Voting Record — MPs for East Antrim

Sammy Wilson

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Sammy Wilson (show only their votes) 13 Dec 2019 still in office DUP 3 votes out of 370, 0.8% 370 votes out of 559, 66.2%
Sammy Wilson (show only their votes) 9 Jun 2017 6 Nov 2019 DUP 2 votes out of 377, 0.5% 377 votes out of 463, 81.4%
Sammy Wilson (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 3 May 2017 DUP 3 votes out of 249, 1.2% 249 votes out of 467, 53.3%
Sammy Wilson (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 DUP 21 votes out of 404, 5.2% 404 votes out of 1239, 32.6%
Sammy Wilson (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 DUP 9 votes out of 576, 1.6% 576 votes out of 1288, 44.7%
Mr Roy Beggs (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 UUP 4 votes out of 686, 0.6% 686 votes out of 1246, 55.1%
Mr Roy Beggs (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 UUP 1 vote out of 607, 0.2% 607 votes out of 1273, 47.7%

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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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Votes by Sammy Wilson MP
HouseDateSubjectSammy WilsonDUP VoteRôle
Commons16 Jun 2021Deferred Division — Climate Change minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Jun 2021Proceedings During the Pandemic minorityunknown Unknown
Commons13 Oct 2020Fisheries Bill [Lords] — Schedule 3 - Sea fishing licences: further provision minorityno Rebel
Commons12 Oct 2020Agriculture Bill — New Clause After Clause 42 — Requirement for Agricultural and Food Imports to Meet Domestic Standards bothno Rebel
Commons23 Sep 2020Health Protection (Coronavirus) (Restrictions on Holding of Gatherings and Amendment) (England) Regulations 2020 — Ban on Gatherings of More than 30 People at Private Homes in England minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Jun 2020Demonstrations (Abortion Clinics) Bill — Leave to Bring In tellnono Teller
Votes by Sammy Wilson MP
HouseDateSubjectSammy WilsonDUP VoteRôle
Commons16 Jan 2019UK Participation In The EU Agency For Criminal Justice Cooperation (Eurojust) — EU Coordination and Cooperation in Policing and Justice minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Jan 2018Appointment of Professor Sir Ian Kennedy as Electoral Commissioner Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Sammy Wilson MP
HouseDateSubjectSammy WilsonDUP VoteRôle
Commons14 Mar 2017Budget Resolution 40. Alcoholic Liquor Duties (Rates) — Taxes on Alcoholic Drinks minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Jan 2017Wales Bill — After Clause 48 — Devolution of Regulation of Gaming Machines — Maximum Charge Threshold Majorityaye Rebel
Commons8 Sep 2015Finance Bill — New Clause 2 — Report on Application of Climate Change Levy Tax To Electricity Generated from Renewable Sources Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons8 Sep 2015Finance Bill — Application of Climate Change Levy Tax to Electricity Generated from Renewable Sources Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons17 Jun 2015Opposition Day — Report on Impact of Spending Review Options on Productivity minorityno Rebel
Votes by Sammy Wilson MP
HouseDateSubjectSammy WilsonDUP VoteRôle
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Jan 2015Opposition Day — Further Public Spending Cuts Majorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law minorityunknown Unknown
Commons23 Oct 2014Repeal of the Fixed-term Parliaments Act 2011 minorityunknown Unknown
Commons15 Jul 2014Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Bill — Fast-Track Timetable — House of Commons Stages in Single Day minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Jul 2014Finance Bill — New Clause 10 — Review Impact of Changes to the Annual Investment Allowance Made in 2011 Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Feb 2014Abolition of the National Consumer Council and Transfer of Estate Agent Regulation to Powys Trading Standards Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Jan 2014Civil Legal Aid (Merits Criteria) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations — Legal Aid In Cases With Borderline Prospect of Success Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Dec 2013Business of the House — Time for Consideration of Private Members' Bills minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Sep 2013Opposition Day — Living Standards — Energy Prices and Profits Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons4 Sep 2013Opposition Day — Jobs — Capital Investment — Mansion Tax — Income Tax — Rail Fares — Energy Bills — Private Tenants — Pensions — Payday Loans — Banking, Planning and Skills Reforms Majorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Jun 2013Energy Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Jun 2013Energy Bill — Clause 10 — Financial Incentives for Larger Small Scale Low Carbon Generation Plants Majorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Jun 2013Energy Bill — Clause 1 — Requirement to Set a Decarbonisation Target Range Majorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Mar 2013Crime and Courts Bill — Schedule 13 — Diversity of Judicial appointments Majorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Oct 2012Draft Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012 — Under Occupation Critera — Local Housing Allowance Rates Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons17 Oct 2012European Union — Regulation of Emission of Pollutants from Ships Majorityno Rebel
Commons25 Jan 2012London Local Authorities Bill — Closure of Debate on Street Litter Control Notices Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill — Schedule 1 — Process for National vs Local Allocation of Business Rates Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill — Schedule 1 — Considerations When Determining Local vs National Share of Business Rates Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill — Clause 1 — Local Retention of Business Rates Majorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Oct 2011Health and Social Care Bill — Drop the Bill — Cross Party Talks on NHS Commissioning Majorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2011Use of Hand-held Electronic Devices and Social Media in the Chamber (Backbench Business) minorityunknown Unknown
