Voting Record — Simon Hart MP, Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire (24813)

Simon Hart is currently Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 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 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 387, 0.0% 387 votes out of 467, 82.9% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 7 votes out of 1034, 0.7% 1034 votes out of 1239, 83.5% 2 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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HouseDateSubjectSimon HartCon VoteRôle
22 Mar 2017Stopped being Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Sub-Committee
Commons28 Jun 2016Finance Bill — Schedule 19 — Multinational Enterprises — Publication of Country by Country Tax Strategy bothno Rebel
14 Oct 2015Became Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Sub-Committee
8 Jul 2015Became Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
HouseDateSubjectSimon HartCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Welsh Affairs Committee
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Abortion on the Basis of Gender is Illegal bothaye Rebel
Commons11 Feb 2015Offence of Failing to Prevent Smoking In an Enclosed Vehicle in the Presence of Someone Under 18 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 — Prohibition on Purchasing Tobacco for a Child and Regulation of Tobacco Products bothaye Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
20 Jan 2014Stopped being Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee
3 Dec 2012Became Member, Welsh Affairs Committee
Commons10 Jul 2012House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2011Use of Hand-held Electronic Devices and Social Media in the Chamber (Backbench Business) minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Oct 2011Protection of Freedoms Bill — Amendment to Programme Motion minorityno Rebel
Commons9 Sep 2011Legislation (Territorial Extent) Bill — Third Reading — Impact of Bills on Each Part of the United Kingdom tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Jun 2011Devolving Responsibility for Jobcentre Plus to the Welsh Government tellnono Teller
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Political and Constitutional Reform 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
50% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
88% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
72% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
50% Assisted Dying
77% Asylum System - More strict
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
8% Bankers' Bonus Tax
100% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
84% Closed Material Proceedure
90% Coalition Programme for Government - For
88% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
100% Employee Shareholder Status
85% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
6% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
84% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
49% 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
5% Further Devolution to Scotland
6% Further devolution to Wales
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
93% GP Commissioning in the NHS
93% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
60% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
32% Homosexuality - Equal rights
92% HS2 - In Favour
33% Human Rights and Equality
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
94% Increase Air Passenger Duty
98% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
88% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
0% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
59% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
90% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
60% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mansion Tax
81% Mass Retention of Communications Data
65% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Member trustees on pension boards
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
83% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
16% Minumum Wage
0% More funds for social care
3% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
37% 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
100% Police and Crime Commissioners
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
16% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
72% Reduce capital gains tax
100% Reduce central funding for local government
98% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
94% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
84% 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
100% 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
84% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
25% Retain funds from council house sales locally
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
10% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
42% Right to strike
50% Same Sex Marriage - for
88% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
13% Smoking ban - In favour
9% State control of bus services
28% Stop climate change
0% Stronger Military Covenant
56% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Terrorism laws - For
75% Tougher on illegal immigration
95% Trade Union Regulation
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
87% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
10% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

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