Voting Record — Siân James MP, Swansea East (11863)

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 Lab 3 votes out of 615, 0.5% 615 votes out of 1239, 49.6% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 10 votes out of 1046, 1.0% 1046 votes out of 1288, 81.2% 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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HouseDateSubjectSiân JamesLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Welsh Affairs Committee
Commons26 Sep 2014UK Air Strikes Against ISIL in Iraq minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Aug 2013Syria and the Use of Chemical Weapons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2011Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — Evidence of Domestic Abuse Used In Relation to Eligibility for Civil Legal Aid Majorityaye Rebel
16 May 2011Stopped being Member, Justice Committee
22 Nov 2010Stopped being Member, Administration Committee
26 Jul 2010Became Member, Administration Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Procedure Committee
HouseDateSubjectSiân JamesLab VoteRôle
16 Jan 2009Stopped being PPS (Gareth Thomas, Minister of State), Department for International Development
16 Jan 2009Stopped being PPS (Gareth Thomas, Minister of State), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform
30 Dec 2008Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Paul Murphy, Secretary of State), Wales Office
30 Dec 2008Became PPS (Gareth Thomas, Minister of State), Department for International Development
30 Dec 2008Became PPS (Gareth Thomas, Minister of State), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform
10 Dec 2008Stopped being PPS (Mr Gareth Thomas), Department for International Development
27 Nov 2008Became PPS (Mr Gareth Thomas), Department for International Development
27 Nov 2008Stopped being PPS (Mr Gareth Thomas ), Department for International Development
13 Nov 2008Became PPS (Rt Hon Paul Murphy, Secretary of State), Wales Office
13 Nov 2008Became PPS (Mr Gareth Thomas ), Department for International Development
13 Nov 2007Stopped being Member, Crossrail Bill Committee
6 Nov 2007Became Member, Justice Committee
5 Nov 2007Stopped being Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee
Commons14 Mar 2007Trident Replacement — Maintain Nuclear Deterrent Beyond Existing System minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2007Trident Replacement — Maintain the UK Nuclear Deterrent Beyond the Life of The Existing System minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 4 (50 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Support for bicameral Parliament minorityaye Rebel
Commons6 Feb 2007Orders of the Day — Clause 7 — Limitation on challenge of issue of certificate bothno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2006Points of Order — Gambling Act 2005 (Amendment) Majorityaye Rebel
17 Jul 2006Became Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs Majorityaye Rebel
5 Dec 2005Became Member, Crossrail Bill Committee
Commons9 Nov 2005Terrorism Bill — Extension Of Period Of Detention to 28 Days — but not 60 Majorityno Rebel
Commons9 Nov 2005Terrorism Bill — Extension Of Period Of Detention to 90 Days Majorityaye Rebel
17 Jul 2005Became Member, Welsh Affairs Committee
12 Jul 2005Became Member, Procedure 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
0% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
16% Academy Schools - for
63% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
83% Apprenticeships
99% Asylum System - More strict
65% Bankers' Bonus Tax
80% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
16% Closed Material Proceedure
27% Coalition Programme for Government - For
100% Control Orders
100% Crossrail - In favour
50% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
40% Employee Shareholder Status
50% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
93% Energy Prices - More Affordable
24% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
73% European Union - For
16% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
29% Fixed Term Parliaments
19% Fully Elected House of Lords
46% Further Devolution to Scotland
50% Further devolution to Wales
48% Gambling - Against permissiveness
7% GP Commissioning in the NHS
42% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
43% Higher taxes on banks
50% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
92% Homosexuality - Equal rights
70% HS2 - In Favour
50% Human Rights and Equality
100% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
33% Increase Air Passenger Duty
25% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
24% Increase VAT
50% Inheritance Tax
5% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
67% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
13% Localise Council Tax Support
57% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
50% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
88% Mansion Tax
95% Mass Retention of Communications Data
38% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
100% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
88% Minumum Wage
100% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
54% More powers for local councils
44% No detention without charge or trial
58% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
98% Nuclear power - For
100% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
98% Pension auto-enrolment - For
9% Police and Crime Commissioners
100% Post office - in favour of Government policy
0% Post office closures - against
50% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
15% Privatise Royal Mail
47% Promote Occupational Pensions
50% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
100% Public Ownership of Railways
64% Rail Fares - Lower
98% Reduce capital gains tax
38% Reduce central funding for local government
23% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
32% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
24% Reducing the number of MPs - for
14% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
33% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
8% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
17% Register of Lobbyists
67% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
75% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
83% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
27% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
12% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
90% Same Sex Marriage - for
20% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
82% Smoking ban - In favour
100% State control of bus services
54% Stop climate change
78% Stronger Military Covenant
34% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
96% Terrorism laws - For
33% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
92% Trade Union Regulation
50% Transparency of Parliament
17% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
1% University Tuition Fees - For
29% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
100% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
50% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

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