Voting Record — Nicholas Boles MP, Grantham and Stamford (24766)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
8 May 2015 still in office Con 0 votes out of 51, 0.0% 51 votes out of 53, 96.2% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 12 votes out of 1032, 1.2% 1032 votes out of 1239, 83.3% 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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HouseDateSubjectNicholas BolesCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectNicholas BolesCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being The Minister for Universities and Science,
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Jointly with the Department for ,
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Abortion on the Basis of Gender is Illegal Majorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
15 Jul 2014Became The Minister for Universities and Science,
15 Jul 2014Became Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Jointly with the Department for ,
15 Jul 2014Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government,
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 8 — Domestic protection for persons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 6 — Protection of Beliefs About Marriage Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 3 — Conscientious Objection From Registrars to Marrying Same Sex Couples Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2012European Union — Regulation of Emission of Pollutants from Ships minorityaye Rebel
6 Sep 2012Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government,
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays Majorityaye Rebel
1 Nov 2010Stopped being Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee
Commons13 Oct 2010Public Houses and Private Members' Clubs (Smoking) Bill Majorityaye Rebel
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee

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
78% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
92% Academy Schools - for
16% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
8% Bankers' Bonus Tax
95% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Closed Material Proceedure
89% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% Employee Shareholder Status
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
12% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
70% European Union - For
84% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
98% Fully Elected House of Lords
8% Further Devolution to Scotland
20% Further devolution to Wales
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
85% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Homosexuality - Equal rights
41% Human Rights and Equality
30% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
83% Increase Air Passenger Duty
95% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
89% Increase VAT
0% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
59% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
13% Mansion Tax
94% Mass Retention of Communications Data
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
32% More powers for local councils
0% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
100% Police and Crime Commissioners
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
17% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
0% Rail Fares - Lower
93% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
100% Reduce spending power of local government
90% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
93% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
64% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
98% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
17% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
90% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
96% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
88% Smoking ban - In favour
43% Stop climate change
17% Stronger Military Covenant
53% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Terrorism laws - For
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
94% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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