Voting Record — Lord Lamont of Lerwick (13193)

Lord Lamont of Lerwick is currently Member, Economic Affairs Committee

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 1997 still in office Con 16 votes out of 881, 1.8% 881 votes out of 2092, 42.1% 1 time

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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 Lamont of LerwickCon VoteRôle
Lords12 Dec 2016Policing and Crime Bill - Report (3rd Day) minorityno Rebel
8 Jun 2015Became Member, Economic Affairs Committee
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, EU Sub Committee C - External Affairs
Lords27 Feb 2015International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill — Report minorityno Rebel
17 May 2012Became Member, EU Sub Committee C - External Affairs
16 May 2012Stopped being Member, EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy
Lords6 Feb 2012Protection of Freedoms Bill — Report (2nd Day) Majorityno Rebel
Lords8 Nov 2011Procedure of the House (Proposal 1) — Motion to Resolve minorityno Rebel
Lords16 Feb 2011Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Threshold for Making Result of AV Referendum Binding Majorityno Rebel
Lords7 Feb 2011Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — 40 Percent Turnout Threshold to make AV Referendum Binding ayeno Rebel
Lords19 Jan 2011Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Special Case for Isle of Wight Constituency Majorityno Rebel
22 Jun 2010Became Member, EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy
Lords25 Jan 2010Equality Bill — Committee (4th Day) minorityno Rebel
26 Nov 2008Stopped being Member, Economic Affairs Committee
Lords6 Nov 2006Armed Forces Bill minorityno Rebel
Lords31 Oct 2006Armed Forces Bill minorityunknown Unknown
Lords31 Jan 2006Speakership of the House minorityno Rebel
Lords3 Feb 2005Disability Discrimination Bill [HL] Majorityaye Rebel
29 Nov 2004Became Member, Economic Affairs Committee
Lords15 Nov 2004Pensions Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Lords15 Nov 2004Pensions Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Lords18 May 2004Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, etc.) Bill — Only withdraw support from failed asylum seekers after an independent evaluation — rejected Majorityunknown Unknown
Lords11 May 2004Lords Amendment Majorityunknown Unknown
20 Nov 2003Stopped being Member, European Union Committee
20 Nov 2003Stopped being Member, EU Sub-Committee A
Lords8 Jul 2003Communications Bill minorityno Rebel
Lords4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — 80 per cent appointed/20 per cent elected minorityno Rebel
Lords8 Mar 2001International Criminal Court Bill [H.L.] tellayeaye Teller
Lords22 Jan 2001Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations 2000 Majorityaye Rebel
6 Dec 1999Became Member, European Union Committee
6 Dec 1999Became Member, EU Sub-Committee A
27 May 1993Stopped being The Chancellor of the Exchequer,
28 Nov 1990Became The Chancellor of the Exchequer,
28 Nov 1990Stopped being The Chief Secretary to the Treasury,
27 Jul 1989Stopped being Member, Public Accounts Committee
24 Jul 1989Became The Chief Secretary to the Treasury,
23 Jul 1989Stopped being The Financial Secretary to the Treasury,
5 Jun 1986Became Member, Public Accounts Committee
21 May 1986Became The Financial Secretary to the Treasury,
20 May 1986Stopped being Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) (Procurement),
2 Sep 1985Became Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) (Procurement),
2 Sep 1985Stopped being Minister of State (Department of Trade and Industry),
13 Jun 1983Became Minister of State (Department of Trade and Industry),
12 Jun 1983Stopped being Minister of State (Department of Industry),
9 Jun 1983Stopped being Member, Procedure Committee
14 Sep 1981Became Minister of State (Department of Industry),
5 Sep 1981Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Energy),
7 May 1979Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Energy),
1 Nov 1978Became Member, Procedure Committee

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
62% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
0% Assisted Dying
37% Asylum System - More strict
66% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
50% Control Orders
75% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
27% European Union - For
19% Fox hunting - Ban
50% Gambling - Against permissiveness
38% Homosexuality - Equal rights
1% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
100% No detention without charge or trial
96% Reducing the number of MPs - for
0% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
88% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Smoking ban - In favour
70% 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 1997-2001, Westminster 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%Lord Alliance LDem
100.0%Baroness Chapman Crossbench
100.0%The Bishop of ChelmsfordBishop
100.0%Lord Lewis of NewnhamCrossbench
100.0%Lord Macfarlane of BearsdenCon
(23 MPs voted exactly the same as this one)

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