Voting Record — Peter Luff MP, Mid Worcestershire (10373)

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 30 Mar 2015 Con 4 votes out of 914, 0.4% 914 votes out of 1239, 73.8% 1 time
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 13 votes out of 862, 1.5% 862 votes out of 1288, 66.9% 2 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 12 votes out of 997, 1.2% 997 votes out of 1246, 80.0% 16 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 1 vote out of 814, 0.1% 814 votes out of 1273, 63.9% 89 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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HouseDateSubjectPeter LuffCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, International Development Committee
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)
Commons24 Nov 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Clause 2 — New Election as A Result of Conviction of an MP for An Offence Committed Before Their Election or Before Recall Bill Coming Into Force minorityaye Rebel
18 Dec 2013Became Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)
11 Nov 2013Became Member, International Development Committee
Commons5 Jul 2013European Union (Referendum) Bill — Second Reading tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
6 Sep 2012Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence,
17 May 2010Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence,
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee)
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)
6 May 2010Stopped being Chair, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee
HouseDateSubjectPeter LuffCon VoteRôle
13 Jan 2010Became Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee)
1 Oct 2009Became Chair, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee
30 Sep 2009Stopped being Chair, Business and Enterprise Committee
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' expenses — Staff to be employees of Parliament minorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' expenses — Staff to continue to be employed by MPs — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' expenses — outer-London MPs can no longer claim second home minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityaye Rebel
10 Mar 2008Stopped being Chair, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Committee
10 Mar 2008Became Chair, Business and Enterprise Committee
Commons29 Feb 2008Prayers tellnono Teller
13 Nov 2007Became Chair, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Committee
13 Nov 2007Stopped being Member, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Committee
9 Nov 2007Became Member, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Committee
8 Nov 2007Stopped being Member, Trade & Industry Committee
5 Nov 2007Became Member, Trade & Industry Committee
5 Nov 2007Stopped being Chair, Trade & Industry Committee
Commons25 Oct 2007Modernisation of the House of Commons — Handheld email devices Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 Mar 2007Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations tellnono Teller
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons17 May 2006Deferred Division — Conventions (Joint Committee) minorityaye Rebel
15 May 2006Stopped being Member, Administration Committee
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — as amended Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — private clubs Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration Majorityno Rebel
1 Jan 2006Became Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)
27 Sep 2005Stopped being Member, Committee of Selection
Commons19 Jul 2005Crossrail Bill minorityaye Rebel
14 Jul 2005Became Chair, Trade & Industry Committee
14 Jul 2005Stopped being Member, Trade & Industry Committee
14 Jul 2005Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
Commons13 Jul 2005Committees — Term Limits for Chairmen of Select Committees Majorityno Rebel
12 Jul 2005Became Member, Trade & Industry Committee
1 Jul 2005Stopped being Opposition Whip (Commons),
HouseDateSubjectPeter LuffCon VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being Member, Information Committee
Commons8 Mar 2005Delegated Legislation — Northern Ireland tellnono Teller
Commons7 Feb 2005Serious Organised Crime and Police Bill — Abolish the offense of Blasphemy — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2005Criminal Law (Amendment) (Householder Protection) Bill tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — New Clause 5 — Appointment of independent advocates (No. 2) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2004New Clause 10 — Victims of persons subject to hospital order with restriction order: representations — Clause 22 — Procedure for determining fitness to plead: England and Wales minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Sep 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Jun 2004Human Tissue Bill — New Clause 1 — Determination of consent for removal, storage and use of organs from Adults for purpose of transplantation minorityno Rebel
28 May 2004Became Member, Information Committee
Commons25 May 2004Gender Recognition Bill — Allow Marriages to Remain Valid If They Become a Same Sex Marriage Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Apr 2004Security Screen Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Apr 2004Installation of a Security Screen in the House of Commons Chamber Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Apr 2004Security Screen Majorityno Rebel
