Voting Record — Michael Weir MP, Angus (11312)

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 SNP 3 votes out of 522, 0.6% 522 votes out of 1024, 51.0% 16 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 SNP 4 votes out of 652, 0.6% 652 votes out of 1288, 50.6% 6 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 SNP 2 votes out of 587, 0.3% 587 votes out of 1246, 47.1% 3 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 WeirSNP VoteRôle
Commons9 Apr 2014Prime Minister — Part 2 — Devolution of Wales long haul rates of duty tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 Apr 2014Finance Bill — New Clause 4 — Report on impact of raising tax rate applied to income over £150,000 from 45% to 50%. tellayeaye Teller
Commons6 Nov 2013Business of the House — Amendments to Bills (Explanatory Statements) tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Jun 2013Energy Bill — Clause 11 — Subsidy of Nuclear Power Generation tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Mar 2013European Union — Renewable Sources of Fuel for Machinery, Tractors and Recreational Craft. Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2013Business without Debate — Supply and Appropriation (Anticipation and Adjustments) Bill — Schedule 2 — Consequential provision tellnono Teller
Commons9 Jan 2013Opposition Day — [13th Allotted Day] — Pub Companies minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Dec 2012Public Service Pensions Bill — Clause 9 — Pension Age For Pensions Relating to Pubilc Service in Scotland tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Jul 2012United Kingdom Borders — Sittings of the house (Tuesdays) (7.00 pm to 10.00 pm) minorityunknown Unknown
Commons17 May 2012Queens' Speech — Jobs — Banker's Bonus Tax — VAT Cut — Tax Incentive to Take on Workers — Sooner Infrastructure Investment tellayeaye Teller
Commons26 Mar 2012Reduction in Income Tax Rate Applying to Income Over £150,000 tellnono Teller
Commons18 Jul 2011National Planning Policy Statement for Nuclear Power Generation tellnono Teller
Commons21 Jun 2011Bill Presented — Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — Jobcentre Plus (Wales) tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 May 2011Planning (Green Belt Protection) — Clause 7 — Increase in rate of supplementary charge tellnono Teller
Commons29 Mar 2011Budget Resolutions — 10. Alcoholic liquor duties (rates) tellnono Teller
Commons15 Mar 2011Financial Services (Regulation of Derivatives) — New Clause 11 — Time tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 Mar 2011Financial Services (Regulation of Derivatives) — New Clause 3 — Maritime policy tellayeaye Teller
Commons7 Feb 2011Opposition Day — Fuel Duty In Remote Rural Areas tellnono Teller
Commons12 Jan 2011Postal Services Bill — New Clause 2 — Minimum 10 Year Agreement With Post Office Limited Required before Royal Mail Sale tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Oct 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — New Clause 20 — Combination of polls minorityaye Rebel
11 May 2010Stopped being a member of the Energy and Climate Change Committee
11 May 2010Stopped being a member of the Chairmen's Panel Committee
HouseDateSubjectMichael WeirSNP VoteRôle
Commons13 Oct 2009Parliamentary Elections (Recall and Primaries) — New Clause 3 — Insolvency protection tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Jul 2009Justice — Issue of Writ tellnono Teller
13 Jul 2009Stopped being Spokesperson (Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform; Energy; Work and Pensions),
Commons8 Jul 2009Care Homes (Domestic Pets) — Clause 20 — Bingo duty tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Mar 2009Deferred Divisions — Adjournment (easter) Majorityno Rebel
20 Jan 2009Became a member of the Energy and Climate Change Committee
20 Jan 2009Stopped being a member of the Business and Enterprise Committee
Commons25 Nov 2008Points of Order — Defence and Security Procurement minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Jul 2008Finance Act — General fuel duty regulator — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 22 weeks — rejected minorityunknown Unknown
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Prospects for life of handicapped child must be given before abortion — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 20 weeks — rejected minorityunknown Unknown
Commons29 Apr 2008Orders of the Day — Clause 15 — Rates of vehicle excise duty tellayeaye Teller
18 Apr 2008Stopped being a member of the Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Committee
18 Apr 2008Became a member of the Business and Enterprise Committee
20 Nov 2007Became a member of the Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Committee
7 Nov 2007Stopped being a member of the Trade & Industry Committee
29 Aug 2007Became Spokesperson (Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform; Energy; Work and Pensions),
29 Aug 2007Stopped being Spokesperson (Energy; Work and Pensions; Trade & Industry),
