Voting Record — Richard Ottaway MP, Croydon South (10468)

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 Con 16 votes out of 779, 2.1% 779 votes out of 1024, 76.1% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 14 votes out of 791, 1.8% 791 votes out of 1288, 61.4% 3 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 16 votes out of 807, 2.0% 807 votes out of 1246, 64.8% 3 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 5 votes out of 778, 0.6% 778 votes out of 1273, 61.1% 17 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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HouseDateSubjectRichard OttawayCon VoteRôle
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
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
Commons4 Dec 2012Human Rights Act 1998 Repeal Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Jul 2012[Mr Speaker in the Chair] minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012United Kingdom Borders — Sittings of the House (Tuesdays) (11.30 am to 7.00 pm) Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012United Kingdom Borders — Sittings of the House (Tuesdays) (No change) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Communities and Local Government — Backbench Business Committee minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Communities and Local Government — Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Communities and Local Government — Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Dec 2011Tax Refunds Regulation (Review) — Clause 4 — Power to require name and address Majorityaye Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2011Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — Schedule 1 — Civil legal services minorityno Rebel
Commons12 Oct 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 1 — Date of referendum on the alternative vote system minorityno Rebel
11 May 2010Stopped being a member of the Intelligence and Security (Cabinet Office) Committee
HouseDateSubjectRichard OttawayCon VoteRôle
Commons4 Mar 2010Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
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
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 4 — Prohibitions in connection with genetic material not of human origin Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons25 Oct 2007Modernisation of the House of Commons — Handheld email devices Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jun 2007Bill Presented — Termination of Pregnancy (Counselling and Miscellaneous Provisions) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 Apr 2007Freedom of Information (Amendment) Bill — Keep disclosure for MPs' expenses — rejected tellnono Teller
Commons23 Mar 2007The Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means took the Chair as Deputy Speaker, pursuant to the Standing Order. tellnono Teller
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2007Prayers tellnono Teller
Commons31 Oct 2006Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs — Termination of Pregnancy Majorityaye Rebel
1 Nov 2005Became a member of the Intelligence and Security (Cabinet Office) Committee
HouseDateSubjectMr Richard OttawayCon VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being a member of the Defence Committee
Commons25 Feb 2005School Meals and Nutrition Bill minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — Schedule 3 — Property and affairs: supplementary provisions Majorityno Rebel
Commons18 Nov 2004Hunting Bill tellnono Teller
Commons18 Nov 2004Hunting Bill tellnono Teller
Commons18 Nov 2004Hunting Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons9 Nov 2004Categories of civil partners other than same sex couples Majorityaye Rebel
2 Nov 2004Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for the Environment, Environment and Transport
2 Nov 2004Became a member of the Defence Committee
6 Jul 2004Became Shadow Secretary of State for the Environment, Environment and Transport
6 Jul 2004Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for the Environment, Environment & Transport
Commons25 May 2004Gender Recognition Bill [Lords] — Successful applications: married couples Majorityno Rebel
10 May 2004Became Shadow Secretary of State for the Environment, Environment & Transport
Commons25 Jun 2003Deferred Division — Sexual Orientation Discrimination minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Mar 2003Local Government Bill — Repeal of prohibition on promotion of homosexuality (Section 28) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays Majorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Jan 2002Identity Card minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectMr Richard OttawayCon VoteRôle
Commons1 Mar 2001House of Commons (Removal of Clergy Disqualification) Bill - Short title, commencement and extent Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 Dec 2000Hunting Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2000Deferred Divisions - Fisheries: Total Allowable Catches and Quotas 2001 bothno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker tellayeaye Teller
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 Jun 2000Census (Amendment) Bill [Lords] Majorityno Rebel
Commons15 Jul 1997Finance Bill - Charge to windfall tax tellnono Teller
Commons8 Jul 1997Local Government Finance (Supplementary Credit Approvals) Bill - Local authority debt reduction strategies tellayeaye Teller
Commons7 Jul 1997Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation - 11. Withdrawal of relief on medical insurance premiums tellnono Teller
Commons7 Jul 1997Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation - 3. Spirits (rate of duty) tellnono Teller
Commons7 Jul 1997Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation tellnono Teller
Commons19 Jun 1997Common Agricultural Policy tellayeaye Teller
Commons17 Jun 1997Local Government Finance (Supplementary Credit Approvals) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons10 Jun 1997Education (Schools) Bill - Transitional Arrangements for Existing Assisted Pupils tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 Jun 1997Education (Schools) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons5 Jun 1997Education (Schools) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons5 Jun 1997Education (Schools) Bill - Abolition of assisted places scheme in England and Wales tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 Jun 1997Education (Schools) Bill [Money] tellnono Teller
Commons2 Jun 1997Education (Schools) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons22 May 1997Referendums (Scotland and Wales) Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons20 May 1997The Economy and European Affairs tellnono Teller
Commons20 May 1997The Economy and European Affairs 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
26% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
69% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
92% Academy Schools - for
25% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
1% Ban fox hunting
9% Bankers' Bonus Tax
68% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
6% Control Orders
0% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
19% Energy Prices - More Affordable
87% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
39% European Union - For
88% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
94% Fixed Term Parliaments
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
1% Fox hunting - Ban
79% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
29% Fully Elected House of Lords
68% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
82% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
57% Homosexuality - Equal rights
31% Identity cards - For introduction
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
78% Increase Air Passenger Duty
40% Increase Taxes on Companies Investing in Assets
83% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
100% Increase VAT
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
86% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
6% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
7% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
40% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
7% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
35% No detention without charge or trial
58% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
50% Nuclear power - For
4% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
90% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
85% Privatise Royal Mail
71% Promote Occupational Pensions
19% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
50% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
17% Rail Fares - Lower
87% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
91% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
100% Reduce spending power of local government
70% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
92% Reducing the number of MPs - for
99% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
37% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
26% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right to strike
87% Same Sex Marriage - for
78% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
11% Smoking ban - In favour
54% Stop climate change
35% Termination of pregnancy - against
19% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
8% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
31% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
93% University education fees - Should be free
38% University Tuition Fees - For
92% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
2% Voting age - Reduce to 16
17% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

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