Voting Record — John Baron MP, Basildon and Billericay (10715)

John Baron

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 0 votes out of 229, 0.0% 229 votes out of 281, 81.5% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 6 votes out of 278, 2.2% 278 votes out of 467, 59.5% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 48 votes out of 804, 6.0% 804 votes out of 1239, 64.9% 0 times

External Links

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).

See also all votes... attended | possible

HouseDateSubjectJohn BaronCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectJohn BaronCon VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Chair, Foreign Affairs Sub-Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Foreign Affairs Committee
Commons23 Mar 2016High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
5 Jan 2016Became Chair, Foreign Affairs Sub-Committee
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria — Decline to Authorise minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2015Selection of the UK Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe minorityno Rebel
Commons3 Nov 2015Access to Medical Treatments (Innovation) Bill — Database of Innovative Treatments — Departure from Accepted Practice — Money minorityaye Rebel
8 Jul 2015Became Member, Foreign Affairs Committee
Commons16 Jun 2015European Union Referendum Bill — Schedule 1 — Publication of Campaign Material by Government and Public Bodies minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectJohn BaronCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Foreign Affairs Committee
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 2 — Official Secrets Act 1989 — Defence of Disclosure to Historic Child Abuse Inquiry minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Sex-Selective Abortion is Illegal Majorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2015Infrastructure Bill — New Clause 16 — Pubs and Bars — Demolition and Change of Use minorityno Rebel
Commons19 Nov 2014Opposition Day — Rejoining of 35 European Union Justice and Home Affairs Measures minorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Nov 2014Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill — New Clause 2 — Pubs Code: Market Rent Only Option for Tenants of Large Pub-Owning Businesses Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law — If to make Decision minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Sep 2014UK Air Strikes Against ISIL in Iraq minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Apr 2014High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Apr 2014High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Decline Second Reading minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Dec 2013Recall of Elected Representatives — Power for Voters to Prompt New Election Before Term of Office Ends minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 Nov 2013Defence Reform Bill — New Clause 3 — Report and Parliamentary Approval of Plans on the Future of the Reserve Forces minorityno Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2013High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Aug 2013Syria and the Use of Chemical Weapons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jun 2013High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jun 2013High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Decline Second Reading minorityno Rebel
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
Commons16 Apr 2013Growth and Infrastructure Bill — Development orders: development within the curtilage of a dwelling house minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Jan 2013Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — New Clause on Review of Parliamentary Constituency Boundaries Majorityaye Rebel
Commons8 Nov 2012Increased Commercialisation of the House of Commons to Generate Income minorityno Rebel
Commons6 Nov 2012European Union — Banking Union and Economic and Monetary Union — European Banking Authority minorityno Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2012Seek Real Terms Cut in European Union Budget Majorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2012European Union — Regulation of Emission of Pollutants from Ships minorityaye 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
Commons10 Jul 2012House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Backbench Business Committee — Election of Members and Chair — Operation of Committee minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Election of Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Election of Backbench Business Committee by Parties minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Feb 2012Business of the House — Sittings of the House (20 and 23 March) minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Feb 2012Business of the House — Hold Westminister Hall Debate Session in Lieu of One Cancelled for Visit by Monarch minorityno Rebel
Commons20 Feb 2012Backbench Business — Iran — Rule out Use of Force — Redouble Diplomatic Efforts minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Nov 2011Deferred Division — Schengen Governance minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Oct 2011National Referendum on the United Kingdom's Membership of the European Union minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Oct 2011Protection of Freedoms Bill — Amendment to Programme Motion minorityno Rebel
Commons21 Mar 2011United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973 — Libya — No Fly Zone minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Feb 2011European Union — UK Contributions to the Eurozone Financial Stabilisation Mechanism minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Feb 2011European Union Bill — New Clause 11 — Referendum on EU Membership If Referendum Opposes Transfer of Powers minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2011European Union Bill — Clause 9 — Approval required in connection with Title V of Part 3 of TFEU minorityno Rebel
Commons24 Jan 2011European Union Bill — Clause 5 — Statement to be laid before Parliament minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2010Equitable Life (Payments) Bill — Clause 1 — Payments minorityno Rebel
Commons2 Nov 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2010Draft EU Budget 2011 minorityno Rebel
Commons9 Sep 2010UK Armed Forces in Afghanistan (Backbench Business) minorityaye Rebel
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Foreign Affairs Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Opposition Whip (Commons),
3 Jul 2007Became Opposition Whip (Commons),
3 Jul 2007Stopped being Shadow Minister (Health),
1 Jul 2003Became Shadow Minister (Health),
18 Mar 2003Stopped being Shadow Minister (Health),
16 Dec 2002Stopped being Member, Education & Skills Committee
1 Jun 2002Became Shadow Minister (Health),
12 Nov 2001Became Member, Education & Skills 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
19% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Assisted Dying
12% Bankers' Bonus Tax
77% Delegate more powers to government ministers
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
18% European Union - For
92% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
9% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
22% Further devolution to Wales
79% GP Commissioning in the NHS
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
79% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
62% Homosexuality - Equal rights
7% HS2 - In Favour
16% Human Rights and Equality
86% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
93% Increase VAT
25% Inheritance Tax
6% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
17% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
64% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
0% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
70% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
84% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
93% Reduce central funding for local government
94% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
50% Reducing the number of MPs - for
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
25% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
76% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
36% Right to strike
41% Smoking ban - In favour
9% State control of bus services
93% Trident replacement - In favour
7% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2017-present, 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.

AgreementNameConstituencyParty
No results found

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.

TWe're working on updating the site, but if you'd like to talk to us about the project, please email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Help keep PublicWhip alive