Voting Record — Martin Smyth MP, Belfast South (10553)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
9 Jan 2004 11 Apr 2005 UUP 2 votes out of 250, 0.8% 250 votes out of 471, 53.1% 0 times
23 Jun 2003 8 Jan 2004 Independent Ulster Unionist no whip 81 votes out of 171, 47.4% 1 time
7 Jun 2001 22 Jun 2003 UUP 3 votes out of 322, 0.9% 322 votes out of 604, 53.3% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 UUP 0 votes out of 423, 0.0% 423 votes out of 1273, 33.2% 24 times

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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 SmythUUP VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
Commons8 Mar 2005Road Safety Bill — New Clause 21 — outlaws modifications to vehicles that could increase injury minorityno Rebel
28 May 2004Became Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
Commons12 May 2004Deferred Division — Visitor Facilities minorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectMartin SmythIndependent Ulster Unionist VoteRôle
Commons7 Jan 2004Care Homes minoritynone Free
Commons7 Jan 2004NHS Performance Indicators minoritynone Free
Commons6 Jan 2004National Insurance Contributions and Statutory Payments Bill (Programme) minoritynone Free
Commons17 Dec 2003Deferred Division — Extradition minoritynone Free
Commons16 Dec 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — Clause 4 — Electoral Commission report minoritynone Free
Commons16 Dec 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — Clause 1 — Piloting conduct at european and local elections minoritynone Free
Commons16 Dec 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — Clause 1 — Piloting conduct at european and local elections minoritynone Free
Commons16 Dec 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — New Clause 4 — Conduct of elections under a pilot order minoritynone Free
Commons16 Dec 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — New Clause 2 — Additional provisions in respect of postal voting minoritynone Free
Commons9 Dec 2003Planning and Compulsory Purchase Bill — [2nd Allotted Day] — New Clause 10 — Local Development Plan minoritynone Free
Commons9 Dec 2003Planning and Compulsory Purchase Bill — [2nd Allotted Day] — New Clause 10 — Local Development Plan minoritynone Free
Commons3 Dec 2003Public Services, Health and Education minoritynone Free
Commons19 Nov 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — Clause 15 — Private Health Care minoritynone Free
Commons19 Nov 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — Clause 15 — Private Health Care minoritynone Free
Commons19 Nov 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — Clause 3 — General Duty of Regulator minoritynone Free
Commons19 Nov 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — Clause 1 — NHS foundation trusts minoritynone Free
Commons19 Nov 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill (Programme) (No. 3) minoritynone Free
Commons18 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill — New Clause minoritynone Free
Commons18 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill — Clause 78 — Authorisation of Investigations minoritynone Free
Commons18 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill — Clause 43 — Application by Prosecution for Trial to be Conducted without Jury where Danger of Jury Tampering minoritynone Free
Commons18 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill — Clause 42 — Applications by Prosecution for Certain Complex or Lengthy Trials to be Conducted without Jury minoritynone Free
Commons18 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill — Clause 41 — Application by Defendant for Trial to be conducted without Jury minoritynone Free
Commons18 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill (Programme) minoritynone Free
Commons18 Nov 2003Sexual Offences Bill [Lords] — New Clause minoritynone Free
Commons18 Nov 2003Grammar Schools (Ballots and Consultation) minoritynone Free
Commons12 Nov 2003Taxes — Taxes minoritynone Free
Commons12 Nov 2003Taxes minoritynone Free
Commons12 Nov 2003Constitution for Europe (Referendum) minoritynone Free
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — Clause 58 — Fluoridation of Water Supplies minoritynone Free
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — New Clause 1 — Prohibition of Artificial Fluoridation of Water Supplies minoritynone Free
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — New Clause 11 — Consultation On The Cost Of Environmental Protection Measures minoritynone Free
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — Schedule 1 — The Water Services Regulation Authority minoritynone Free
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — New Clause 2 — Commencement and Expiry of Licences minoritynone Free