Commons11 Oct 2011Protection of Freedoms Bill — Third Reading — DNA Retention, Clamping, CCTV, FOI Datasets Majorityno Rebel
Commons17 May 2011Localism Bill — Schedule 2 — Allowing Voters to Express a Second Preference When Electing Mayors Majorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Mar 2011Local Government Publicity Majorityno Rebel
Commons1 Dec 2010Draft Scottish Parliament (Elections etc.) Order 2010 — Scottish Parliament Election Rules minorityaye Rebel
Commons21 Jul 2010Use of the House of Commons Chamber by the United Kingdom Youth Parliament minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 Jul 2010Timetable for Debate on Use of the Commons Chamber by UK Youth Parliament minorityaye Rebel
Votes by Sammy Wilson MP
HouseDateSubjectSammy WilsonDUP VoteRôle
Commons25 Nov 2009Christmas Holiday Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Nov 2009Constitutional Reform and Governance Bill — Power to appoint and approve senior civil servants in the Scottish Executive Majorityaye Rebel
Commons21 Oct 2009Government to sign up to 10:10 climate change campaign — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Nov 2008Orders of the Day — Clause 154 — Rules minorityunknown Unknown
Commons29 Oct 2008Opposition Day — [11th Allotted Day — Second Part] — Canterbury City Council Bill (By Order) minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Oct 2008Climate Change Bill — Report on the civil estate tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons9 Jul 2008Northern Ireland (Sentences) Act 1998 — Specified Organisations Majorityno Rebel
Commons9 Jul 2008Biometric registration of immigrants — Civil Penalty Code of Practice minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Jul 2008Biometric registration of immigrants — Regulations minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Jul 2008Cost of Living — Calls for a review of mechanisms — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Jun 2008Planning Bill — Third reading Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons25 Jun 2008Planning Bill — Mobile phone masts to require certificates — rejected Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons14 May 2008Deferred Divisions — Banks and Banking Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons2 Apr 2008Northern Rock plc Transfer Order 2008 — Not annulled minorityno Rebel
Commons9 Jan 2008Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill — Preventing prison officers from taking industrial action minorityunknown Unknown
Commons13 Dec 2006Delegated Legislation — Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006 tellnono Teller
Votes by Mr Roy Beggs MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Roy BeggsUUP VoteRôle
Commons20 Jan 2004Crown Employment (Nationality) Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons7 Jan 2004Care Homes minorityunknown Unknown
Commons16 Dec 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — Clause 4 — Electoral Commission report minorityunknown Unknown
Commons16 Dec 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — New Clause 4 — Conduct of elections under a pilot order minorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill — Clause 42 — Applications by Prosecution for Certain Complex or Lengthy Trials to be Conducted without Jury minorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill — Clause 41 — Application by Defendant for Trial to be conducted without Jury minorityunknown Unknown
Commons8 Jul 2003House of Lords Reform — Exclusion of remaining Hereditary Peers minorityunknown Unknown
Commons14 Apr 2003Smoking (Restaurants) Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2003Police (Northern Ireland) Bill [Lords] — New Clause 4 — Appointment of Constables with Special Policing Skills Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons27 Mar 2003Police (Northern Ireland) Bill [Lords] — Clause 12 — Investigations into Current Police Practices and Policies tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Feb 2003Northern Ireland tellnono Teller
Commons20 Nov 2002Home Affairs Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 May 2002Ways and Means — National Insurance Contributions Majorityno Rebel
Commons23 Apr 2002Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons9 Jan 2002Northern Ireland Arms Decommissioning (Amendment) Bill — New Clause 1 — Commencement tellnono Teller
Votes by Mr Roy Beggs MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Roy BeggsUUP VoteRôle
Commons13 Dec 2000The Economy minorityunknown Unknown
Commons21 Nov 2000Police (Northern Ireland) Bill - Discrimination in appointments tellnono Teller
Commons11 Jul 2000Police (Northern Ireland) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons11 Jul 2000Police (Northern Ireland) Bill - District policing partnership sub-groups for Belfast tellnono Teller
Commons6 Jun 2000Police (Northern Ireland) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jan 2000Disqualifications Bill tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jan 2000Disqualifications Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Jun 1999Planning and Transport Congestion minorityunknown Unknown
Commons17 May 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill minorityunknown Unknown
Commons24 Feb 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) minorityunknown Unknown
Commons27 Oct 1998Working Time Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons31 Jul 1998Northern Ireland Bill tellnono Teller
Commons30 Jul 1998Northern Ireland Bill - Transferred, excepted and reserved matters tellayeaye Teller
Commons30 Jun 1998Finance (No. 2) Bill - Repayment of dividend tax credit to non-taxpayers minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Apr 1998Northern Ireland (Elections) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons22 Apr 1998Northern Ireland (Elections) Bill - The Assembly tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Dec 1997Public Processions (Northern Ireland) Bill [Lords] tellnono Teller

