53% Promote Occupational Pensions
13% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
12% Rail Fares - Lower
84% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
100% Reduce spending power of local government
91% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
93% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
50% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
71% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
75% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
95% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
63% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
87% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
46% Smoking ban - In favour
43% Stop climate change
22% Stronger Military Covenant
37% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
40% Termination of pregnancy - against
28% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
50% Transparency of Parliament
83% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
79% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
0% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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