Commons27 Jan 2004Higher Education Bill — Second Reading — Increase in University Tuition Fees tellnono Teller
Commons19 Nov 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — Clause 1 — NHS Foundation Trusts tellnono Teller
Commons19 Nov 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — Clause 15 — Private Health Care tellnono Teller
Commons19 Nov 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — Clause 1 — NHS foundation trusts tellnono Teller
Commons19 Nov 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill (Programme) (No. 3) tellnono Teller
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — New Clause 1 — Prohibition of Artificial Fluoridation of Water Supplies Majorityaye 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
2 Dec 2002Became Member, Administration Committee
21 Nov 2002Became Member, Committee of Selection
Commons16 May 2002Adoption and Children Bill — [2nd Allotted Day] — Applications for adoption tellnono Teller
Commons27 Feb 2002Proceeds of Crime Bill — [2nd Allotted Day] — Clause 352 — Disclosure orders tellayeaye Teller
Commons31 Jan 2002Travel Concessions (Eligibility) Bill [Lords] — Clause 1 — Eligibility for travel concessions: age tellayeaye Teller
Commons19 Jul 2001European Communities (Finance) Bill (Programme) (No. 2) tellnono Teller
Commons18 Jul 2001European Communities (Amendment) Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons17 Jul 2001European Communities (Amendment) Bill — [2nd Allotted Day] — [Sir Alan Haselhurst in the Chair] — Clause 1 — Incorporation of provisions of the Treaty of Nice tellnono Teller
Commons11 Jul 2001European Communities (Amendment) Bill (Programme) (No. 2) tellnono Teller
Commons26 Jun 2001Rural Communities and Transport tellayeaye Teller
HouseDateSubjectPeter LuffCon VoteRôle
Commons10 May 2001International Criminal Court Bill [Lords] (Programme) (No. 2) — Consideration and Third Reading tellnono Teller
Commons9 May 2001Finance Bill tellnono Teller
Commons23 Apr 2001Finance Bill tellnono Teller
Commons4 Apr 2001Elections Bill [Money] - Further postponement of elections until foot and mouth disease under control tellayeaye Teller
Commons4 Apr 2001Elections Bill and Election Publications Bill [Lords] (Allocation of Time) tellnono Teller
Commons28 Mar 2001Private Security Industry Bill [Lords] (Programme) - Lords messages tellnono Teller
Commons21 Mar 2001Foot and Mouth Disease tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Mar 2001Criminal Justice and Police Bill - Exclusion of prisoners convicted of assaulting police officers, other emergency service workers and NHS staff from power to release short-term prisoners on licence tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Feb 2001Health and Social Care Bill tellnono Teller
Commons14 Feb 2001Health and Social Care Bill tellnono Teller
Commons14 Feb 2001Health and Social Care Bill - Independent advocacy services tellnono Teller
Commons14 Feb 2001Health and Social Care Bill - Community health councils: scheme for reform tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Feb 2001Health and Social Care Bill (Programme)(No.2) - Consideration of Lords Amendments and further messages from the Lords tellnono Teller
Commons7 Feb 2001Homes Bill (Programme) (No. 2) - Consideration of Lords Amendments and further messages from the Lords tellnono Teller
Commons31 Jan 2001Local Government Finance (England) tellnono Teller
Commons22 Jan 2001Tobacco Advertising and Promotion Bill (Programme) tellnono Teller
Commons10 Jan 2001Health and Social Care Bill (Programme) tellnono Teller
Commons10 Jan 2001Health and Social Care Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 Jan 2001Homes Bill (Programme) - Standing Committee tellnono Teller
Commons8 Jan 2001Homes Bill (Programme) tellnono Teller
Commons8 Jan 2001Homes Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Dec 2000The Economy tellnono Teller
Commons13 Dec 2000The Economy tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Dec 2000Deferred Divisions - Fisheries: Total Allowable Catches and Quotas 2001 bothno Rebel
Commons29 Nov 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill tellnono Teller
Commons29 Nov 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - After Clause 64 tellnono Teller
Commons29 Nov 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - After clause 20 tellnono Teller
Commons29 Nov 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill and Disqualifications Bill (Allocation of Time) - The allotted day12. In this Order, "allotted day" means any day on which the Disqualifications Bill is put down on the main business as first Government Order of the Day. tellnono Teller
Commons21 Nov 2000Police (Northern Ireland) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons15 Nov 2000Transport Bill - Transfer schemes made by CAA tellnono Teller
Commons25 Oct 2000Teachers (Supply and Recruitment) tellnono Teller
Commons25 Oct 2000Teachers (Supply and Recruitment) tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Oct 2000Fuel Protests tellnono Teller
Commons25 Oct 2000Fuel Protests tellayeaye Teller
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Jul 2000Government Resources and Accounts Bill - Amendments and repeals tellnono Teller
