Voting Record — Jim Shannon MP, Strangford (13864)

Jim Shannon is currently Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee, Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights), and Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Health),

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
9 Jun 2017 still in office DUP 0 votes out of 20, 0.0% 20 votes out of 24, 83.3% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 DUP 9 votes out of 334, 2.7% 334 votes out of 467, 71.5% 2 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 DUP 15 votes out of 774, 1.9% 774 votes out of 1239, 62.5% 3 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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HouseDateSubjectJim ShannonDUP VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
11 Sep 2017Became Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
1 Jul 2017Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights),
8 Jun 2017Stopped being Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Transport),
8 Jun 2017Stopped being Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Equality),
HouseDateSubjectJim ShannonDUP VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)
Commons14 Mar 2017Budget Resolution 40. Alcoholic Liquor Duties (Rates) — Taxes on Alcoholic Drinks minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2017Children and Social Work Bill — Clause 12 — Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel — Independent Domestic Abuse Expert minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2016Neighbourhood Planning Bill — Clause 12 — Power for Secretary of State to Ban Certain Types of Planning Conditions in England minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2016Neighbourhood Planning Bill — New Clause 9 — Requirement for Planning Permission for the Demolition or Change of Use of Drinking Establishments minorityno Rebel
5 Dec 2016Became Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
5 Dec 2016Stopped being Member, Defence Sub-Committee
5 Dec 2016Stopped being Member, Defence Committee
Commons20 Jul 2016Charter for Budget Responsibility — Reducing Public Borrowing — Cap on Welfare Spending minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2016Wales Bill — Clause 16 — Devolution of Income Tax Powers to the Welsh Assembly — Requirement for Support in Referendum in Wales minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Jun 2016Finance Bill — Clause 10 — Company Car Tax — Diesel Cars With Low Carbon Dioxide Emissions Rates minorityno Rebel
Commons25 Apr 2016Immigration Bill — Asylum Seekers: Permission to Work after Six Months bothunknown Unknown
Commons25 Apr 2016Immigration Bill — Immigration Detention of Those Who Are Pregnant and Vulnerable People bothno Rebel
Commons25 Apr 2016Immigration Bill — Protection for Domestic Workers Subject to Immigration Conditions bothunknown Unknown
Commons25 Apr 2016Immigration Bill — Unaccompanied Refugee Children: Relocation and Support bothunknown Unknown
Commons10 Mar 2016Northern Ireland (Stormont Agreement and Implementation Plan) Bill — Clause 8 — Investigation and Determination of Alledged Breaches of the Undertaking by Members of the Northern Ireland Assembly tellayeaye Teller
Commons10 Feb 2016Local Government Finance (England) minorityunknown Unknown
10 Feb 2016Became Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)
Commons9 Feb 2016Opposition Day — EU Referendum Date tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 Jan 2016Housing and Planning Bill — Clause 3 — Duty to Promote Other Types of Affordable Housing As Well as the Supply of Starter Homes in England minorityunknown Unknown
Commons15 Dec 2015Opposition Day — Housing bothno Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2015Transport for London Bill — Reintroduction — Curtailment of Debate minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2015Trade Union Bill — Third Reading bothunknown Unknown
Commons14 Sep 2015Trade Union Bill — Second Reading bothunknown Unknown
Commons8 Sep 2015Finance Bill — New Clause 2 — Report on Application of Climate Change Levy Tax To Electricity Generated from Renewable Sources Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons8 Sep 2015Finance Bill — Application of Climate Change Levy Tax to Electricity Generated from Renewable Sources Majorityunknown Unknown
8 Sep 2015Became Member, Defence Sub-Committee
Commons21 Jul 2015Finance Bill 2015-16 — Decline Second Reading minorityno Rebel
6 Jul 2015Became Member, Defence Committee
8 May 2015Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Transport),
8 May 2015Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Health),
8 May 2015Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Equality),
HouseDateSubjectJim ShannonDUP VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Transport),
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights),
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Health),
Commons25 Mar 2015Finance Bill — New Clause 1 — Report on Impact of Value Added Tax minorityunknown Unknown
Commons13 Jan 2015Charter for Budget Responsibility: Autumn Statement 2014 Update minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Dec 2014Taxation of Pensions Bill — New Clause 1 — Report on Impact of Greater Pension Drawdown Flexibility for Those Over 55 minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons24 Jun 2014Wales Bill — Clause 2 — Allow Someone to Stand As Both Constituency and Regional Candidate in Welsh Assembly Election minorityunknown Unknown
Commons24 Jun 2014Wales Bill — New Clause 2 — Infrastructure Guarantees in Wales minorityunknown Unknown
Commons13 May 2014Consumer Rights Bill — New Clause 16 — Guidance on How the Law Applies to Ticket Resellers minorityunknown Unknown
Commons11 Mar 2014Care Bill — Clause 116 — Require Secretary of State's Approval For Use of Confidential Patient Information for Medical Research minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2013Opposition Day — Northern Ireland — Abolition of Air Passenger Duty tellayeaye Teller
Commons4 Sep 2013Opposition Day — Living Standards — Energy Prices and Profits minorityunknown Unknown
Commons17 Jul 2013NHS — Government Actions minorityunknown Unknown
Commons17 Jul 2013Publication of NHS Transition Risk Register and Implementation of Key Francis Recommendations minorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Jun 2013Principle of Financial Transaction Tax minorityno Rebel
Commons6 Feb 2013Canterbury City Council Bill — Clause 2 — Removal of Definitions Majorityno Rebel
Commons17 Dec 2012Growth and Infrastructure Bill — Third Reading minorityunknown Unknown
Commons24 Oct 2012Draft Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012 — Under Occupation Critera — Local Housing Allowance Rates minorityunknown Unknown
Commons17 Oct 2012Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Clause 4 — The UK Green Investment Bank — Ability to Borrow minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2012Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — New Clause 22 — UK Green Investment Bank — Duty to Support Climate Change Act Targets minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2012Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Clause 13 — Power to Set Limit on Unfair Dismissal Compensation minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Oct 2012Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — New Clause 14 — Civil Claims In Health and Safety Cases Only On Basis of Negligence minorityunknown Unknown
Commons23 May 2012Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Individual Electoral Registration — Decline Second Reading minorityunknown Unknown
3 Apr 2012Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights),
Commons8 Feb 2012Draft Local Digital Television Programme Services Order 2012 — Local Digital TV Services bothaye Rebel
Commons25 Jan 2012London Local Authorities Bill — Street Litter Control Notices — Application to All Non Domestic Premises Majorityaye Rebel
Commons25 Jan 2012London Local Authorities Bill — Closure of Debate on Street Litter Control Notices Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill — Clause 1 — Local Retention of Business Rates Majorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2011Opposition Day — European Union tellayeaye Teller
Commons22 Nov 2011Opposition Day — Pensioners and Winter Fuel Payments tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 Nov 2011Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — Clause 41 — Regulation of No-Win No-Fee Arrangements minorityunknown Unknown
Commons25 Oct 2011Public Bodies Bill — Third Reading minorityunknown Unknown
Commons14 Sep 2011Energy Bill — New Clause 1 — Purpose of Green Deal Loans minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2011European Union Bill — New Sunset Clause — rejected minorityunknown Unknown
Commons29 Jun 2011Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons17 May 2011Localism Bill — New Clause 29 — Retail Diversity Scheme minorityno Rebel
Commons30 Mar 2011Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 152 — Specialist Police and CPS Units to Deal with Universal Jurisdiction Arrest Warrants in Private Prosecutions minorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Jan 2011Fixed Term Parliaments Bill — New Clause 4 — Power of the Monarch to Decide When Parliament Meets minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Dec 2010Draft Mutilations (Permitted Procedures) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2010 — Permitting Beak Trimming of Laying Hens Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Dec 2010European Union Bill — Decline Second Reading bothno Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2010London Local Authorities Bill — Second Reading Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons13 Oct 2010Public Houses and Private Members' Clubs (Smoking) Bill Majorityunknown Unknown
12 May 2010Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Transport),
12 May 2010Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Health),