Commons5 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] (Programme) (No. 3) minoritynone Free
Commons5 Nov 2003Decommissioning (Northern Ireland) minoritynone Free
Commons29 Oct 2003Mersey Tunnels Bill — Schedule 1 — Amendment of the 1980 Act: Levying, Revision and Application of Tolls Majoritynone Free
Commons29 Oct 2003Cannabis — reclassification from class B to class C minoritynone Free
Commons28 Oct 2003Waste and Emissions Trading Bill [Lords] — New Clause 17 — Directions to Waste Disposal Authorities minoritynone Free
Commons28 Oct 2003Waste and Emissions Trading Bill [Lords] — New Clause 5 — Environmental impact assessment of incineration minoritynone Free
Commons22 Oct 2003Deferred Division — Recovery Plan for Cod and the Recovery of the Northern Hake Stock minoritynone Free
Commons22 Oct 2003Iraq — Judicial Inquiry — Not necessary minoritynone Free
Commons22 Oct 2003Iraq — Set up of judicial inquiry — rejected minoritynone Free
Commons21 Oct 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill (Carry-over) minoritynone Free
Commons21 Oct 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill (Programme) minoritynone Free
Commons21 Oct 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill minoritynone Free
Commons20 Oct 2003Courts Bill [Lords] — Clause 4 — Establishment of Courts Boards minoritynone Free
Commons20 Oct 2003Courts Bill [Lords] — Clause 1 — The General Duty minoritynone Free
Commons20 Oct 2003Courts Bill [Lords] — New Clause 2 — Judicial Independence minoritynone Free
Commons14 Oct 2003Crime (International Co-operation) Bill [Lords] — New Clause 1 — Driver Licensing Information — Clause 27 — Exercise of Powers by Others minoritynone Free
Commons17 Sep 2003Deferred Division — Implementation and Compliance of the Common Fisheries Policy minoritynone Free
Commons17 Sep 2003Northern Ireland (Monitoring Commission Etc.) Bill [Lords] [Ways and Means] — Clause 12 — Short Title, Commencement and Repeals minoritynone Free
Commons17 Sep 2003Northern Ireland (Monitoring Commission Etc.) Bill [Lords] [Ways and Means] — Clause 4 — Resolutions About Exclusion minoritynone Free
Commons17 Sep 2003Northern Ireland (Monitoring Commission Etc.) Bill [Lords] [Ways and Means] — [Sir Michael Lord in the Chair] — Clause 1 — The Monitoring Commission minoritynone Free
Commons17 Sep 2003Northern Ireland (Monitoring Commission Etc.) Bill [Lords] [Ways and Means] — [Sir Michael Lord in the Chair] — Clause 1 — The Monitoring Commission tellayenone Free Teller
Commons17 Sep 2003Northern Ireland (Monitoring Commission etc.) Bill [Lords] minoritynone Free
Commons17 Sep 2003Northern Ireland (Monitoring Commission etc.) Bill (Allocation of Time) minoritynone Free
Commons16 Sep 2003EU Constitution minoritynone Free
Commons16 Sep 2003EU Constitution minoritynone Free
Commons16 Jul 2003Deferred Divisions — Immigration — Social Security minoritynone Free
Commons16 Jul 2003Asylum (Designated States) (No. 2) Order 2003 minoritynone Free
Commons16 Jul 2003Iraq — Foreign Affairs Committee Report minoritynone Free
Commons15 Jul 2003Sexual Offences Bill minoritynone Free
Commons14 Jul 2003Communications Bill — Clause 340 — Modification of Disqualification Provisions minoritynone Free
Commons14 Jul 2003Communications Bill (Programme) (No. 3) minoritynone Free
Commons9 Jul 2003Hunting Bill — New Clause 1 — Compensation minoritynone Free
Commons9 Jul 2003Convention on the Future of Europe minoritynone Free
Commons9 Jul 2003Convention on the Future of Europe minoritynone Free
Commons8 Jul 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — Schedule 13 — Repeals and Revocations minoritynone Free
Commons8 Jul 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — New Clause 2 — Duty of The CHAI to Prepare Standards Guidance Relating to Health Care minoritynone Free
Commons8 Jul 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — New Clause 9 — Foundation Patients' Fora minoritynone Free
Commons8 Jul 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — NHS Community Trusts minoritynone Free
Commons8 Jul 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill (Programme) (No. 2) minoritynone Free
Commons8 Jul 2003House of Lords Reform — Exclusion of remaining Hereditary Peers minoritynone Free
Commons2 Jul 2003Road and Rail Transport minoritynone Free
Commons25 Jun 2003Deferred Division — Sexual Orientation Discrimination Majoritynone Free
Commons25 Jun 2003Fair Trade minoritynone Free
Commons25 Jun 2003Tuition Fees minoritynone Free
Commons24 Jun 2003Licensing Bill [Lords] (Programme) (No. 3) minoritynone Free
Commons24 Jun 2003Anti-social Behaviour Bill — third reading— Majoritynone Free
Commons24 Jun 2003Anti-social Behaviour Bill — Clause 29 — Dispersal of Groups and Removal of Persons Under 16 to Their Place of Residence Majoritynone Free
Commons24 Jun 2003Anti-social Behaviour Bill (Programme) (No. 2) minoritynone Free