Commons24 Jul 2000Government Resources and Accounts Bill - Comptroller and Auditor General: access to information tellnono Teller
Commons12 Jul 2000Care Standards Bill [Lords] - Statement of national minimum standards tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Jul 2000Delegated Legislation - Local Government Finance (England) tellnono Teller
Commons11 Jul 2000Delegated Legislation - Environmental Protection tellnono Teller
Commons3 Jul 2000Neill Committee (Ministers and Special Advisers) tellnono Teller
Commons3 Jul 2000Neill Committee (Ministers and Special Advisers) tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Jul 2000Prisoners (Early Release) tellnono Teller
Commons3 Jul 2000Prisoners (Early Release) tellayeaye Teller
1 Jul 2000Became Opposition Whip (Commons),
Commons12 Jun 2000Criminal Justice and Court Services Bill - Approved bail hostels, etc. tellayeaye Teller
Commons12 Jun 2000Criminal Justice and Court Services Bill - Exclusion of assault on police from power to release short-term prisoners on licence tellayeaye Teller
Commons12 Jun 2000Criminal Justice and Court Services Bill - Sex Offenders Act 1997: Notification Period tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 Jun 2000Financial Services and Markets Bill - Interpretation tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 Jun 2000Financial Services and Markets Bill tellnono Teller
Commons5 Jun 2000Financial Services and Markets Bill - New Clause tellnono Teller
Commons5 Jun 2000Financial Services and Markets Bill - Power to impose penalties in cases of market abuse tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 Jun 2000Financial Services and Markets Bill - Determination of applications tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 Jun 2000Financial Services and Markets Bill (Supplemental Allocation of Time) - Miscellaneous tellnono Teller
Commons24 May 2000Crime tellayeaye Teller
Commons22 May 2000Royal Parks (Trading) Bill and Television Licences (Disclosure of Information) Bill (Allocation of Time) - Supplemental orders tellnono Teller
Commons8 May 2000Regulation of Investigatory Powers Bill - Persons entitled to grant authorisations under tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 May 2000Finance Bill - Rates: conveyance or transfer on sale tellnono Teller
Commons3 May 2000Finance Bill - Double Taxation Relief tellnono Teller
Commons3 May 2000Finance Bill - Provision of services through intermediary tellnono Teller
Commons3 Apr 2000Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill - War widows' pensions--entitlement tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Apr 2000Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill - Concurrency of pensions, rebates and extra monies tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Apr 2000Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill - Contributions in Respect of Benefits in Kind: Great Britain tellayeaye Teller
30 Mar 2000Stopped being Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
Commons27 Mar 2000"Table - 62. Landfill Tax (Rate) tellnono Teller
Commons27 Mar 2000"Table - 43. Chargeable Gains (Companies) tellnono Teller
Commons27 Mar 2000"Table - 20. Climate change levy tellnono Teller
Commons27 Mar 2000Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation - 5. Hydrocarbon oil (rates of duty and rebate) tellnono Teller
Commons27 Mar 2000Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation — 2. Beer (rate of duty) tellnono Teller
Commons20 Mar 2000Delegated Legislation - Access to Justice tellnono Teller
Commons20 Mar 2000Delegated Legislation - Legal Services Commission tellnono Teller
Commons20 Mar 2000Countryside and Rights of Way Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Mar 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - Special provision for Northern Ireland parties tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Mar 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - Tax relief for donations to political parties tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Feb 2000Government Resources and Accounts Bill - Independent body tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Feb 2000Defence White Paper — Approved tellnono Teller
Commons21 Feb 2000Social Security tellnono Teller
Commons21 Feb 2000Millennium Dome tellnono Teller
Commons21 Feb 2000Millennium Dome tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Feb 2000Education tellayeaye Teller
21 Feb 2000Stopped being Member, Agriculture Committee
Commons16 Feb 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - New Clause 2 tellnono Teller
Commons16 Feb 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - Special restrictions on referendum expenses by permitted participants tellnono Teller
Commons16 Feb 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - Permitted Participants tellnono Teller
15 Feb 2000Became Member, Agriculture Committee
15 Feb 2000Stopped being Chair, Agriculture Committee
Commons14 Feb 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - Education about electoral and democratic systems tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Feb 2000Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill - The Speaker's Committee tellayeaye Teller
Commons4 May 1999Sex Education in Schools tellnono Teller
Commons7 Jul 1998Select Committees (Information) tellayeaye Teller
Commons10 Dec 1997European Community Documents - Employment Law tellnono Teller
