Voting Record — Lord Hurd of Westwell (13356)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
30 Nov 1996 still in office Con 21 votes out of 416, 5.0% 416 votes out of 2082, 20.0% 0 times

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Interesting Votes

Votes in parliament for which this Lord's vote differed from the majority vote of their party (Rebel), or in which this Lord was a teller (Teller), or both (Rebel Teller).

See also all votes... attended | possible

HouseDateSubjectLord Hurd of WestwellCon VoteRôle
Lords20 Oct 2014Criminal Justice and Courts Bill — Report (1st Day) minorityno Rebel
Lords8 Jan 2014Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Bill — Report (1st Day) Majorityno Rebel
Lords4 Jun 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading (2nd Day) minorityno Rebel
Lords24 Apr 2013Procedure of the House — Motion to Resolve minorityno Rebel
Lords5 Feb 2013Defamation Bill — Report Majorityno Rebel
Lords8 Nov 2011Procedure of the House (Proposal 1) — Motion to Resolve minorityno Rebel
Lords13 Jun 2011European Union Bill — Requirement for Referendum on Decisions Under Existing Treaties — Joining Euro — Border Controls — EU Prosecutor's Office ayeno Rebel
Lords18 Jun 2008Lisbon Treaty — Delay till 20 October 2008 — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Lords11 Jun 2008Lisbon Treaty — Change the date upon which the Treaty will come into force — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Lords14 Mar 2007House of Lords: Reform (80pc elected, 20pc appointed) minorityno Rebel
Lords14 Mar 2007House of Lords: Reform (60pc elected, 40pc appointed) minorityno Rebel
Lords14 Mar 2007House of Lords: Reform (50pc elected, 50pc appointed) minorityno Rebel
Lords6 Nov 2006Armed Forces Bill minorityunknown Unknown
Lords19 Oct 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Number of votes needed on a governing body to change a school's status — rejected minorityno Rebel
Lords27 Oct 2004Hunting Bill: amendment — hunting to protect sheep in a National Park minorityno Rebel
Lords4 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill minorityno Rebel
Lords28 Oct 2003Hunting Bill: procedural motion minorityaye Rebel
Lords8 Jul 2003Communications Bill minorityno Rebel
Lords4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — 60 per cent appointed/40 per cent elected minorityno Rebel
Lords4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — 80 per cent appointed/20 per cent elected minorityno Rebel
Lords25 Nov 2002Summer Recess Majorityno Rebel
Lords9 May 2001Criminal Justice and Police Bill minorityno Rebel
7 Apr 1995Stopped being Foreign Secretary,
26 Oct 1989Became Foreign Secretary,
25 Oct 1989Stopped being The Secretary of State for the Home Department,
3 Sep 1985Became The Secretary of State for the Home Department,
2 Sep 1985Stopped being The Secretary of State for Northern Ireland,
11 Sep 1984Became The Secretary of State for Northern Ireland,
11 Sep 1984Stopped being Minister of State (Home Office),
13 Jun 1983Became Minister of State (Home Office),
11 Jun 1983Stopped being Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office),
6 May 1979Became Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office),

Policy Comparisons

This chart shows the percentage agreement between this Lord and each of the policies in the database, according to their voting record.

AgreementPolicy
52% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Assisted Dying
33% Asylum System - More strict
50% Business and community control of schools: For
96% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
50% Control Orders
67% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
66% European Union - For
30% Fox hunting - Ban
100% Gambling - Against permissiveness
43% Homosexuality - Equal rights
42% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
50% No detention without charge or trial
58% Reducing the number of MPs - for
50% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
81% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Smoking ban - In favour
62% Stop climate change
50% Terrorism laws - For
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which Lords voted most similarly to this one in the Parliament. This is measured from 0% agreement (never voted the same) to 100% (always voted the same). Only votes that both Lords attended are counted. This may reveal relationships between Lords that were previously unsuspected. Or it may be nonsense.

AgreementNameParty
100.0%Baroness Chapman Crossbench
100.0%The Bishop of ChelmsfordBishop
100.0%The Bishop of SalisburyBishop
100.0%The Bishop of Southwell and NottinghamBishop
100.0%Lord Tanlaw Crossbench
(7 MPs voted exactly the same as this one)

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