Voting Record — Jenny Chapman MP, Darlington (24711)

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 Lab 0 votes out of 83, 0.0% 83 votes out of 132, 62.9% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 3 votes out of 846, 0.4% 846 votes out of 1239, 68.3% 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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HouseDateSubjectJenny ChapmanLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectJenny ChapmanLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Procedure Committee
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee)
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow Minister (Justice),
Commons14 Jan 2015Opposition Day — Energy Prices — Require Energy Companies to Pass Savings to Customers When Wholesale Prices Fall bothaye Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 May 2012Financial Services Bill — Clause 22 — Powers of Financial Conduct Authority — Credit Offered on Terms Causing Consumer Detriment tellayeaye Teller
Commons12 Mar 2012Backbench Business Committee — Election of Members and Chair — Operation of Committee minorityaye Rebel
7 Oct 2011Became Shadow Minister (Justice),
6 Dec 2010Became Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee)
26 Jul 2010Became Member, Procedure 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.

7% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
16% Academy Schools - for
77% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
77% Bankers' Bonus Tax
0% Business and community control of schools: For
20% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
32% Closed Material Proceedure
17% Coalition Programme for Government - For
50% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
0% Employee Shareholder Status
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
88% Energy Prices - More Affordable
50% English Votes on English Laws etc.
6% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
63% European Union - For
8% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
29% Fixed Term Parliaments
98% Fully Elected House of Lords
58% Further Devolution to Scotland
55% Further devolution to Wales
100% Gambling - Against permissiveness
0% GP Commissioning in the NHS
16% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Homosexuality - Equal rights
69% Human Rights and Equality
70% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
22% Increase Air Passenger Duty
5% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
23% Increase VAT
78% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
34% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Mansion Tax
94% Mass Retention of Communications Data
94% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
62% More powers for local councils
50% No detention without charge or trial
86% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
0% Pension auto-enrolment - For
16% Police and Crime Commissioners
75% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Privatise Royal Mail
0% Promote Occupational Pensions
58% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
100% Rail Fares - Lower
8% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
13% Reduce spending power of local government
12% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
8% Reducing the number of MPs - for
14% 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
98% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
6% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
12% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
8% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
88% Smoking ban - In favour
68% Stop climate change
100% Stronger Military Covenant
44% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
50% Terrorism laws - For
75% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
0% University Tuition Fees - For
65% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
100% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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