Voting Record — Richard Fuller MP, Bedford (24787)

Richard Fuller is currently Member, Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee and Member, Regulatory Reform Committee

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 2 votes out of 410, 0.5% 410 votes out of 467, 87.8% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 17 votes out of 991, 1.7% 991 votes out of 1239, 80.0% 1 time

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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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HouseDateSubjectRichard FullerCon VoteRôle
17 Oct 2016Stopped being Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee
17 Oct 2016Became Member, Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee
Commons9 May 2016Immigration Bill — Removal and Detention of Pregnant Women minorityaye Rebel
Commons25 Apr 2016Immigration Bill — Immigration Detention of Those Who Are Pregnant and Vulnerable People minorityaye Rebel
12 Oct 2015Became Member, Regulatory Reform Committee
8 Jul 2015Became Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee
HouseDateSubjectRichard FullerCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Regulatory Reform Committee
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Feb 2015Offence of Failing to Prevent Smoking In an Enclosed Vehicle in the Presence of Someone Under 18 minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Feb 2015Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Mitochondrial Donation) Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Apr 2013Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Discrimination on the Basis of Caste minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Mar 2013Justice and Security Bill — Clause 6 — Closed Material Proceedings Only If Fair Determination Not Possible By Other Means minorityno Rebel
3 Dec 2012Became Member, Regulatory Reform Committee
Commons8 Nov 2012Increased Commercialisation of the House of Commons to Generate Income minorityno Rebel
Commons25 Oct 2012Badger Cull Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Jul 2012House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Dec 2011London Local Authorities Bill — Clause 4 — Power to Require Name and Address for Council Officers, PCSOs and Accredited Individuals When Issuing FPNs Majorityaye Rebel
Commons25 Nov 2011Motion to Sit in Private tellnono Teller
Commons13 Oct 2011Use of Hand-held Electronic Devices and Social Media in the Chamber (Backbench Business) minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Sep 2011Health and Social Care Bill 2011 — Independent Abortion Advice minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Jul 2011Youth Employment Bill — Youth Training and Employment — Bank Bonus Budget Tax Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2010Equitable Life (Payments) Bill — Clause 1 — Payments minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2010Public Houses and Private Members' Clubs (Smoking) Bill Majorityaye 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
100% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
72% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
0% Assisted Dying
54% Asylum System - More strict
77% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
9% Bankers' Bonus Tax
100% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
67% Closed Material Proceedure
83% Coalition Programme for Government - For
50% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
100% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
0% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
95% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
54% European Union - For
92% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
11% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
9% Fully Elected House of Lords
10% Further Devolution to Scotland
18% Further devolution to Wales
24% Gambling - Against permissiveness
71% GP Commissioning in the NHS
93% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
60% Higher taxes on banks
88% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
41% Human Rights and Equality
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
83% Increase Air Passenger Duty
94% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
92% Increase VAT
8% Inheritance Tax
50% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
6% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
29% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
58% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
60% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
13% Mansion Tax
96% Mass Retention of Communications Data
47% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
16% Minumum Wage
0% More funds for social care
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% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
6% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
16% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
86% Reduce capital gains tax
83% Reduce central funding for local government
98% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
90% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
85% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
70% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
92% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
9% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
69% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
88% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
23% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
42% Right to strike
81% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Sell England's Public Forests
38% Smoking ban - In favour
9% State control of bus services
26% Stop climate change
17% Stronger Military Covenant
52% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Terrorism laws - For
56% Tougher on illegal immigration
100% Trade Union Regulation
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
96% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
0% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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