Voting Record — Mr Robert Sheldon MP, Ashton-under-Lyne (10535)

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
House of Lords 27 Jun 2001 still in office Lab 36 votes out of 696, 5.2% 696 votes out of 1617, 43.0% 0 times
Ashton-under-Lyne 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 12 votes out of 805, 1.5% 805 votes out of 1273, 63.2% 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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HouseDateSubjectLord SheldonLab VoteRôle
Lords18 Jun 2012Financial Services Bill — Committed to Committee minorityaye Rebel
Lords14 Mar 2011National Insurance Contributions Bill — Report Majorityaye Rebel
Lords5 Feb 2007Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Bill — extending measures to those in custody Majorityno Rebel
Lords30 Oct 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Faith schools must accept pupils from outside the faith — rejected minorityno Rebel
Lords2 May 2006Speakership: House Committee Report minorityno Rebel
Lords6 Mar 2006Identity Cards Bill — Voluntary registration when applying for a passport — insisted Majorityno Rebel
Lords28 Feb 2006Motion A minorityno Rebel
Lords28 Feb 2006Motion A Majorityno Rebel
Lords1 Feb 2006Terrorism Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords25 Jan 2006Terrorism Bill — Consent to prosecution for terrorism in other countries minorityno Rebel
Lords17 Jan 2006Terrorism Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords16 Jan 2006Identity Cards Bill — Report of Costs and Benefits Majorityno Rebel
Lords9 Nov 2005Equality Bill [HL] Majorityno Rebel
Lords8 Nov 2005Racial and Religious Hatred Bill minorityno Rebel
Lords25 Oct 2005Racial and Religious Hatred Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords10 Mar 2005(Lords Amendments Nos. 38, 39, 40) Majorityno Rebel
Lords10 Mar 2005(Lords Amendments Nos. 38, 39, 40) Majorityno Rebel
Lords10 Mar 2005(Lords Amendment 33D) Majorityno Rebel
Lords10 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords10 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords10 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords10 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords8 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords8 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords7 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords26 Oct 2004Hunting Bill: amendment — registered hunting minorityaye Rebel
Lords5 Jul 2004Children Bill [HL] minorityno Rebel
Lords4 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords15 Jul 2003Criminal Justice Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Lords8 Jul 2003Communications Bill minorityno Rebel
Lords23 Jun 2003Communications Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords9 Jun 2003Sexual Offences Bill [HL] Majorityno Rebel
Lords2 Jun 2003Sexual Offences Bill [HL] Majorityno Rebel
Lords19 Mar 2002Hunting with dogs: Hunting under Licence minorityaye Rebel
Lords10 Dec 2001Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Bill Majorityno Rebel
Lords23 Jul 2001House of Lords' Offices: Select Committee Report minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectMr Robert SheldonLab VoteRôle
Commons22 Mar 2001Election of a Speaker — Election of Speaker by secret ballot Majorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Nov 2000Genetically Modified Food and Producer Liability (No. 2) minorityaye Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2000Stem Cell Research minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Dec 1998Modernisation of the House minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Jun 1998Crime and Disorder Bill [Lords] minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Dec 1997Doctor Assisted Dying minorityno Rebel

Policy Comparisons

This chart shows the percentage agreement between this person and each of the policies in the database, according to their voting record.

AgreementPolicy
26% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Business and community control of schools: For
2% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
86% Control Orders
100% Corporal punishment of children - Against
33% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
70% European Union - For
100% Fox hunting - Ban
32% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
99% Homosexuality - Equal rights
62% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
0% No detention without charge or trial
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
50% Reducing the number of MPs - for
0% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
99% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
32% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Smoking ban - In favour
31% Stop climate change
100% Terrorism laws - For
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
50% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
62% University Tuition Fees - For

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 1997-2001, 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
95.5% Peter Temple-MorrisLeominsterwhilst Ind Con
95.5%Mr Roger StottWiganLab
93.3%Ms Debra ShipleyStourbridgeLab
92.8%Mr Derek WyattSittingbourne and SheppeyLab
92.5%Mr Alan WilliamsSwansea WestLab

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