Voting Record — Tom Harris MP, Glasgow South (10941)

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
Glasgow South 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 4 votes out of 767, 0.5% 767 votes out of 1239, 61.9% 1 time
Glasgow South 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 12 votes out of 979, 1.2% 979 votes out of 1288, 76.0% 0 times
Glasgow Cathcart 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 12 votes out of 995, 1.2% 995 votes out of 1246, 79.9% 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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HouseDateSubjectTom HarrisLab VoteRôle
Commons12 Oct 2009New Member — Clause 18 — Trust special administrators: consequential amendments minorityno Rebel
Commons24 Mar 2009Pension Credit and Personal Expense Allowance (Duty of Consultation and Review) — New Clause 11 — Guidance on offences that involve hatred on grounds of sexual orientation minorityno Rebel
5 Oct 2008Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport),
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 22 weeks — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 20 weeks — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires male role model — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires father and mother — rejected minorityno Rebel
18 Nov 2007Stopped being Member, Crossrail Bill Committee
14 Nov 2007Became Member, Crossrail Bill Committee
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
6 Sep 2006Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Patricia Hewitt, Secretary of State), Department of Health
6 Sep 2006Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport),
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — as amended minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — private clubs minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Nov 2005Representation of the People (Reduction of Voting Age) Majorityaye Rebel
10 Nov 2005Became PPS (Rt Hon Patricia Hewitt, Secretary of State), Department of Health

Policy Comparisons

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

43% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
8% Academy Schools - for
92% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
100% Asylum System - More strict
100% Ban fox hunting
84% Bankers' Bonus Tax
81% Business and community control of schools: For
30% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
32% Closed Material Proceedure
22% Coalition Programme for Government - For
100% Control Orders
100% Crossrail - In favour
13% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
10% Employee Shareholder Status
0% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
100% Energy Prices - More Affordable
6% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
74% European Union - For
15% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
29% Fixed Term Parliaments
80% Foundation hospitals - In favour
100% Fox hunting - Ban
15% Fully Elected House of Lords
41% Further Devolution to Scotland
50% Further devolution to Wales
45% Gambling - Against permissiveness
0% GP Commissioning in the NHS
36% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
21% Higher taxes on banks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
87% Homosexuality - Equal rights
70% HS2 - In Favour
71% Human Rights and Equality
100% Identity cards - For introduction
60% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
28% Increase Air Passenger Duty
6% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
27% Increase VAT
0% Inheritance Tax
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
3% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
13% Localise Council Tax Support
42% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
42% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
100% Mansion Tax
62% Mass Retention of Communications Data
12% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
71% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
82% Minumum Wage
86% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
66% More powers for local councils
18% No detention without charge or trial
83% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
99% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
42% Pension auto-enrolment - For
17% Police and Crime Commissioners
100% Post office - in favour of Government policy
0% Post office closures - against
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Privatise Royal Mail
22% Promote Occupational Pensions
56% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
1% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
50% Public Ownership of Railways
100% Rail Fares - Lower
5% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
42% Reduce capital gains tax
13% Reduce central funding for local government
15% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
15% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
22% Reducing the number of MPs - for
14% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
42% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
13% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
29% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
66% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
33% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
12% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
96% Same Sex Marriage - for
22% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
43% Smoking ban - In favour
100% State control of bus services
60% Stop climate change
94% Stronger Military Covenant
40% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
50% Termination of pregnancy - against
97% Terrorism laws - For
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
92% Trade Union Regulation
8% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
20% Transparency of Parliament
83% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
8% University education fees - Should be free
58% University Tuition Fees - For
76% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
0% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2005-2010, 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.

97.8% Robin CookLivingstonLab
97.7% Frank RoyMotherwell and WishawLab
97.1% John MacDougallGlenrothesLab
95.8% Gordon BanksOchil and South PerthshireLab
95.6% Thomas McAvoyRutherglen and Hamilton WestLab

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