Voting Record — Nick Brown MP, Newcastle upon Tyne East (10069)

Nick Brown is currently Member, Public Accounts Commission and Opposition Chief Whip (Commons),

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 0 votes out of 279, 0.0% 279 votes out of 338, 82.5% 0 times
9 Jun 2017 6 Nov 2019 Lab 1 vote out of 392, 0.3% 392 votes out of 463, 84.7% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Lab 3 votes out of 312, 1.0% 312 votes out of 467, 66.8% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 5 votes out of 929, 0.5% 929 votes out of 1239, 75.0% 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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HouseDateSubjectNick BrownLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectNick BrownLab VoteRôle
Commons20 Nov 2017Budget Resolution — Customs Duties — Goods from the European Union Majorityaye Rebel
16 Nov 2017Became Member, Public Accounts Commission
HouseDateSubjectNick BrownLab VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Public Accounts Commission
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Members Estimate Committee
31 Oct 2016Stopped being Member, House of Commons Commission
17 Oct 2016Stopped being Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
17 Oct 2016Stopped being Chair, Finance Committee (Commons)
17 Oct 2016Stopped being Chair, Finance Committee (Commons)
6 Oct 2016Became Opposition Chief Whip (Commons),
Commons20 Jul 2016Electoral Reform (Proportional Representation and Reduction of Voting Age) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Jul 2016UK's Nuclear Deterrent — Replacement of Trident Nuclear Submarines — Maintenance of Continuous At Sea Deterrence minorityaye Rebel
10 Nov 2015Became Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority
4 Nov 2015Became Member, Public Accounts Commission
Commons11 Sep 2015Assisted Dying Bill — Second Reading minorityno Rebel
10 Sep 2015Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
21 Jul 2015Became Chair, Finance Committee (Commons)
21 Jul 2015Became Chair, Finance Committee (Commons)
21 Jul 2015Stopped being Member, Finance Committee (Commons)
20 Jul 2015Became Member, Finance Committee (Commons)
9 Jul 2015Became Member, Members Estimate Committee
9 Jul 2015Became Member, House of Commons Commission
HouseDateSubjectNick BrownLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority
Commons15 Jul 2014Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Bill — Fast-Track Timetable — House of Commons Stages in Single Day minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Dec 2013Recall of Elected Representatives — Power for Voters to Prompt New Election Before Term of Office Ends minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills Majorityaye Rebel
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
8 Oct 2010Stopped being Shadow Parliamentary Secretary and Chief Whip,
23 Jun 2010Became Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority
12 May 2010Became Shadow Parliamentary Secretary and Chief Whip,
6 May 2010Stopped being The Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury,
6 May 2010Stopped being Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (North East) ,
27 Oct 2008Stopped being Member, Administration Committee
3 Oct 2008Became The Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury,
3 Oct 2008Stopped being The Treasurer of Her Majesty's Household,
12 Jul 2007Became Member, Administration Committee
29 Jun 2007Became Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (North East) ,
28 Jun 2007Became The Treasurer of Her Majesty's Household,
13 Jun 2003Stopped being Minister (Department for Work and Pensions) (Work),
8 Jun 2001Became Minister (Department for Work and Pensions) (Work),
8 Jun 2001Stopped being Minister of State (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food),
27 Jul 1998Became Minister of State (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food),
26 Jul 1998Stopped being Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury (Chief Whip),
3 May 1997Became Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury (Chief Whip),
1 May 1997Stopped being Opposition Deputy Chief Whip (Commons),
1 Jan 1995Became Opposition Deputy Chief Whip (Commons),
1 Jan 1995Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Health),
1 Jan 1994Became Shadow Spokesperson (Health),
1 Jan 1994Stopped being Shadow Deputy Leader of the House of Commons,
1 Jan 1992Became Shadow Deputy Leader of the House of Commons,
1 Jan 1992Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury),
1 Jan 1988Became Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury),
1 Jan 1988Stopped being Shadow Solicitor General,
1 Jan 1985Became Shadow Solicitor General,

Policy Comparisons

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

10% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
0% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
92% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
66% Apprenticeships
75% Assisted Dying
61% Asylum System - More strict
1% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
74% Ban fox hunting
89% Bankers' Bonus Tax
69% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Public Sector Redundancy Payments
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
15% Coalition Programme for Government - For
100% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
13% Cull Badgers
100% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
23% Delegate more powers to government ministers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
77% Do more to help refugees inclding children
10% Employee Shareholder Status
15% Encourage and incentivise saving
5% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
75% European Union Integration - For
16% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
64% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
74% Fox hunting - Ban
10% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
26% Fully Elected House of Lords
73% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
64% Further devolution to Scotland
70% Further devolution to Wales
58% Gambling - Against permissiveness
0% GP Commissioning in the NHS
100% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
22% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
51% Higher taxes on banks
25% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
89% Homosexuality - Equal rights
56% HS2 - In Favour
79% Human Rights and Equality
96% Identity cards - For introduction
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
75% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
7% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
13% Increase VAT
67% Inheritance Tax
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
15% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
94% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
95% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
100% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
35% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
10% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
40% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
100% Mansion Tax
64% Mass Retention of Communications Data
45% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Member trustees on pension boards
0% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
33% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
100% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
91% Minumum Wage
100% More Emergency Service Workers
100% More funds for social care
93% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
70% More powers for local councils
22% No detention without charge or trial
57% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
63% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
20% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
0% Police and Crime Commissioners
99% Post office - in favour of Government policy
75% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
35% Promote Occupational Pensions
41% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
84% Public Ownership of Railways
30% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
0% Reduce central funding for local government
10% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
8% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
21% Reducing the number of MPs - for
0% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
46% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
29% Register of Lobbyists
99% Regulate letting agent fees
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
91% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
88% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
16% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Retain funds from council house sales locally
0% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
78% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
86% Right to strike
79% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
89% Same Sex Marriage - for
0% Sell England's Public Forests
70% Smoking ban - In favour
50% State control of bus services
74% Stop climate change
78% Stronger Military Covenant
44% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
2% Trade Union Regulation
29% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
57% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
8% University education fees - Should be free
55% University Tuition Fees - For
69% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
81% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices
93% Woman's pension age increase - slow transition

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