Voting Record — Ian Mearns MP, Gateshead (24919)

Ian Mearns is currently Member, Liaison Committee (Commons), Member, Education Committee, Chair, Backbench Business Committee and Chair, Backbench Business Committee

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
13 Dec 2019 still in office Lab 2 votes out of 284, 0.7% 284 votes out of 338, 84.0% 0 times
9 Jun 2017 6 Nov 2019 Lab 1 vote out of 383, 0.3% 383 votes out of 463, 82.7% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Lab 1 vote out of 325, 0.3% 325 votes out of 467, 69.6% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 4 votes out of 918, 0.4% 918 votes out of 1239, 74.1% 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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HouseDateSubjectIan MearnsLab VoteRôle
Commons25 Mar 2021Coronavirus Act 2020 (Review of Temporary Provisions) (No.2) minorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Dec 2020Sittings of the House Majorityno Rebel
20 May 2020Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
2 Mar 2020Became Member, Education Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Stopped being Member, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Stopped being Member, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Stopped being Member, Backbench Business Committee
27 Jan 2020Stopped being Member, Backbench Business Committee
HouseDateSubjectIan MearnsLab VoteRôle
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Member, Liaison Committee Sub-committee on the effectiveness and influence of the select committee system
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Member, Education Committee
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
13 Feb 2019Became Member, Liaison Committee Sub-committee on the effectiveness and influence of the select committee system
Commons25 Jun 2018National Policy Statement: Airports — Heathrow Northwest Runway minorityaye Rebel
6 Nov 2017Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
11 Sep 2017Became Member, Education Committee
12 Jul 2017Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
12 Jul 2017Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
HouseDateSubjectIan MearnsLab VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Education, Skills and the Economy Sub-Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Education Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
Commons8 Feb 2017Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) Between the European Union and Canada minorityaye Rebel
24 May 2016Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
24 May 2016Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
12 May 2016Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
12 May 2016Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
12 May 2016Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
12 May 2016Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
25 Nov 2015Became Member, Education, Skills and the Economy Sub-Committee
10 Sep 2015Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
6 Jul 2015Became Member, Education Committee
Commons18 Jun 2015European Union Referendum Bill — Clause 2 — Entitlement of EU Citizens to Vote in Referendum on the UK's Membership of the EU bothno Rebel
18 Jun 2015Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
18 Jun 2015Became Chair, Backbench Business Committee
HouseDateSubjectIan MearnsLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Education Committee
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
Commons22 Oct 2014Reappointment of Ian Kennedy as Chair of Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority minorityaye Rebel
30 Jun 2014Became Member, Backbench Business Committee
14 May 2014Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
10 Jun 2013Became Member, Backbench Business Committee
25 Apr 2013Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays minorityno Rebel
12 Jun 2012Became Member, Backbench Business Committee
1 May 2012Stopped being Chair, Backbench Business Committee
Commons19 Oct 2011House of Commons Recess Dates — Winter 2011-12 Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Jun 2011Ban on Smoking in Private Vehicles tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Jan 2011European Union Bill — Clause 6 — Referendum on Emergency Financial Assistance for EU Member States bothaye Rebel
8 Nov 2010Became Member, Backbench Business Committee
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Education 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
20% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
69% Apprenticeships
8% Asylum System - More strict
0% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Public Sector Redundancy Payments
55% Do more to help refugees inclding children
0% Employee Shareholder Status
10% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
8% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
99% Fully Elected House of Lords
73% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
61% Further devolution to Scotland
84% Gambling - Against permissiveness
14% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
54% Higher taxes on banks
91% Homosexuality - Equal rights
50% HS2 - In Favour
88% Human Rights and Equality
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
12% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
14% Increase VAT
100% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
50% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
0% Localise Council Tax Support
35% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
52% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
100% Mansion Tax
0% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
74% Minumum Wage
100% More funds for social care
50% No detention without charge or trial
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Promote Occupational Pensions
40% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
100% Public Ownership of Railways
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
6% Reduce central funding for local government
8% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
21% Reducing the number of MPs - for
57% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
100% Regulate letting agent fees
99% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
88% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
77% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
82% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
76% Same Sex Marriage - for
0% Sell England's Public Forests
100% Smoking ban - In favour
99% State control of bus services
83% Stop climate change
83% Stronger Military Covenant
44% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
0% University Tuition Fees - For
93% Woman's pension age increase - slow transition

Possible Friends (more...)

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