Voting Record — Mr John Lyons MP, Strathkelvin and Bearsden (11060)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 14 votes out of 770, 1.8% 770 votes out of 1246, 61.8% 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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HouseDateSubjectMr John LyonsLab VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being Member, Scottish Affairs Committee
11 Apr 2005Stopped being Member, Broadcasting Committee
Commons9 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill — Rejection of New Lords' Clause — Review by Privy Council minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill — Rejection of New Lords' Clause — Duration of Control Orders minorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — New Clause 2 — Excluded decisions (No. 2) minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — New Clause 1 — Excluded decisions minorityno Rebel
28 May 2004Became Member, Scottish Affairs Committee
28 May 2004Became Member, Broadcasting Committee
Commons31 Mar 2004Higher Education Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — Clause 58 — Fluoridation of Water Supplies minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — New Clause 1 — Prohibition of Artificial Fluoridation of Water Supplies minorityno Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Declaration of War minorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Case for war not established — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Feb 2003Iraq — Endorse UN Security Council Resolution 1441 — Final Opportunity for Iraq to Disarm minorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Feb 2003Iraq — Case for war is unproven — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Parliamentary Pensions Majorityno Rebel

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
83% Asylum System - More strict
87% Ban fox hunting
100% Business and community control of schools: For
76% Control Orders
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
60% Foundation hospitals - In favour
87% Fox hunting - Ban
50% Fully Elected House of Lords
50% Gambling - Against permissiveness
68% Homosexuality - Equal rights
83% Identity cards - For introduction
7% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
42% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
0% No detention without charge or trial
92% Nuclear power - For
97% Post office - in favour of Government policy
3% Post office closures - against
50% Promote Occupational Pensions
46% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
100% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Same Sex Marriage - for
68% Schools - Greater Autonomy
58% Smoking ban - In favour
0% Stop climate change
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
86% Terrorism laws - For
29% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
46% University education fees - Should be free
66% University Tuition Fees - For
0% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
0% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2001-2005, 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
93.8%Mr Raymond PowellOgmoreLab
92.0%Mr George StevensonStoke-on-Trent SouthLab
91.7%Mr Tony WorthingtonClydebank and MilngavieLab
91.4% Edward O'HaraKnowsley SouthLab
91.4%Mr David StewartInverness East, Nairn and LochaberLab

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