HouseDateSubjectMartin SmythUUP VoteRôle
Commons25 Mar 2003Extradition Bill — Clause 63 — Extradition Offences: Person Not Sentenced for Offence minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 6 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Apr 2002Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation minorityunknown Unknown
Commons28 Jan 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Bodies Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons21 Nov 2001Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Bill — Amendment to Clause 109 — Implementation of the third pillar minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectMartin SmythUUP VoteRôle
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations tellnono Teller
Commons16 May 2000Northern Ireland (Flags) tellnono Teller
Commons14 Apr 2000Medical Treatment (Prevention of Euthanasia) Bill — Continuation of Debate tellayeaye Teller
Commons6 Apr 2000Patten Report tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Mar 2000"Table - 12. Amusement machine licence duty (rates of duty) tellnono Teller
Commons27 Mar 2000"Table tellnono Teller
Commons8 Feb 2000Northern Ireland Bill - Ending suspension tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Jan 2000Medical Treatment (Prevention of Euthanasia) Bill — Second Reading tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Jan 2000Disqualifications Bill - Disqualification from ministerial office in United Kingdom tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 Jan 2000Disqualifications Bill tellnono Teller
Commons13 Jul 1999Northern Ireland Bill tellnono Teller
Commons13 Jul 1999Northern Ireland Bill tellnono Teller
Commons12 May 1999Northern Ireland (Location of Victims' Remains) Bill - Funeral expenses tellnono Teller
Commons9 Dec 1998Decommissioning and Prisoner Releases tellnono Teller
Commons27 Oct 1998Working Time minorityunknown Unknown
Commons31 Jul 1998Northern Ireland Bill tellnono Teller
Commons30 Jul 1998Northern Ireland Bill - Transferred, excepted and reserved matters tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 Jun 1998Northern Ireland (Sentences) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons10 Jun 1998Northern Ireland (Sentences) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons22 Apr 1998Northern Ireland (Elections) Bill - The Assembly tellayeaye Teller
Commons4 Feb 1998Public Processions (Northern Ireland) Bill [Lords] tellnono Teller
Commons4 Feb 1998Public Processions (Northern Ireland) Bill [Lords] - Secretary of State's powers to prohibit public processions tellnono Teller
Commons4 Feb 1998Public Processions (Northern Ireland) Bill [Lords] - Functions of the Commission tellnono Teller
Commons4 Feb 1998Public Processions (Northern Ireland) Bill [Lords] - Prohibition orders tellayeaye Teller
Commons4 Feb 1998Public Processions (Northern Ireland) Bill [Lords] - The Commission's powers to impose conditions on public processions tellayeaye Teller

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
79% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Assisted Dying
44% Asylum System - More strict
30% Ban fox hunting
0% Business and community control of schools: For
32% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
60% Foundation hospitals - In favour
30% Fox hunting - Ban
61% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
50% Fully Elected House of Lords
88% Gambling - Against permissiveness
41% Homosexuality - Equal rights
72% Identity cards - For introduction
100% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
92% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Minumum Wage
17% No detention without charge or trial
100% Nuclear power - For
29% Post office - in favour of Government policy
71% Post office closures - against
0% Promote Occupational Pensions
100% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
93% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
1% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
50% Schools - Greater Autonomy
97% Smoking ban - In favour
50% Stop climate change
50% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
40% Terrorism laws - For
71% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
92% University education fees - Should be free
3% University Tuition Fees - For
92% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
50% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2001-2005, Westminster Parliament (whilst UUP). 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%Mr Howard FlightArundel and South Downswhilst Independent
93.8%Mr Jonathan SayeedMid Bedfordshirewhilst Independent
87.2% Ann WintertonCongletonwhilst Con
83.3% Ann WintertonCongletonwhilst Independent Conservative
78.2%Mr Andrew HunterBasingstokewhilst DUP

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