Voting Record — John Healey MP, Wentworth (10268)

John Healey is currently Shadow Secretary of State for Housing,

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
Wentworth and Dearne 9 Jun 2017 still in office Lab 0 votes out of 37, 0.0% 37 votes out of 43, 86.0% 0 times
Wentworth and Dearne 8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Lab 0 votes out of 326, 0.0% 326 votes out of 467, 69.8% 0 times
Wentworth and Dearne 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 3 votes out of 892, 0.3% 892 votes out of 1239, 72.0% 1 time
Wentworth 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 9 votes out of 1072, 0.8% 1072 votes out of 1288, 83.2% 0 times
Wentworth 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 4 votes out of 987, 0.4% 987 votes out of 1246, 79.2% 0 times
Wentworth 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 4 votes out of 1045, 0.4% 1045 votes out of 1273, 82.1% 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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HouseDateSubjectJohn HealeyLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectJohn HealeyLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
7 Oct 2016Became Shadow Secretary of State for Housing,
27 Jun 2016Stopped being Shadow Minister (Housing and Planning),
14 Sep 2015Became Shadow Minister (Housing and Planning),
HouseDateSubjectJohn HealeyLab VoteRôle
Commons7 May 2014Requirement to Install Smoke Alarms In Privately Rented Accommodation tellayeaye Teller
Commons17 Oct 2012Draft Public Bodies (Abolition of the Commission for Rural Communities) Order 2012 Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays minorityno Rebel
7 Oct 2011Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Health,
8 Oct 2010Became Shadow Secretary of State for Health,
8 Oct 2010Stopped being Shadow Minister (Housing),
12 May 2010Became Shadow Minister (Housing),
6 May 2010Stopped being The Minister for Housing,
HouseDateSubjectJohn HealeyLab VoteRôle
12 Oct 2009Stopped being Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
5 Jun 2009Became The Minister for Housing,
5 Jun 2009Stopped being Minister of State (Department of Communities and Local Government) (Local Government),
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Candidate for MP becoming own election agent does not disclose home address minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Home address form must be correct minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Parliamentary candidates can keep their home addresses secret minorityaye Rebel
12 Jan 2009Stopped being Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee)
Commons12 Nov 2008Modernisation of the House of Commons (Standing Orders) Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' allowances — External audits and no more furniture — rejected minorityaye Rebel
19 Nov 2007Stopped being Member, Public Accounts Committee
2 Nov 2007Became Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
29 Jun 2007Became Minister of State (Department of Communities and Local Government) (Local Government),
28 Jun 2007Stopped being The Financial Secretary to the Treasury,
Commons2 Mar 2007Orders of the Day — Off-Road Vehicles (Registration) Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons19 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — Sustainable Communities Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006September Sittings minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs Majorityaye Rebel
20 Jul 2005Became Member, Public Accounts Committee
10 May 2005Became The Financial Secretary to the Treasury,
10 May 2005Stopped being The Economic Secretary to the Treasury,
HouseDateSubjectJohn HealeyLab VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityno Rebel
20 Dec 2004Became Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee)
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 2 (100 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Start Sittings of the House of Commons at 11.30 am rather than 14.30 on Tuesdays minorityaye Rebel
30 May 2002Became The Economic Secretary to the Treasury,
30 May 2002Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Skills),
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Allowances, Insurance &c. — Members' Pay (Money Resolution) minorityaye Rebel
11 Jun 2001Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Skills),
HouseDateSubjectJohn HealeyLab VoteRôle
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Apr 2000Medical Treatment (Prevention of Euthanasia) Bill — Continuation of Debate minorityaye Rebel
29 Nov 1999Stopped being Member, Employment Sub-committee
29 Nov 1999Stopped being Member, Education & Employment Committee
Commons10 Dec 1997Doctor Assisted Dying Bill — Leave to Bring In minorityno Rebel
23 Jul 1997Became Member, Employment Sub-committee
14 Jul 1997Became Member, Education & Employment 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
10% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
0% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
84% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
32% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
53% Apprenticeships
75% Assisted Dying
75% Asylum System - More strict
0% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
99% Ban fox hunting
85% Bankers' Bonus Tax
81% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
33% Closed Material Proceedure
20% Coalition Programme for Government - For
100% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
100% Crossrail - In favour
25% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% Do more to help refugees inclding children
0% Employee Shareholder Status
15% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
94% Energy Prices - More Affordable
0% English Votes on English Laws etc.
0% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
70% European Union - For
4% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
0% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
40% Fixed Term Parliaments
38% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
99% Fox hunting - Ban
10% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
83% Fully Elected House of Lords
58% Further Devolution to Scotland
66% Further devolution to Wales
45% Gambling - Against permissiveness
0% GP Commissioning in the NHS
100% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
19% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
30% Higher taxes on banks
25% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
76% Homosexuality - Equal rights
83% HS2 - In Favour
76% Human Rights and Equality
78% Identity cards - For introduction
50% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
80% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
22% Increase Air Passenger Duty
4% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
25% Increase VAT
67% Inheritance Tax
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
3% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
94% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
31% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
0% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
52% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
100% Mansion Tax
81% Mass Retention of Communications Data
40% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Member trustees on pension boards
0% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
33% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
84% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
76% Minumum Wage
100% More Emergency Service Workers
50% More funds for social care
93% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
70% More powers for local councils
20% No detention without charge or trial
86% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
99% Nuclear power - For
99% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
83% Pension auto-enrolment - For
0% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
8% 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
50% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
1% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
69% Public Ownership of Railways
88% Rail Fares - Lower
16% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
14% Reduce capital gains tax
8% Reduce central funding for local government
6% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
10% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
4% Reducing the number of MPs - for
0% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
52% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
8% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
29% Register of Lobbyists
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
88% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
88% 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
83% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
50% Right to strike
86% Same Sex Marriage - for
17% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
58% Smoking ban - In favour
99% State control of bus services
75% Stop climate change
94% Stronger Military Covenant
44% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
97% Terrorism laws - For
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
0% Tougher on illegal immigration
27% Trade Union Regulation
8% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
40% Transparency of Parliament
79% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
22% University education fees - Should be free
48% University Tuition Fees - For
69% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
65% 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 FosterWorcesterLab
98.1% Des BrowneKilmarnock and LoudounLab
97.4% Adrian BaileyWest Bromwich WestLab
97.4% Paul GogginsWythenshawe and Sale EastLab
97.4% Tony CunninghamWorkingtonLab

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