Voting Record — Michael Crockart MP, Edinburgh West (24794)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
6 May 2010 still in office LDem 19 votes out of 777, 2.4% 777 votes out of 1116, 69.6% 0 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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HouseDateSubjectMichael CrockartLDem VoteRôle
Commons30 Jan 2014Immigration Bill — New Clauses 12 and 18 — Fees — Power to Deprive Naturalised Citizen of Citizenship Even If That Would Leave Them Stateless minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Jan 2014Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Bill — Schedule 3 — Inclusion of Staff Costs in Controlled Expenditure minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Aug 2013Syria and the Use of Chemical Weapons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Apr 2013Public Service Pensions Bill — Schedule 1 — Pension Age for Members of the Ministry of Defence Police minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Apr 2013Public Service Pensions Bill — Schedule 1 — Pension Age for Defence Fire and Rescue Service Firefighters minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2013Justice and Security Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Mar 2013Justice and Security Bill — Clause 8 — Balance National Security vs Public Interest in Requests to Withhold Information From Parties in Civil Court Cases minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Mar 2013Justice and Security Bill — New Clause 4 — Closed Material Procedure — Expiry of Provisions Unless Renewed minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Mar 2013Justice and Security Bill — Clause 6 — Balance Interests of Justice With Harm to National Security — Closed Material Proceedings minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Mar 2013Justice and Security Bill — Clause 6 — Closed Material Proceedings Only If Fair Determination Not Possible By Other Means minorityno Rebel
Commons28 Jan 2013Succession to the Crown Bill — New Clause 1 — Remove Requement for Monarch to be Member of the Church of England bothno Rebel
Commons24 Apr 2012Labelling of Halal and Kosher Meat Majorityaye Rebel
Commons21 Feb 2012Welfare Reform Bill — Clause 11 — Housing costs — Exemptions from Benefit Reductions Due to Excess Bedrooms minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Feb 2012Welfare Reform Bill — Clause 11 — Housing costs minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Feb 2012Welfare Reform Bill — Clause 51 — Period of Entitlement to Contributory Employment and Support Allowance minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jan 2012Trade Unions — Refund of Pay to Employers for Hours Worked by Trade Union Officials on Union Business minorityno Rebel
Commons2 Nov 2011Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — New Clause 17 — Extension of Scope of Legal Aid minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Sep 2011Energy Bill — Clause 42 — Energy Efficiency Requirement for Landlords of Private Rental Properties minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2011NHS Reorganisation bothno Rebel
Commons2 Feb 2011Access and Conservation Arrangements After Sell Off of England's Public Forests bothaye Rebel
Commons9 Dec 2010University Tuition Fee Cap — Set Basic Limit at £6,000 Per Year minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Dec 2010University Tuition Fee Cap — Raise Upper Limit to £9,000 Per Year minorityaye 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
94% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
92% Academy Schools - for
25% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
13% Bankers' Bonus Tax
86% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
32% Closed Material Proceedure
84% Coalition Programme for Government - For
50% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
80% Employee Shareholder Status
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
8% Energy Prices - More Affordable
88% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
72% European Union - For
60% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
98% Fully Elected House of Lords
9% Further Devolution to Scotland
35% Further devolution to Wales
17% Gambling - Against permissiveness
86% GP Commissioning in the NHS
77% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Homosexuality - Equal rights
81% Human Rights and Equality
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
35% Increase Taxes on Companies Investing in Assets
91% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
89% Increase VAT
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
7% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
50% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
13% Mansion Tax
94% Mass Retention of Communications Data
29% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
47% More powers for local councils
0% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
50% Nuclear power - For
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
75% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
17% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
0% Rail Fares - Lower
71% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
83% Reduce spending power of local government
83% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
57% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
24% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
62% Register of Lobbyists
98% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
82% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
62% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
88% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
80% Schools - Greater Autonomy
98% Sell England's Public Forests
67% Smoking ban - In favour
48% Stop climate change
0% Stronger Military Covenant
100% Terrorism laws - For
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
1% University Tuition Fees - For
74% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
30% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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