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
100% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
56% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
88% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
30% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
65% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
78% Asylum System - More strict
55% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
85% Bankers' Bonus Tax
14% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
83% Closed Material Proceedure
31% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
50% Do more to help refugees inclding children
0% Employee Shareholder Status
56% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
83% Energy Prices - More Affordable
50% English Votes on English Laws etc.
16% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
28% European Union - For
12% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
25% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
71% Fixed Term Parliaments
5% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
50% Fully Elected House of Lords
44% Further Devolution to Scotland
57% Further devolution to Wales
100% Gambling - Against permissiveness
21% GP Commissioning in the NHS
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
33% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
30% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
0% Homosexuality - Equal rights
67% HS2 - In Favour
47% Human Rights and Equality
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
100% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
35% Increase Air Passenger Duty
30% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
30% Increase VAT
50% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
78% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
86% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
27% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
30% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
60% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
63% Mansion Tax
100% Mass Retention of Communications Data
46% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Member trustees on pension boards
86% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
63% Minumum Wage
0% 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
43% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
30% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
47% Police and Crime Commissioners
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
23% Privatise Royal Mail
50% Promote Occupational Pensions
16% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
31% Public Ownership of Railways
88% Rail Fares - Lower
77% Reduce capital gains tax
17% Reduce central funding for local government
21% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
33% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
16% Reducing the number of MPs - for
0% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
92% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
4% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
25% Register of Lobbyists
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
50% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
17% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
75% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
23% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
25% Retain funds from council house sales locally
64% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
17% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
58% Right to strike
0% Same Sex Marriage - for
59% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
88% Smoking ban - In favour
55% State control of bus services
46% Stop climate change
67% Stronger Military Covenant
54% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Terrorism laws - For
91% Tougher on illegal immigration
70% Trade Union Regulation
80% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
8% University Tuition Fees - For
78% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
10% Voting age - Reduce to 16
70% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2015-present, 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.

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