Voting Record — Jeremy Browne MP, Taunton (11869)

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
Taunton Deane 6 May 2010 still in office LDem 5 votes out of 685, 0.7% 685 votes out of 1103, 62.1% 0 times
Taunton 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 LDem 10 votes out of 947, 1.1% 947 votes out of 1288, 73.5% 18 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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HouseDateSubjectJeremy BrowneLDem VoteRôle
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills bothaye 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
Commons15 Jun 2010Business of the House — Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
11 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury,
HouseDateSubjectJeremy BrowneLDem VoteRôle
Commons4 Mar 2010Business of the House — Chair (Terminology) minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Mar 2009Deferred Divisions — Adjournment (easter) Majorityno Rebel
8 Jan 2009Stopped being Shadow Chief Secretary To the Treasury, Treasury
8 Jan 2009Became Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury,
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
6 Mar 2008Stopped being Shadow Minister, Home Affairs
4 Mar 2008Stopped being a member of the Home Affairs Committee
20 Dec 2007Became Shadow Chief Secretary To the Treasury, Treasury
Commons14 Nov 2007Orders of the Day — The Economy and Pensions tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 Oct 2007Legal Services Bill [ Lords] (Programme) (No. 3) — Clause 49 — The Board's policy statements tellnono Teller
Commons16 Jul 2007Opposition Day — [17th allotted day] — Fair Taxation of the Wealthy tellnono Teller
Commons16 Jul 2007Opposition Day — [17th allotted day] — Fair Taxation of the Wealthy tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 May 2007Communities and Local Government — Mental Health Services tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 May 2007Climate Change — new sense of urgency — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Mar 2007Royal Assent — Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation tellnono Teller
Commons22 Feb 2007Control Orders — Annual renewal 2007 tellnono Teller
Commons7 Feb 2007Delegated Legislation — merchant shipping tellayeaye Teller
Commons7 Feb 2007Opposition Day — [5th allotted day] — Al-Yamamah Arms Agreement tellayeaye Teller
29 Jan 2007Became Shadow Minister, Home Affairs
29 Jan 2007Stopped being Shadow Minister, Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs
Commons9 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — Clause 29 — Local housing allowance tellayeaye Teller
Commons9 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — New Clause 3 — Assessment of limited capability for work tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Dec 2006Orders of the Day — Offender Management Bill tellnono Teller
Commons27 Nov 2006Orders of the Day — Treasury and Work and Pensions tellayeaye Teller
Commons16 Oct 2006Green Taxes — Motion tellayeaye Teller
Commons16 Oct 2006Post Office network — Concern for delays in investment package — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Jun 2006Parliamentary and Local Elections (Choice of Electoral Systems) tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 May 2006Legislative and Regulatory Reform Bill — New Clause "21" — Law Commission recommendations "without changes" tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — as amended minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — private clubs minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration minorityaye Rebel
19 Oct 2005Became Shadow Minister, Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs
14 Jul 2005Became a member of the 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.

AgreementPolicy
25% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
76% Academy Schools - for
13% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
32% Bankers' Bonus Tax
8% Business and community control of schools: For
70% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
98% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
92% Closed Material Proceedure
78% Coalition Programme for Government - For
0% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
50% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
80% Employee Shareholder Status
50% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
8% Energy Prices - More Affordable
88% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
70% European Union - For
83% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
63% Fixed Term Parliaments
89% Fully Elected House of Lords
41% Further Devolution to Scotland
30% Further devolution to Wales
40% Gambling - Against permissiveness
71% GP Commissioning in the NHS
63% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
99% Homosexuality - Equal rights
69% Human Rights and Equality
0% Identity cards - For introduction
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
72% Increase Air Passenger Duty
44% Increase Taxes on Companies Investing in Assets
81% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
81% Increase VAT
100% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
36% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
75% Localise Council Tax Support
42% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
25% Mansion Tax
83% Mass Retention of Communications Data
16% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
7% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
40% More powers for local councils
38% No detention without charge or trial
8% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
2% Nuclear power - For
1% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
75% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
53% Privatise Royal Mail
66% Promote Occupational Pensions
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
12% Rail Fares - Lower
90% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
100% Reduce spending power of local government
70% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
57% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
22% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
96% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
99% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
91% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
79% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
76% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
0% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
54% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
23% Smoking ban - In favour
63% Stop climate change
22% Stronger Military Covenant
50% Termination of pregnancy - against
8% Terrorism laws - For
67% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
58% Transparency of Parliament
0% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
71% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
50% Voting age - Reduce to 16
50% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% 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
100.0% John HowellHenleyCon
97.7% Mark OatenWinchesterLDem
96.9% Alistair CarmichaelOrkney and ShetlandLDem
95.9% John ThursoCaithness, Sutherland and Easter RossLDem
95.7% David LawsYeovilLDem

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