Voting Record — Lord Mackie of Benshie (13126)

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

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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).

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HouseDateSubjectLord Mackie of BenshieLDem VoteRôle
Lords18 Jul 2007Housing Act 2004 (Commencement No. 8) (England and Wales) Order 2007 minorityaye Rebel
Lords14 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Fully Elected — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Lords14 Mar 2007House of Lords: Reform (80pc elected, 20pc appointed) Majorityaye Rebel
Lords14 Mar 2007House of Lords: Reform (Fully Appointed) Majorityno Rebel
Lords25 Apr 2006Conventions: Joint Committee minorityaye Rebel
Lords25 Oct 2005Racial and Religious Hatred Bill minorityaye Rebel
Lords21 Dec 2004Administration and Works Committee minorityaye Rebel
Lords17 Nov 2004Hunting Bill — Lords Amendment — commencement Majorityno Rebel
Lords11 Nov 2004Hunting Bill: amendment — registered hunting Majorityaye Rebel
Lords5 Jul 2004Children Bill [HL] Majorityaye Rebel
Lords11 Nov 2003"Prisoners Liable to Removal from United Kingdom:Modifications of Criminal Justice Act 1991 Majorityaye Rebel
Lords28 Oct 2003Hunting Bill: amendment — hare coursing Majorityaye Rebel
Lords28 Oct 2003Hunting Bill: amendment — hunting to protect sheep on fell or moorland in National Park minorityaye Rebel
Lords15 Jul 2003Criminal Justice Bill minorityno Rebel
Lords4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — 50 per cent appointed/50 per cent elected Majorityaye Rebel
Lords4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — 60 per cent elected/40 per cent appointed Majorityaye Rebel
Lords4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — 80 per cent elected/20 per cent appointed Majorityaye Rebel
Lords4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — fully elected Majorityaye Rebel
Lords4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — fully appointed Majorityno Rebel
Lords6 Nov 2002Lords Amendment Majorityaye Rebel
Lords5 Nov 2002Chinook ZD576: Select Committee Report Majorityaye Rebel
Lords26 Mar 2002Animal Health Bill minorityaye Rebel
11 May 2001Stopped being Member, EU Sub-Committee D
Lords11 May 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill minorityno Rebel
6 Dec 1999Became Member, EU Sub-Committee D
11 Nov 1999Stopped being Member, EU Sub-Committee C
24 Nov 1998Became Member, EU Sub-Committee C
8 Apr 1997Stopped being Member, Refreshment Sub Committee
1 Dec 1993Became Member, Refreshment Sub Committee
22 Oct 1991Stopped being Member, EU Sub-Committee D
31 Oct 1984Stopped being Member, European Union Committee
12 Nov 1981Became Member, European Union Committee
26 Nov 1975Became Member, EU Sub-Committee D

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
50% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Assisted Dying
6% Asylum System - More strict
17% Business and community control of schools: For
58% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
14% Control Orders
50% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
60% European Union - For
29% Fox hunting - Ban
100% Gambling - Against permissiveness
94% Homosexuality - Equal rights
8% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
100% No detention without charge or trial
50% Reducing the number of MPs - for
50% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
21% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Smoking ban - In favour
70% Stop climate change
50% Terrorism laws - For
21% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
50% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
50% 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%Lord Dear Crossbench
100.0%Baroness Kingsmill Lab
100.0%Baroness Meacher Crossbench
100.0%Lord Oliver of AylmertonCrossbench
100.0%Lord Oxburgh Crossbench
(23 MPs voted exactly the same as this one)

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