Commons5 Jun 2007Bill Presented — Termination of Pregnancy (Counselling and Miscellaneous Provisions) minorityno Rebel
2 Aug 2006Became Spokesperson (Energy; Work and Pensions; Trade & Industry),
2 Aug 2006Stopped being Spokesperson (Work & Pensions; Trade & Industry),
16 Jan 2006Became Spokesperson (Work & Pensions; Trade & Industry),
16 Jan 2006Stopped being Spokesperson (Environment & Food; Health; Rural Affairs; Trade & Industry),
1 Nov 2005Became a member of the Chairmen's Panel Committee
14 Jul 2005Became a member of the Trade & Industry Committee
Commons6 Jul 2005Finance Bill — New Clause 7 — Road Fuel Regulator tellayeaye Teller
HouseDateSubjectMr Michael WeirSNP VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being a member of the Scottish Affairs Committee
Commons22 Mar 2005Budget Resolutions 2005 — Corporation Tax (Charge and Rate for 2006) tellnono Teller
Commons1 Mar 2005Constitutional Reform Bill [Lords] — [3rd Allotted Day] — New Clause 9 — Disqualification from holding further ministerial office Majorityno Rebel
Commons27 Jan 2005Railways Bill — Clause 22 — Proposal by Service Operator to Discontinue Non-Franchised Services tellayeaye Teller
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityunknown Unknown
28 May 2004Became a member of the Scottish Affairs Committee
Commons23 Mar 2004Budget Resolutions 2004 — Corporation Tax (Charge and Rate for 2005) tellnono Teller
19 Jan 2004Became Spokesperson (Environment & Food; Health; Rural Affairs; Trade & Industry),
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Allowances, Insurance &c. — Members' Pay (Money Resolution) 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.

70% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
0% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
50% Academy Schools - for
100% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Ban fox hunting
96% Bankers' Bonus Tax
50% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
83% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
0% Control Orders
0% Crossrail - In favour
25% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
50% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
82% Energy Prices - More Affordable
0% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
61% European Union - For
31% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
50% Fixed Term Parliaments
20% Foundation hospitals - In favour
50% Fox hunting - Ban
62% Fully Elected House of Lords
68% Gambling - Against permissiveness
36% GP Commissioning in the NHS
6% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
50% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
61% Homosexuality - Equal rights
4% Identity cards - For introduction
90% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
0% Increase Air Passenger Duty
73% Increase Taxes on Companies Investing in Assets
0% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
8% Increase VAT
0% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
99% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
64% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
50% Localise Council Tax Support
59% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
50% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
50% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
100% No detention without charge or trial
92% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
0% Nuclear power - For
0% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
50% Police and Crime Commissioners
8% Post office - in favour of Government policy
92% Post office closures - against
6% Privatise Royal Mail
71% Promote Occupational Pensions
100% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
62% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
100% Rail Fares - Lower
36% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
31% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
50% Reduce spending power of local government
10% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
0% Reducing the number of MPs - for
29% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
50% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
99% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
50% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right to strike
64% Same Sex Marriage - for
50% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
52% Smoking ban - In favour
70% Stop climate change
60% Termination of pregnancy - against
4% Terrorism laws - For
50% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
8% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
61% Transparency of Parliament
0% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
92% University education fees - Should be free
0% University Tuition Fees - For
40% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
58% Voting age - Reduce to 16
98% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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