Voting Record — George Howarth MP, Knowsley North and Sefton East (10292)

George Howarth is currently Member, Panel of Chairs

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
Knowsley 9 Jun 2017 still in office Lab 0 votes out of 23, 0.0% 23 votes out of 48, 47.9% 0 times
Knowsley 8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Lab 3 votes out of 270, 1.1% 270 votes out of 467, 57.8% 0 times
Knowsley 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 11 votes out of 866, 1.3% 866 votes out of 1239, 69.9% 1 time
Knowsley North and Sefton East 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 9 votes out of 1055, 0.9% 1055 votes out of 1288, 81.9% 1 time
Knowsley North and Sefton East 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 16 votes out of 1008, 1.6% 1008 votes out of 1246, 80.9% 2 times
Knowsley North and Sefton East 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 1 vote out of 773, 0.1% 773 votes out of 1273, 60.7% 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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HouseDateSubjectGeorge HowarthLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
22 Jun 2017Became Member, Panel of Chairs
HouseDateSubjectGeorge HowarthLab VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Panel of Chairs
20 Oct 2016Stopped being Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria — Decline to Authorise Majorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Sep 2015Assisted Dying Bill — Second Reading minorityno Rebel
9 Sep 2015Became Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament
HouseDateSubjectGeorge HowarthLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Finance and Services Committee
Commons4 Mar 2013Justice and Security Bill — Clause 6 — Balance Interests of Justice With Harm to National Security — Closed Material Proceedings Majorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Mar 2013Justice and Security Bill — Clause 6 — Closed Material Proceedings Only If Fair Determination Not Possible By Other Means Majorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Dec 2012Justice and Security Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills Majorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Jul 2012House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
30 Jan 2012Became Member, Finance and Services Committee
Commons24 Nov 2010Draft Justification Decision (Generation of Electricity by the AP1000 Nuclear Reactor) Regulations 2010 minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Nov 2010Draft Justification Decision (Generation of Electricity by the EPR Nuclear Reactor) Regulations 2010 minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Nov 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 8 — 40% Minimum Turnout for Automatic Action on AV Referendum Result minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Sep 2010Fixed-term Parliaments Bill — Second Reading tellnono Teller
Commons21 Jul 2010Academies Bill — Personal, Social and Health Education in Academy School Curricula -rejected bothaye Rebel
Commons14 Jul 2010Terrorism Act 2006 (Disapplication of Section 25) Order 2010 Majorityunknown Unknown
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee
HouseDateSubjectGeorge HowarthLab VoteRôle
Commons7 Apr 2010Digital Economy Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Apr 2010Digital Economy Bill – delay creation of clause 18 – website blocking minorityaye Rebel
13 Oct 2009Became Member, Panel of Chairs
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — £650 catch-up payment — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increase with Public Sector Earnings Index — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increases capped to 2.3% — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Mar 2008Lisbon Treaty — Referendum on Britain's membership of the European Union — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Support for bicameral Parliament minorityaye Rebel
31 Oct 2006Stopped being Member, Conventions (Joint Committee)
17 May 2006Became Member, Conventions (Joint Committee)
9 May 2006Stopped being Chair, Armed Forces Bill Committee
Commons12 Jan 2006Crossrail Bill [Instruction No. 2] tellnoaye Rebel Teller
20 Dec 2005Became Chair, Armed Forces Bill Committee
20 Dec 2005Stopped being Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee
19 Dec 2005Became Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee
17 Jul 2005Became Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament
13 Jul 2005Became Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee
11 Jul 2005Stopped being Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee)
HouseDateSubjectGeorge HowarthLab VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Car Mileage Allowance minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityno Rebel
20 Jul 2004Became Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee)
10 Sep 2003Stopped being Member, Public Accounts Committee
Commons11 Mar 2003Specialist Schools (Selection by Aptitude) minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — House of Lords to be abolished — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons18 Dec 2002Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill — Clause 2 — Referendum Question minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Start Sittings of the House of Commons at 11.30 am rather than 14.30 on Tuesdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays minorityno Rebel
Commons9 Jul 2002Mersey Tunnels Bill (By Order) tellayeaye Teller
Commons9 Jul 2002Mersey Tunnels Bill (By Order) tellayeaye Teller
15 May 2002Became Member, Public Accounts Committee
Commons14 May 2002Liaison Committee: Power to Take Evidence minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons — SELECT COMMITTEES (No. 1) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Jan 2002National Health Service Reform and Health Care Professions Bill — Schedule 2 — Reallocation of Functions of Health Authorities to Primary Care Trusts minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Oct 2001Relationships (Civil Registration) minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Parliamentary Pensions Majorityno Rebel
7 Jun 2001Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office),
HouseDateSubjectGeorge HowarthLab VoteRôle
29 Jul 1999Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office),
29 Jul 1999Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department,
Commons20 May 1998Human Rights Bill [Lords] - The Convention and the First Protocol minorityaye Rebel
1 Jun 1997Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs),
6 May 1997Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department,
1 Jun 1994Became Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs),
1 Jun 1994Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs),
16 May 1990Stopped being Member, Environment Committee
11 May 1990Stopped being Member, Members' Interests Committee
4 Apr 1990Became Member, Members' Interests Committee
19 Dec 1989Became Member, Environment Committee
15 Dec 1989Stopped being Member, Parliamentary Commissioner for Administration
1 Jun 1989Became Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs),
28 Jan 1987Became Member, Parliamentary Commissioner for Administration