Policy Comparisons

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

92% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
69% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
77% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
58% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
66% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
72% Asylum System - More strict
77% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
64% Bankers' Bonus Tax
0% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
99% Business and community control of schools: For
58% Cap or Reduce Public Sector Redundancy Payments
50% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
50% Closed Material Proceedure
34% Coalition Programme for Government - For
50% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
50% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
74% Delegate more powers to government ministers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
45% Do more to help refugees inclding children
50% Employee Shareholder Status
53% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
68% Energy Prices - More Affordable
0% English Votes on English Laws etc.
45% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
20% European Union Integration - For
45% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
81% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
60% Fixed Term Parliaments
16% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
38% Fully Elected House of Lords
33% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
37% Further devolution to Scotland
39% Further devolution to Wales
69% Gambling - Against permissiveness
50% GP Commissioning in the NHS
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
40% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
21% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
50% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
7% Homosexuality - Equal rights
50% HS2 - In Favour
28% Human Rights and Equality
5% Identity cards - For introduction
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
25% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
17% Incentivise membership of press regulator
52% Increase Air Passenger Duty
47% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
23% Increase VAT
42% Inheritance Tax
72% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
50% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
37% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
64% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
50% Localise Council Tax Support
36% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
60% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
60% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
25% Mansion Tax
81% Mass Retention of Communications Data
67% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Member trustees on pension boards
50% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
31% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
58% Minumum Wage
0% More Emergency Service Workers
75% More funds for social care
77% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
49% More powers for local councils
0% MPs decide if to approve a withdrawal agreeement
13% No detention without charge or trial
29% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
50% Nuclear power - For
39% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
60% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
48% Police and Crime Commissioners
12% Post office - in favour of Government policy
88% Post office closures - against
7% Preserve Environmental Protection on EU Withdrawal
75% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
31% Privatise Royal Mail
66% Promote Occupational Pensions
23% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
47% Public Ownership of Railways
48% Rail Fares - Lower
100% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
72% Reduce capital gains tax
63% Reduce central funding for local government
35% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
100% Reduce taxes on domestic property transactions
38% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
42% Reducing the number of MPs - for
50% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
86% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
4% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
25% Register of Lobbyists
44% Regulate letting agent fees
25% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
34% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
63% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
15% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
51% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
25% Retain funds from council house sales locally
62% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
23% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
58% Right to strike
25% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
8% Same Sex Marriage - for
79% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Sell England's Public Forests
64% Smoking ban - In favour
25% State control of bus services
27% Stop climate change
50% Stronger Military Covenant
59% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
50% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Termination of pregnancy - against
67% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
91% Tougher on illegal immigration
78% Trade Union Regulation
58% Transparency of Parliament
71% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
9% University Tuition Fees - For
77% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
17% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
50% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices
71% Woman's pension age increase - slow transition

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