Voting Record — Edward Garnier MP, Harborough (10221)

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 120, 0.0% 120 votes out of 132, 90.9% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 10 votes out of 927, 1.1% 927 votes out of 1239, 74.8% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 13 votes out of 886, 1.5% 886 votes out of 1288, 68.8% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 12 votes out of 812, 1.5% 812 votes out of 1246, 65.2% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 3 votes out of 792, 0.4% 792 votes out of 1273, 62.2% 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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HouseDateSubjectEdward GarnierCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectEdward GarnierCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee)
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Nov 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Clause 2 — New Election as A Result of Conviction of an MP for An Offence Committed Before Their Election or Before Recall Bill Coming Into Force minorityaye Rebel
7 Apr 2014Became Member, Human Rights (Joint 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
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill (Programme) minorityaye Rebel
6 Sep 2012Stopped being The Solicitor-General,
14 May 2010Became The Solicitor-General,
6 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Attorney General,
HouseDateSubjectEdward GarnierCon VoteRôle
Commons6 Jan 2010Video Recordings Bill (Allocation of Time) — Sittings of the House Majorityaye Rebel
7 Sep 2009Became Shadow Attorney General,
7 Sep 2009Stopped being Shadow Minister (Justice),
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 22 weeks — rejected Majorityaye 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 — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 20 weeks — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for sibling tissue compatibility Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons6 May 2008Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill: Blasphemy Majorityno Rebel
3 Jul 2007Became Shadow Minister (Justice),
3 Jul 2007Stopped being Shadow Minister (Home Affairs),
Commons5 Jun 2007Bill Presented — Termination of Pregnancy (Counselling and Miscellaneous Provisions) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2006Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs — Termination of Pregnancy Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails minorityaye Rebel
10 May 2005Became Shadow Minister (Home Affairs),
HouseDateSubjectEdward GarnierCon VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Car Mileage Allowance minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Connecting Parliament with the Public minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — New Clause 5 — Appointment of independent advocates (No. 2) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Oct 2004Mental Capacity Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons12 May 2004Deferred Division — Visitor Facilities minorityaye Rebel
31 Jul 2003Stopped being Member, Draft Corruption Bill (Joint Committee)
10 Mar 2003Became Member, Draft Corruption Bill (Joint Committee)
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Ministerial Statements proposals Majorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons — SELECT COMMITTEES (No. 1) minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Nov 2001Human Reproductive Cloning Bill[Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
18 Sep 2001Stopped being Shadow Attorney General,
HouseDateSubjectEdward GarnierCon VoteRôle
Commons22 Mar 2001Election of a Speaker — Election of Speaker by secret ballot minorityno Rebel
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majorityaye Rebel
15 Jun 1999Became Shadow Attorney General,
31 Jan 1995Stopped being Member, Home Affairs Committee
4 Dec 1992Stopped being Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee)
4 Dec 1992Stopped being Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee)
27 Apr 1992Became Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee)
27 Apr 1992Became Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee)
27 Apr 1992Became Member, Home 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.

28% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
88% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
92% Academy Schools - for
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
13% Ban fox hunting
27% Bankers' Bonus Tax
76% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
100% Closed Material Proceedure
84% Coalition Programme for Government - For
16% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
88% 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
6% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
40% European Union - For
96% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
71% Fixed Term Parliaments
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
13% Fox hunting - Ban
79% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
32% Fully Elected House of Lords
5% Further Devolution to Scotland
20% Further devolution to Wales
47% Gambling - Against permissiveness
86% GP Commissioning in the NHS
76% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
24% Homosexuality - Equal rights
41% Human Rights and Equality
8% Identity cards - For introduction
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
93% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
79% Increase VAT
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
92% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
17% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
14% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
56% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
0% Mansion Tax
71% Mass Retention of Communications Data
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
17% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
33% More powers for local councils
60% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
57% Nuclear power - For
2% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
100% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
65% Promote Occupational Pensions
13% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
54% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
12% Rail Fares - Lower
84% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
94% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
88% Reduce spending power of local government
88% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
93% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
69% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
92% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
28% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
17% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
73% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
87% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
19% Same Sex Marriage - for
95% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
30% Smoking ban - In favour
42% Stop climate change
38% Stronger Military Covenant
60% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
24% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
26% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
54% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
93% University education fees - Should be free
39% University Tuition Fees - For
93% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
1% Voting age - Reduce to 16
17% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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