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
8% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
6% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
92% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
32% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
82% Apprenticeships
75% Assisted Dying
80% Asylum System - More strict
0% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
100% Ban fox hunting
73% Bankers' Bonus Tax
69% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
52% Closed Material Proceedure
24% Coalition Programme for Government - For
72% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
0% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% Do more to help refugees inclding children
50% Employee Shareholder Status
16% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
100% Energy Prices - More Affordable
0% English Votes on English Laws etc.
0% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
69% European Union - For
8% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
0% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
17% Fixed Term Parliaments
60% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
100% Fox hunting - Ban
10% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
35% Fully Elected House of Lords
56% Further Devolution to Scotland
62% Further devolution to Wales
57% Gambling - Against permissiveness
14% GP Commissioning in the NHS
50% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
30% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
25% Higher taxes on banks
50% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
87% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
82% Human Rights and Equality
100% Identity cards - For introduction
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
80% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
83% Incentivise membership of press regulator
22% Increase Air Passenger Duty
10% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
17% Increase VAT
58% Inheritance Tax
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
3% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
72% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
79% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
35% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
0% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
62% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
100% Mansion Tax
89% Mass Retention of Communications Data
40% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Member trustees on pension boards
50% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
100% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
71% Minumum Wage
50% More Emergency Service Workers
100% More funds for social care
90% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
62% More powers for local councils
0% No detention without charge or trial
86% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
91% Nuclear power - For
100% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
83% Pension auto-enrolment - For
0% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
9% Police and Crime Commissioners
99% Post office - in favour of Government policy
1% Post office closures - against
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Privatise Royal Mail
35% Promote Occupational Pensions
47% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
1% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
100% Public Ownership of Railways
100% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
28% Reduce capital gains tax
17% Reduce central funding for local government
10% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
19% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
5% Reducing the number of MPs - for
1% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
49% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
8% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
29% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
75% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
75% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
16% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Retain funds from council house sales locally
0% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
72% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
50% Right to strike
86% Same Sex Marriage - for
26% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
83% Smoking ban - In favour
99% State control of bus services
63% Stop climate change
83% Stronger Military Covenant
35% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
75% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
85% Terrorism laws - For
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
25% Tougher on illegal immigration
31% Trade Union Regulation
8% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
46% Transparency of Parliament
71% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
7% University education fees - Should be free
60% University Tuition Fees - For
88% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
81% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2005-2010, Westminster Parliament. This is measured from 0% agreement (never voted the same) to 100% (always voted the same). Only votes that both MPs attended are counted. This may reveal relationships between MPs that were previously unsuspected. Or it may be nonsense.

AgreementNameConstituencyParty
99.0% Michael WillsNorth SwindonLab
98.9% Karen BuckRegent's Park and Kensington NorthLab
98.7% Charles ClarkeNorwich SouthLab
98.5% Jimmy HoodLanark and Hamilton EastLab
98.4% Elliot MorleyScunthorpeLab

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