Voting Record — William Hague MP, Richmond (Yorks) (10251)

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 still in office Con 7 votes out of 336, 2.1% 336 votes out of 1104, 30.4% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 5 votes out of 702, 0.7% 702 votes out of 1288, 54.5% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 6 votes out of 635, 0.9% 635 votes out of 1246, 51.0% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 0 votes out of 425, 0.0% 425 votes out of 1273, 33.4% 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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HouseDateSubjectWilliam HagueCon VoteRôle
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 8 — Domestic protection for persons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 6 — Protection of Beliefs About Marriage Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 3 — Conscientious Objection From Registrars to Marrying Same Sex Couples Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays Majorityaye Rebel
11 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Foreign Secretary, Foreign Affairs
HouseDateSubjectWilliam HagueCon VoteRôle
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — £650 catch-up payment — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increase with Public Sector Earnings Index — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increases capped to 2.3% — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration Majorityno Rebel
16 Dec 2005Became Shadow Foreign Secretary, Foreign Affairs
HouseDateSubjectMr William HagueCon VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being a member of the House of Lords Reform (Joint Committee)
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — New Clause 5 — Appointment of independent advocates (No. 2) Majorityaye Rebel
28 May 2004Became a member of the House of Lords Reform (Joint Committee)
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Liaison Committee: Power to Take Evidence minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons — SELECT COMMITTEES (No. 1) minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectMr William HagueCon VoteRôle
Commons13 Dec 2000Deferred Divisions - Fisheries: Total Allowable Catches and Quotas 2001 bothno Rebel

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
84% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
60% Academy Schools - for
25% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
0% Ban fox hunting
18% Bankers' Bonus Tax
68% Business and community control of schools: For
70% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
58% Closed Material Proceedure
64% Coalition Programme for Government - For
18% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
50% Employee Shareholder Status
50% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
23% Energy Prices - More Affordable
82% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
28% European Union - For
68% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
0% Fox hunting - Ban
84% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
62% Fully Elected House of Lords
50% Further Devolution to Scotland
45% Further devolution to Wales
51% Gambling - Against permissiveness
57% GP Commissioning in the NHS
50% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
42% Homosexuality - Equal rights
71% Human Rights and Equality
16% Identity cards - For introduction
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
61% Increase Air Passenger Duty
52% Increase Taxes on Companies Investing in Assets
56% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
68% Increase VAT
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
93% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
36% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
75% Localise Council Tax Support
43% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
25% Mansion Tax
76% Mass Retention of Communications Data
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
36% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
40% More powers for local councils
60% No detention without charge or trial
50% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
50% Nuclear power - For
43% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
66% Police and Crime Commissioners
1% Post office - in favour of Government policy
99% Post office closures - against
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
84% Privatise Royal Mail
62% Promote Occupational Pensions
36% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
50% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
0% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
74% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
83% Reduce spending power of local government
53% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
61% Reducing the number of MPs - for
88% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
50% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
79% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
87% Register of Lobbyists
28% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
73% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
61% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
87% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
75% Same Sex Marriage - for
66% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
41% Smoking ban - In favour
47% Stop climate change
38% Stronger Military Covenant
88% Termination of pregnancy - against
29% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
54% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
93% University education fees - Should be free
40% University Tuition Fees - For
93% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
50% Voting age - Reduce to 16
58% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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