Voting Record — Lord Steel of Aikwood (13337)

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
Lothians 12 May 1999 6 May 2003 None no whip 2 votes out of 1287, 0.2% n/a
Lothians 6 May 1999 11 May 1999 None no whip votes out of n/a
House of Lords 6 Jun 1997 still in office LDem 32 votes out of 817, 3.9% 817 votes out of 2082, 39.2% 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 David [Missing last name for 80277]None VoteRôle
7 May 2003Stopped being Presiding Officer, Scottish Parliament,
Scotland23 Jun 1999[S1M-61] Decision Time Majoritynone Free
Scotland23 Jun 1999[S1M-60] Decision Time Majoritynone Free
12 May 1999Became Presiding Officer, Scottish Parliament,
HouseDateSubjectLord David [Missing last name for 80242]None VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectLord Steel of AikwoodLDem VoteRôle
Lords27 Oct 2014Criminal Justice and Courts Bill — Report (3rd Day) Majorityno Rebel
Lords27 Oct 2014Criminal Justice and Courts Bill — Report (3rd Day) Majorityno Rebel
Lords1 Apr 2014Immigration Bill — Report (1st Day) minorityno Rebel
Lords13 Jan 2014Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Bill — Report (1st Day) minorityaye Rebel
Lords17 Jul 2013Mesothelioma Bill [HL] — Report minorityno Rebel
Lords22 Apr 2013Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Commons Reasons and Amendments minorityno Rebel
Lords22 Apr 2013Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Commons Reasons and Amendments Majorityno Rebel
Lords22 Apr 2013Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Commons Reasons and Amendments Majorityno Rebel
Lords22 Apr 2013Growth and Infrastructure Bill — Commons Reasons Majorityno Rebel
Lords26 Mar 2013Justice and Security Bill [HL] — Commons Amendments minorityno Rebel
Lords4 Mar 2013Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Report (2nd Day) minorityno Rebel
Lords4 Mar 2013Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Report (2nd Day) Majorityno Rebel
Lords26 Mar 2012Procedure of the House — Motion to Agree Majorityno Rebel
Lords8 Nov 2011Procedure of the House (Proposal 9) — Motion to Resolve Majorityaye Rebel
Lords13 Jul 2011European Union Bill — Minister Empowered to Determine Referendum on Increased EU Powers and Competences Not Required minorityno Rebel
Lords15 Jun 2011European Union Bill — Expiry of Provisions Requiring Referendum Before Tranfering UK Powers to the EU Majorityno Rebel
Lords11 May 2011Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Committee (1st Day) Majorityno Rebel
Lords9 Feb 2011Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Special Case for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly minorityno Rebel
Lords19 Jan 2011Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Special Case for Isle of Wight Constituency Majorityno Rebel
Lords6 May 2009Health Bill [HL] — Report (2nd Day) minorityno Rebel
Lords5 Mar 2008Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill minorityaye Rebel
Lords15 Jan 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [HL] — creation of admix (inter-species) embroyos minorityno Rebel
Lords14 Mar 2007House of Lords: Reform (80pc elected, 20pc appointed) Majorityaye Rebel
Lords14 Mar 2007House of Lords: Reform (Fully Appointed) Majorityno Rebel
Lords19 Jun 2006Health Bill minorityno Rebel
Lords2 May 2006Speakership: House Committee Report minorityno Rebel
Lords21 Dec 2004Administration and Works Committee minorityaye Rebel
Lords21 Dec 2004Administration and Works Committee minorityno Rebel
Lords17 Nov 2004Hunting Bill — Commons proposals on commencement Majorityaye Rebel
Lords17 Nov 2004Hunting Bill — Lords Amendment — commencement Majorityno Rebel
Lords11 Nov 2004Hunting Bill: amendment — registered hunting Majorityaye Rebel
Lords8 Dec 2003Business of the House: Summer Recess 2004 minorityaye Rebel
16 Jul 1988Stopped being Leader of the Liberal Party,
16 Jul 1988Stopped being Joint Leader, Social & Liberal Democrats,
3 Mar 1988Became Joint Leader, Social & Liberal Democrats,
14 May 1986Stopped being Member, Privileges Committee
3 May 1979Became Member, Privileges Committee
7 Jul 1976Became Leader of the Liberal Party,

Policy Comparisons

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

AgreementPolicy
57% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Assisted Dying
17% Asylum System - More strict
34% Business and community control of schools: For
64% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
5% Control Orders
58% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
72% European Union - For
60% Fox hunting - Ban
100% Gambling - Against permissiveness
92% Homosexuality - Equal rights
30% Identity cards - For introduction
0% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
50% No detention without charge or trial
98% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
8% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Smoking ban - In favour
73% Stop climate change
0% 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 Burnett LDem
100.0%Lord Dear Crossbench
100.0%Baroness Meacher Crossbench
100.0%Lord Tanlaw Crossbench
100.0%Lord Tombs Crossbench
(13 MPs voted exactly the same as this one)

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