Voting Record — Lord Patten (12938)

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 6 votes out of 657, 0.9% 657 votes out of 2092, 31.4% 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 PattenCon VoteRôle
Lords24 Feb 2015Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Mitochondrial Donation) Regulations 2015 — Motion to Approve minorityno Rebel
Lords10 Jul 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Report (2nd Day) minorityno Rebel
Lords4 Jun 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading (2nd Day) minorityno Rebel
Lords12 Dec 2012Crime and Courts Bill [HL] — Report (4th Day) minorityaye Rebel
Lords29 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [HL] minorityno Rebel
Lords28 Mar 2007Gambling (Geographical Distribution of Casino Premises Licences) Order 2007 minorityaye Rebel
20 Jul 1994Stopped being Secretary of State for Education and Science,
10 Apr 1992Became Secretary of State for Education and Science,
9 Apr 1992Stopped being Minister of State (Home Office),
13 Jun 1987Became Minister of State (Home Office),
12 Jun 1987Stopped being Minister of State (Department of Environment) (Housing),
2 Sep 1985Became Minister of State (Department of Environment) (Housing),
2 Sep 1985Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health and Social Security),
14 Jun 1983Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health and Social Security),
13 Jun 1983Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office),
5 Jan 1981Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland 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
100% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
0% Assisted Dying
50% Asylum System - More strict
84% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
50% Control Orders
92% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
38% European Union - For
10% Fox hunting - Ban
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
5% Homosexuality - Equal rights
42% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
100% No detention without charge or trial
100% Reducing the number of MPs - for
50% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
62% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Smoking ban - In favour
57% 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%Lord Rawlinson of EwellCon
100.0%The Bishop of SalisburyBishop
100.0%The Bishop of Southwell and NottinghamBishop
(8 MPs voted exactly the same as this one)

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