Commons9 Dec 1997European Community Documents - European Police Office (Definition of Treaties) tellnono Teller
Commons9 Dec 1997European Community Documents - European Police Office (Immunities and Privileges) tellnono Teller
14 Jul 1997Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
14 Jul 1997Became Chair, Agriculture Committee
Commons5 Jun 1997Education (Schools) Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 Jun 1997Education (Schools) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons3 Jun 1997Referendums (Scotland and Wales) Bill - Referendum in Scotland tellayeaye Teller
21 Mar 1997Stopped being Member, Welsh Affairs Committee
21 Mar 1997Stopped being Member, Public Service Committee
21 Mar 1997Stopped being Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee)
4 Nov 1996Became Member, Public Service Committee
6 Dec 1993Stopped being Member, Transport Committee
5 Jul 1993Became Member, Transport Committee
27 Apr 1992Became Member, Welsh Affairs Committee
27 Apr 1992Became Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint 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
76% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
76% Academy Schools - for
1% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
81% Asylum System - More strict
1% Ban fox hunting
15% Bankers' Bonus Tax
62% Business and community control of schools: For
70% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
50% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
100% Closed Material Proceedure
83% Coalition Programme for Government - For
3% Control Orders
0% Corporal punishment of children - Against
0% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
90% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
50% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
0% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
43% European Union - For
92% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
71% Fixed Term Parliaments
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
1% Fox hunting - Ban
79% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
42% Fully Elected House of Lords
8% Further Devolution to Scotland
29% Further devolution to Wales
41% Gambling - Against permissiveness
93% GP Commissioning in the NHS
74% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
64% Higher taxes on banks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
48% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
41% Human Rights and Equality
15% Identity cards - For introduction
60% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
89% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
94% Increase VAT
100% Inheritance Tax
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
97% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
0% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
53% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
19% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mansion Tax
83% Mass Retention of Communications Data
93% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
31% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
6% Minumum Wage
7% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
36% More powers for local councils
39% No detention without charge or trial
8% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
57% Nuclear power - For
0% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
17% Pension auto-enrolment - For
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
7% Post office - in favour of Government policy
93% Post office closures - against
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
99% Privatise Royal Mail
62% Promote Occupational Pensions
13% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
58% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
50% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
84% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
58% Reduce capital gains tax
75% Reduce central funding for local government
92% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
85% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
93% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
40% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
88% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
50% Register of Lobbyists
17% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
27% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
17% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
91% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
90% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
96% Same Sex Marriage - for
85% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
66% Smoking ban - In favour
0% State control of bus services
48% Stop climate change
22% Stronger Military Covenant
60% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
50% Termination of pregnancy - against
16% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
92% Trade Union Regulation
58% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
50% Transparency of Parliament
83% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
93% University education fees - Should be free
40% University Tuition Fees - For
93% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
42% Voting age - Reduce to 16
2% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

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