Voting Record — Ed Vaizey MP, Wantage (11905)

Ed Vaizey is currently Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
9 Jun 2017 still in office Con 35 votes out of 353, 9.9% 353 votes out of 438, 80.6% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 368, 0.0% 368 votes out of 467, 78.8% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 6 votes out of 818, 0.7% 818 votes out of 1239, 66.0% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 15 votes out of 689, 2.2% 689 votes out of 1288, 53.5% 1 time

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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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HouseDateSubjectEd VaizeyCon VoteRôle
Commons18 Jul 2019Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill — Progress reports Majorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Jul 2019Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill — Progress reports Majorityno Rebel
Commons9 Jul 2019Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill — International obligations Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Clause 1 — Directions for the Prime Minister Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Clause 1 — Consideration by MPs of Any Withdrawal Delay Proposed by the European Council Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2019Business of the House — European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — MPs to Decide if to Delay UK Withdrawal from EU Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2019Business of the House — Consideration of Motions on EU Withdrawal on 8 April 2019 ayeno Rebel
Commons1 Apr 2019EU: Withdrawal and Future Relationship — Motion (G) Parliamentary Supremacy — MPs to Decide Between Remaining in the EU and Leaving Without a Withdrawal Agreement minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Apr 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship — Motion (E) Confirmatory Public Vote on Withdrawal Agreement and Framework for Future Relationship minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Apr 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship — Motion (D) Common Market 2.0 — Retain Relatively Free Movement of People and Goods via European Free Trade Association Membership — External Tarriff Alignment with the EU minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Apr 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship — Motion (C) Customs Union minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Apr 2019Business of the House — Proceedure for Consideration of the UK's Withdrawal From the EU Majorityno Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (O) — Seeking Preferential Trade Arrangements To Apply In Absense of Withdrawal Agreement Majorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (J) — Customs Union minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (H) — Retain Relatively Free Movement of People and Goods via European Free Trade Association Membership — No Customs Union with EU minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (D) — Retain Freedom of Movement of People and Goods via European Free Trade Association Membership minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (B) — Leave Without a Deal on 12 April 2019 Majorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019Business of the House — Proceedure for Consideration of the UK's Withdrawal From the EU Majorityno Rebel
Commons25 Mar 2019Business of the House — Precedence for Government Business Majorityno Rebel
Commons25 Mar 2019Business of the House — Enable MPs to Decide Between Leaving the European Union Without a Withdrawal Agreement and Delaying Withdrawal minorityno Rebel
Commons25 Mar 2019Business of the House — Precedence for Government Business bothno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the European Union — Delay Withdrawal if MPs Agree Withdrawal Agreement Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the EU — Consider Cross Party Proposal To Seek Majority Support in the House of Commons minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the EU — Preventing Delay Withdrawing Continuing Beyond 30 June 2019 minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the European Union — Leaving Without a Withdrawal Agreement Majorityno Rebel
Commons13 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the European Union Majorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the European Union — Leaving Without an Agreement Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Jan 2019European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 — Reject Leaving the European Union Without a Withdrawal Agreement Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Jan 2019European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 — Seek to Delay Withdrawal Until 31 December 2019 if no Withdrawal Agreement by 26 February 2019 minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Jan 2019European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 — Prioritising Debate on Withdrawal in the House of Commons — Enabling MPs to Amend Motions minorityno Rebel
Commons9 Jan 2019Timescale for Setting Out Plan for Negotiations if Proposed Agreement for the UK Withdrawal from the EU is Rejected by MPs Majorityno Rebel
Commons8 Jan 2019Finance Bill — Clause 89 — Activing Treasury Powers to Maintain Effective Tax Laws on the UK's Withdrawal from the EU only in Certain Circumstances Majorityno Rebel
Commons4 Dec 2018Consideration of European Union Withdrawal Motions — Allowing Amendments Majorityno Rebel
Commons24 Oct 2018Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and Exercise of Functions) Bill — New Clause 7 — Equal Rights for People of Northern Ireland Majorityno Rebel
12 Dec 2017Became Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art
HouseDateSubjectEd VaizeyCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art
26 Oct 2016Became Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art
15 Jul 2016Stopped being Minister of State for Culture and the Digital Economy (Jointly with Department for Culture Media and,
15 Jul 2016Stopped being Minister of State for Culture and the Digital Economy (Jointly with Department for Business, Innovat,
HouseDateSubjectEd VaizeyCon VoteRôle
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Sex-Selective Abortion is Illegal Majorityaye Rebel
15 Jul 2014Became Minister of State for Culture and the Digital Economy (Jointly with Department for Culture Media and,
15 Jul 2014Became Minister of State for Culture and the Digital Economy (Jointly with Department for Business, Innovat,
15 Jul 2014Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport,
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
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
21 Dec 2010Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Culture, Communicati,
22 May 2010Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport,
21 May 2010Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Culture, Communicati,
6 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport),
HouseDateSubjectEd VaizeyCon VoteRôle
Commons7 Apr 2010Digital Economy Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons27 Feb 2009Prayers tellnono Teller
Commons10 Jun 2008Counter Terrorism Bill — Lord Chief Justice to appoint "special coroners" — rejected bothaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Prospects for life of handicapped child must be given before abortion — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires male role model — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires father and mother — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Sibling compatibility only regenerative tissue — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for sibling tissue compatibility Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Animal DNA may be inserted into an embryo Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Jan 2008Protection of freedom of expression (sexual orientation) Majorityaye Rebel
6 Nov 2007Stopped being Member, Environmental Audit Committee
Commons25 Oct 2007Modernisation of the House of Commons — Handheld email devices Majorityaye Rebel
12 Mar 2007Stopped being Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno 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
31 Jul 2006Became Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport),
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails minorityaye Rebel
16 Jan 2006Became Member, Environmental Audit Committee
13 Jul 2005Became Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons 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
45% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Academy Schools - for
1% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
68% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
65% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
87% Asylum System - More strict
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
23% Bankers' Bonus Tax
0% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
100% Business and community control of schools: For
50% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
92% Closed Material Proceedure
81% Coalition Programme for Government - For
50% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
50% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
69% Delegate more powers to government ministers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
45% Do more to help refugees inclding children
80% Employee Shareholder Status
85% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
28% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
95% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
33% European Union - For
84% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
97% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
60% Fixed Term Parliaments
17% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
79% Fully Elected House of Lords
27% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
13% Further devolution to Scotland
20% Further devolution to Wales
41% Gambling - Against permissiveness
93% GP Commissioning in the NHS
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
87% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
42% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
92% Homosexuality - Equal rights
93% HS2 - In Favour
34% Human Rights and Equality
11% Identity cards - For introduction
83% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
50% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
90% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
85% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
76% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
28% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
7% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
65% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
90% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
50% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
13% Mansion Tax
58% Mass Retention of Communications Data
63% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
31% Minumum Wage
0% More Emergency Service Workers
0% More funds for social care
10% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
32% More powers for local councils
38% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
58% Nuclear power - For
28% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
17% Pension auto-enrolment - For
90% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
53% Promote Occupational Pensions
33% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
31% Public Ownership of Railways
12% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
80% Reduce capital gains tax
94% Reduce central funding for local government
90% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
92% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
85% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
70% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
71% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
1% Regulate letting agent fees
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
50% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
83% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
95% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
63% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
80% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
7% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
36% Right to strike
41% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
46% Smoking ban - In favour
32% State control of bus services
26% Stop climate change
22% Stronger Military Covenant
37% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
40% Termination of pregnancy - against
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
100% Tougher on illegal immigration
100% Trade Union Regulation
50% Transparency of Parliament
86% 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
17% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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