Voting Record — Patrick Hall MP, Bedford (10254)

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 17 votes out of 1050, 1.6% 1050 votes out of 1288, 81.5% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 12 votes out of 992, 1.2% 992 votes out of 1246, 79.6% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 3 votes out of 986, 0.3% 986 votes out of 1273, 77.5% 1 time

External Links

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).

See also all votes... attended | possible

HouseDateSubjectPatrick HallLab VoteRôle
11 May 2010Stopped being Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
11 May 2010Stopped being Member, East of England Regional Select Committee
Commons24 Feb 2010Energy Bill — Emissions performance standard — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons21 Oct 2009Equitable Life — Government Should Accept Recommendations on Compensation — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons8 Jul 2009Care Homes (Domestic Pets) — Clause 20 — Bingo duty minorityno Rebel
4 Mar 2009Became Member, East of England Regional Select Committee
16 Jan 2009Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Caroline Flint, Minister of State), Foreign & Commonwealth Office
30 Dec 2008Became PPS (Rt Hon Caroline Flint, Minister of State), Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' allowances — External audits and no more furniture — rejected minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires male role model — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires father and mother — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2007Trident Replacement — Maintain Nuclear Deterrent Beyond Existing System minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Remove Hereditary Places once Reform has taken place — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons28 Feb 2007Offender Management Bill — New Clause 11 — Restriction on certain arrangements under section 3(2) minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Feb 2007Opposition Day — [5th allotted day] — Al-Yamamah Arms Agreement bothno Rebel
Commons18 Oct 2006Orders of the Day — New Clause 75 — Requirement for audit of business review minorityaye Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2006Points of Order — Gambling Act 2005 (Amendment) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Jun 2006Parliamentary and Local Elections (Choice of Electoral Systems) minorityno Rebel
Commons24 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — End selection by ability — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons24 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Regulate schools' admissions policies — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs Majorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Nov 2005Representation of the People (Reduction of Voting Age) Majorityaye Rebel
14 Jul 2005Became Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
HouseDateSubjectPatrick HallLab VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
28 May 2004Became Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
Commons1 Mar 2004Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, Etc.) Bill — Asylum appeals should be referred to a higher court — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons8 Jul 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — New Clause 9 — Foundation Patients' Fora minorityno Rebel
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
Commons25 Nov 2002Iraq — UN Security Council Resolution 1441 — Second resolution necessary — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Nov 2002Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Bill — Asylum seekers can be placed in accommodation centres even if there is no local school pace for dependent children minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Parliamentary Questions minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Parliamentary Pensions Majorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectPatrick HallLab VoteRôle
Commons31 Oct 2000Stem Cell Research minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — Formulation of government policy minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — Discretionary disclosures minorityno Rebel
Commons3 Jul 1998Fireworks Bill - Prohibition of supply etc. of other explosives. 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
13% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
0% Assisted Dying
87% Asylum System - More strict
100% Ban fox hunting
94% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
100% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
100% Crossrail - In favour
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
95% European Union - For
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
100% Fox hunting - Ban
58% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
89% Fully Elected House of Lords
16% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
83% Homosexuality - Equal rights
97% Identity cards - For introduction
0% Increase VAT
22% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
3% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Mass Retention of Communications Data
99% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
100% Minumum Wage
0% No detention without charge or trial
99% Nuclear power - For
100% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
98% Post office - in favour of Government policy
2% Post office closures - against
0% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
50% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
42% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
16% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
14% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
74% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Right to strike
0% Same Sex Marriage - for
40% Schools - Greater Autonomy
74% Smoking ban - In favour
65% Stop climate change
50% Stronger Military Covenant
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
100% Terrorism laws - For
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
100% Trade Union Regulation
8% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
61% Transparency of Parliament
50% Trident replacement - In favour
7% University education fees - Should be free
100% University Tuition Fees - For
29% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
0% 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
99.2% Tony BlairSedgefieldLab
99.2% Steve McCabeBirmingham, Hall GreenLab
99.2% John MacDougallGlenrothesLab
99.1% Kim HowellsPontypriddLab
99.0% Gordon BrownKirkcaldy and CowdenbeathLab

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

There are lots of plans afoot, including extensive redevelopment of the site and plans for new functionality. To keep up with what's happening, please check out the blog. We're working on updating all the contact details throughout the site, but if you'd like to talk to us about the project, please email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Advertisement - Helping keeping PublicWhip alive