Voting Record — Stephen Timms MP, East Ham (10596)

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 Lab 0 votes out of 36, 0.0% 36 votes out of 53, 67.9% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 3 votes out of 919, 0.3% 919 votes out of 1239, 74.2% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 11 votes out of 1087, 1.0% 1087 votes out of 1288, 84.4% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 3 votes out of 762, 0.4% 762 votes out of 1246, 61.2% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 4 votes out of 974, 0.4% 974 votes out of 1273, 76.5% 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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HouseDateSubjectStephen TimmsLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectStephen TimmsLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions),
Commons3 Feb 2015Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Mitochondrial Donation) Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill (Programme) minorityaye Rebel
8 Oct 2010Became Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions),
8 Oct 2010Stopped being Shadow Minister (Digital Britain),
8 Oct 2010Stopped being Shadow Financial Secretary,
Commons14 Jul 2010Terrorism Act 2006 (Disapplication of Section 25) Order 2010 Majorityunknown Unknown
12 May 2010Became Shadow Minister (Digital Britain),
12 May 2010Became Shadow Financial Secretary,
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee)
6 May 2010Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Digital Britain) (al,
6 May 2010Stopped being Financial Secretary (HM Treasury) (also in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills),
HouseDateSubjectStephen TimmsLab VoteRôle
Commons4 Mar 2010Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Mar 2010Election of Committee Chairs minorityaye Rebel
6 Aug 2009Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Digital Britain) (al,
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Candidate for MP becoming own election agent does not disclose home address minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Home address form must be correct minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Parliamentary candidates can keep their home addresses secret minorityaye Rebel
12 Jan 2009Became Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee)
5 Oct 2008Became Financial Secretary (HM Treasury) (also in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills),
5 Oct 2008Stopped being Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (Employment and Welfare Reform),
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' allowances — External audits and no more furniture — rejected minorityaye Rebel
25 Jan 2008Became Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (Employment and Welfare Reform),
25 Jan 2008Stopped being Minister of State (Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (Competitiveness),
2 Jul 2007Became Minister of State (Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (Competitiveness),
28 Jun 2007Stopped being The Chief Secretary to the Treasury,
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 5 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 4 (50 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
5 May 2006Became The Chief Secretary to the Treasury,
5 May 2006Stopped being The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions,
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs Majorityaye Rebel
12 Jul 2005Stopped being Member, Public Accounts Committee
10 May 2005Became The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions,
10 May 2005Stopped being The Financial Secretary to the Treasury,
HouseDateSubjectStephen TimmsLab VoteRôle
18 Oct 2004Became Member, Public Accounts Committee
30 Sep 2004Became The Financial Secretary to the Treasury,
9 Sep 2004Stopped being Minister of State (e-Commerce & Competitiveness),
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
29 May 2002Became Minister of State (e-Commerce & Competitiveness),
28 May 2002Stopped being Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Schools),
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityno Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Allowances, Insurance &c. — Members' Pay (Money Resolution) minorityaye Rebel
11 Jun 2001Became Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Schools),
7 Jun 2001Stopped being The Financial Secretary to the Treasury,
HouseDateSubjectStephen TimmsLab VoteRôle
11 May 2001Stopped being Member, Public Accounts Committee
Commons2 May 2001City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 May 2001City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) - Interpretation Majorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
30 Dec 1999Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Social Security),
3 Nov 1999Became Member, Public Accounts Committee
29 Jul 1999Became The Financial Secretary to the Treasury,
29 Jul 1999Stopped being Minister of State (Department of Social Security),
1 Jan 1999Became Minister of State (Department of Social Security),
28 Jul 1998Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Social Security),
Commons22 Jun 1998Crime and Disorder Bill [Lords] minorityno Rebel
21 Mar 1997Stopped being Member, Treasury Committee
21 Mar 1997Stopped being Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee)
15 Jan 1996Became Member, Treasury Committee
27 Jun 1994Became Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint 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
16% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
26% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
0% Academy Schools - for
92% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
100% Ban fox hunting
92% Bankers' Bonus Tax
69% 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
20% Coalition Programme for Government - For
95% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
0% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
20% Employee Shareholder Status
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
100% Energy Prices - More Affordable
6% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
82% European Union - For
4% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
25% Fixed Term Parliaments
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
100% Fox hunting - Ban
10% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
65% Fully Elected House of Lords
59% Further Devolution to Scotland
55% Further devolution to Wales
57% Gambling - Against permissiveness
0% GP Commissioning in the NHS
25% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
70% Homosexuality - Equal rights
58% Human Rights and Equality
100% Identity cards - For introduction
90% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
28% Increase Air Passenger Duty
7% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
23% Increase VAT
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
2% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
33% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Mansion Tax
95% Mass Retention of Communications Data
100% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
93% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
72% More powers for local councils
1% No detention without charge or trial
92% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
98% Nuclear power - For
96% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
83% Pension auto-enrolment - For
0% Police and Crime Commissioners
99% Post office - in favour of Government policy
1% Post office closures - against
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
15% Privatise Royal Mail
31% Promote Occupational Pensions
56% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
42% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
100% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
8% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
13% Reduce spending power of local government
15% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
2% Reducing the number of MPs - for
1% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
44% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
0% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
29% Register of Lobbyists
90% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
21% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
83% Right to strike
40% Same Sex Marriage - for
16% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
76% Smoking ban - In favour
62% Stop climate change
78% Stronger Military Covenant
48% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
2% Termination of pregnancy - against
97% Terrorism laws - For
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
8% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
61% Transparency of Parliament
88% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
10% University education fees - Should be free
61% University Tuition Fees - For
93% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
42% Voting age - Reduce to 16
42% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

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