Voting Record — Tom Clarke MP, Coatbridge and Chryston (10116)

Tom Clarke

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 10 votes out of 1055, 0.9% 1055 votes out of 1246, 84.7% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 11 votes out of 898, 1.2% 898 votes out of 1273, 70.5% 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 ClarkeLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Committee on Standards
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Committee on Privileges
7 Jan 2013Stopped being Member, Standards and Privileges Committee
7 Jan 2013Became Member, Committee on Standards
7 Jan 2013Became Member, Committee on Privileges
26 Mar 2012Stopped being Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee)
23 Jun 2011Became Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee)
26 Jul 2010Became Member, Standards and Privileges Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Administration Committee
4 Feb 2008Became Member, Administration Committee
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — New Clause 2 — Excluded decisions (No. 2) minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — New Clause 1 — Excluded decisions minorityno Rebel
27 May 2004Stopped being Member, Draft Disability Discrimination Bill (Joint Committee)
15 Jan 2004Became Member, Draft Disability Discrimination Bill (Joint Committee)
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Case for war not established — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Feb 2003Iraq — Case for war is unproven — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — House of Lords to be abolished — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2002Adoption and Children Bill — [3rd Allotted Day] — Clause 131 — General interpretation, etc. minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons — SELECT COMMITTEES (No. 1) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Parliamentary Pensions Majorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectTom ClarkeLab VoteRôle
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations minorityaye Rebel
Commons8 May 2000Regulation of Investigatory Powers Bill - Persons entitled to grant authorisations under bothno Rebel
Commons9 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - Incapacity benefit: reduction for pension payments minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - Incapacity benefit: restriction to recent contributors minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - New allowances for bereaved spouses minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - Incapacity benefit: restriction to recent contributors minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - Incapacity benefit: restriction to recent contributors minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Feb 1999Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill — Clause 1 — Age of Consent for Homosexual Acts minorityaye Rebel
28 Jul 1998Stopped being Minister of State (Department of National Heritage/Department for Culture, Media and Sport),
6 May 1997Became Minister of State (Department of National Heritage/Department for Culture, Media and Sport),
1 May 1997Stopped being Shadow Cabinet Minister for Disabled People's Rights,
1 Jul 1995Became Shadow Cabinet Minister for Disabled People's Rights,
22 Jul 1994Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for International Development,
1 Jul 1993Became Shadow Secretary of State for International Development,
1 Jul 1993Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland,
10 Apr 1992Became Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland,
9 Apr 1992Stopped being Shadow Minister (Disability),
16 Mar 1992Stopped being Member, Health and Social Care Committee
31 Oct 1991Became Member, Health and Social Care Committee
12 Jun 1987Became Shadow Minister (Disability),
19 Mar 1987Stopped being Member, Scottish Affairs Committee
17 Dec 1982Became Member, Scottish Affairs 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
24% Academy Schools - for
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Assisted Dying
99% Asylum System - More strict
100% Ban fox hunting
76% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
16% Closed Material Proceedure
20% Coalition Programme for Government - For
13% Cull Badgers
0% Employee Shareholder Status
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
0% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
75% European Union - For
8% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
29% Fixed Term Parliaments
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
100% Fox hunting - Ban
32% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
46% Fully Elected House of Lords
47% Further devolution to Scotland
55% Further devolution to Wales
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
39% Homosexuality - Equal rights
90% HS2 - In Favour
88% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Incentivise membership of press regulator
23% Increase VAT
0% Inheritance Tax
30% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
18% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
92% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
84% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
94% Minumum Wage
93% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
20% No detention without charge or trial
92% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
65% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
23% Parliament- Strengthen
83% Pension auto-enrolment - For
8% Police and Crime Commissioners
99% Post office - in favour of Government policy
1% Post office closures - against
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
50% Promote Occupational Pensions
56% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
100% Rail Fares - Lower
83% Reduce capital gains tax
13% Reduce central funding for local government
11% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
8% Reducing the number of MPs - for
31% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
0% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
29% Register of Lobbyists
99% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
16% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
42% Right to strike
48% Same Sex Marriage - for
35% Schools - Greater Autonomy
70% Smoking ban - In favour
100% State control of bus services
63% Stop climate change
94% Stronger Military Covenant
100% Termination of pregnancy - against
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
54% Transparency of Parliament
61% University Tuition Fees - For
55% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
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 2001-2005, 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
97.9%Mr Paul DaisleyBrent EastLab
97.6% Fabian HamiltonLeeds North EastLab
97.5%Mrs Helen LiddellAirdrie and ShottsLab
97.5%Dr Jack CunninghamCopelandLab
97.3%Mr Tony WorthingtonClydebank and MilngavieLab

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