Voting Record — Viscount Goschen (12914)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller

External Links

Interesting Votes

Votes in parliament for which this Lord's vote differed from the majority vote of their party (Rebel), or in which this Lord was a teller (Teller), or both (Rebel Teller).

See also all votes... attended | possible

HouseDateSubjectViscount GoschenCon VoteRôle
Lords26 Nov 2014Consumer Rights Bill — Report (3rd Day) minorityno Rebel
Lords28 Jan 2014Children and Families Bill — Report (4th Day) minorityno Rebel
30 Oct 2007Stopped being Member, Committee on Regulators
Lords14 Mar 2007House of Lords: Reform (80pc elected, 20pc appointed) minorityno Rebel
23 Nov 2006Became Member, Committee on Regulators
Lords12 May 2006Assisted Dying for the Terminally Ill Bill — Delay Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Lords8 Jul 2004Traffic Management Bill tellayeaye Teller
Lords5 Jul 2004Children Bill [HL] tellnono Teller
Lords4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — 80 per cent elected/20 per cent appointed minorityno Rebel
Lords4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — fully elected minorityno Rebel
Lords4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — fully appointed minorityaye Rebel
7 Nov 2002Stopped being Member, Finance and Staff Sub Committee
26 Jun 2001Became Member, Finance and Staff Sub Committee
Lords19 Feb 2001Regulatory Reform Bill [H.L.] tellayeaye Teller
2 May 1997Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport),
20 Jul 1994Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport),

Policy Comparisons

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

AgreementPolicy
38% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Assisted Dying
28% Asylum System - More strict
50% Business and community control of schools: For
50% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
50% Control Orders
84% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
24% European Union - For
19% Fox hunting - Ban
50% Gambling - Against permissiveness
33% Homosexuality - Equal rights
39% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
100% No detention without charge or trial
100% Reducing the number of MPs - for
50% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
50% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Smoking ban - In favour
57% Stop climate change
50% Terrorism laws - For
54% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which Lords voted most similarly to this one in the Parliament. This is measured from 0% agreement (never voted the same) to 100% (always voted the same). Only votes that both Lords attended are counted. This may reveal relationships between Lords that were previously unsuspected. Or it may be nonsense.

AgreementNameParty
100.0%Baroness Chapman Crossbench
100.0%The Bishop of ChelmsfordBishop
100.0%Lord Guthrie of CraigiebankCrossbench
100.0%Baroness Meacher Crossbench
100.0%The Bishop of PeterboroughBishop
(8 MPs voted exactly the same as this one)

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

There are lots of plans afoot, including extensive redevelopment of the site and plans for new functionality. To keep up with what's happening, please check out the blog. We're working on updating all the contact details throughout the site, but if you'd like to talk to us about the project, please email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Advertisement - Helping keeping PublicWhip alive