Voting Record — Martin Salter MP, Reading West (10526)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 12 votes out of 998, 1.2% 998 votes out of 1288, 77.5% 2 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 15 votes out of 882, 1.7% 882 votes out of 1246, 70.8% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 12 votes out of 812, 1.5% 812 votes out of 1273, 63.8% 1 time

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Interesting Votes

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

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HouseDateSubjectMartin SalterLab VoteRôle
11 May 2010Stopped being Member, Home Affairs Committee
11 May 2010Stopped being Member, Committee on Reform of the House of Commons
10 Aug 2009Became Member, Committee on Reform of the House of Commons
Commons21 Apr 2009Communities and Local Government — Canterbury City Council Bill, Leeds City Council Bill, Nottingham City Council Bill and Reading Borough Council Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Apr 2009Communities and Local Government — Manchester City Council Bill [ Lords] and Bournemouth Borough Council Bill [ Lords] tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Candidate for MP becoming own election agent does not disclose home address minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Home address form must be correct minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Parliamentary candidates can keep their home addresses secret minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Feb 2009Airport Expansion (Parliamentary Approval) Majorityno Rebel
Commons28 Jan 2009Heathrow Third Runway — rethink the plans — rejected minorityno Rebel
27 Nov 2008Stopped being Member, Draft Marine Bill (Joint Committee)
20 May 2008Became Member, Draft Marine Bill (Joint Committee)
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 5 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons28 Feb 2007Offender Management Bill — New Clause 11 — Restriction on certain arrangements under section 3(2) minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2006Points of Order — Gambling Act 2005 (Amendment) Majorityaye Rebel
14 Jun 2006Became Member, Home Affairs Committee
Commons23 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Ballot of parents to change from community school to foundation school — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs Majorityaye Rebel
1 Dec 2005Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Jacqui Smith, Minister of State), Department for Education and Skills
Commons29 Nov 2005Representation of the People (Reduction of Voting Age) Majorityaye Rebel
10 Nov 2005Became PPS (Rt Hon Jacqui Smith, Minister of State), Department for Education and Skills
HouseDateSubjectMartin SalterLab VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee
Commons7 Feb 2005Serious Organised Crime and Police Bill — Abolish the offense of Blasphemy — rejected minorityno Rebel
28 May 2004Became Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Case for war not established — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Feb 2003Iraq — Case for war is unproven — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 6 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 4 (80 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 2 (100 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Liaison Committee: Power to Take Evidence minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Apr 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Property minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Apr 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Property minorityno Rebel
Commons28 Jan 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Bodies minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Jan 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Bodies minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Pay (Expression of Opinion) minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Pay (Expression of Opinion) minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectMartin SalterLab VoteRôle
Commons28 Nov 2000Transport Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Nov 2000Transport Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Nov 2000Transport Bill - Transfer schemes made by CAA minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker tellayeno Rebel Teller
Commons9 May 2000Transport Bill - Parliamentary approval of transfer scheme minorityno Rebel
Commons9 May 2000Transport Bill - Transfer to be to not for profit company minorityno Rebel
Commons9 May 2000Transport Bill - Transfer to be to company owned by Crown minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Dec 1999Freedom of Information Bill — Committee of the whole House bothno Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Feb 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Dec 1997Doctor Assisted Dying Bill — Leave to Bring In minorityno Rebel

Policy Comparisons

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

AgreementPolicy
1% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Assisted Dying
100% Asylum System - More strict
99% Ban fox hunting
89% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
94% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
92% Crossrail - In favour
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
91% European Union - For
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
99% Fox hunting - Ban
10% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
99% Fully Elected House of Lords
23% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
80% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% Identity cards - For introduction
0% Increase VAT
30% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
4% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
50% Mass Retention of Communications Data
100% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
50% Minumum Wage
0% No detention without charge or trial
98% Nuclear power - For
97% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
96% Post office - in favour of Government policy
4% Post office closures - against
0% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
50% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
1% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
16% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
0% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
96% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Right to strike
0% Same Sex Marriage - for
55% Schools - Greater Autonomy
76% Smoking ban - In favour
70% Stop climate change
0% Stronger Military Covenant
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
96% Terrorism laws - For
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
100% Trade Union Regulation
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
29% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
8% University education fees - Should be free
99% University Tuition Fees - For
21% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
2% Voting age - Reduce to 16
42% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2005-2010, Westminster Parliament. This is measured from 0% agreement (never voted the same) to 100% (always voted the same). Only votes that both MPs attended are counted. This may reveal relationships between MPs that were previously unsuspected. Or it may be nonsense.

AgreementNameConstituencyParty
100.0% Gordon BrownKirkcaldy and CowdenbeathLab
99.2% David BlunkettSheffield, BrightsideLab
99.2% Tony BlairSedgefieldLab
99.1% Sandra OsborneAyr, Carrick and CumnockLab
99.0% Dari TaylorStockton SouthLab

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