Voting Record — Bernard Jenkin MP, North Essex (10312)

Bernard Jenkin is currently Chair, Draft Health Service Safety Investigation Bill (Joint Committee), Member, Liaison Committee (Commons), Chair, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee and Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 22 votes out of 827, 2.7% 827 votes out of 1288, 64.2% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 1 vote out of 777, 0.1% 777 votes out of 1246, 62.4% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 6 votes out of 786, 0.8% 786 votes out of 1273, 61.7% 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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HouseDateSubjectBernard JenkinCon VoteRôle
16 May 2018Became Chair, Draft Health Service Safety Investigation Bill (Joint Committee)
16 May 2018Stopped being Member, Draft Health Service Safety Investigation Bill (Joint Committee)
17 Apr 2018Became Member, Draft Health Service Safety Investigation Bill (Joint Committee)
6 Nov 2017Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
12 Jul 2017Became Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
12 Jul 2017Became Chair, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
3 May 2017Stopped being Chair, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
10 Sep 2015Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
18 Jun 2015Became Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
18 Jun 2015Became Chair, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Chair, Public Administration Committee
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Parliamentary Privilege (Joint Committee)
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
3 Feb 2015Stopped being Member, Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee)
6 Nov 2014Became Member, Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee)
3 Dec 2012Became Member, Parliamentary Privilege (Joint Committee)
19 Jul 2010Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
10 Jun 2010Became Chair, Public Administration Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Defence Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)
Commons7 Apr 2010Business of the House – wash-up period minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Mar 2010Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' expenses — Staff to be employees of Parliament minorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' expenses — Staff to continue to be employed by MPs — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons30 Apr 2009MPs' expenses — outer-London MPs can no longer claim second home minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 68 — Commencement Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' allowances — External audits and no more furniture — rejected Majorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Sibling compatibility only regenerative tissue — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for sibling tissue compatibility Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for gender-related illness Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Animal DNA may be inserted into an embryo Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Cannot use gametes or pronuclei — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
10 Mar 2008Became Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
27 Nov 2006Became Member, Defence Committee
7 Nov 2006Stopped being Deputy Chair, Conservative Party,
Commons17 May 2006Deferred Division — Conventions (Joint Committee) minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration Majorityno Rebel
8 Dec 2005Stopped being Shadow Minister (Energy and Climate Change),
1 Dec 2005Became Deputy Chair, Conservative Party,
10 May 2005Became Shadow Minister (Energy and Climate Change),
10 May 2005Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State (The Regions),
HouseDateSubjectBernard JenkinCon VoteRôle
1 Oct 2003Became Shadow Secretary of State (The Regions),
1 Oct 2003Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Defence,
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 4 (80 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
1 Sep 2001Became Shadow Secretary of State for Defence,
1 Sep 2001Stopped being Shadow Minister (Transport),
HouseDateSubjectBernard JenkinCon VoteRôle
Commons1 Mar 2001House of Commons (Removal of Clergy Disqualification) Bill - Removal of disqualification of clergy Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2000Deferred Divisions - Fisheries: Total Allowable Catches and Quotas 2001 bothno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons28 Feb 2000Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Feb 1999Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill — Clause 1 — Age of Consent for Homosexual Acts Majorityno Rebel
1 Jul 1998Stopped being Opposition Spokesperson (Constitutional Affairs, Scotland and Wales),
Commons22 Jun 1998Crime and Disorder Bill — Reduction of Age of Consent for Homosexual Acts to 16 Majorityno Rebel
19 Jun 1998Became Shadow Minister (Transport),
19 Jun 1998Stopped being Opposition Spokesperson (Environment, Transport and the Regions),
1 Jan 1998Became Opposition Spokesperson (Environment, Transport and the Regions),
Commons25 Nov 1997European Parliamentary Elections Bill tellnono Teller
1 Jul 1997Became Opposition Spokesperson (Constitutional Affairs, Scotland and Wales),
21 Mar 1997Stopped being Member, Social Security Committee
6 Dec 1993Became Member, Social Security 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
75% Asylum System - More strict
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
95% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
1% Fox hunting - Ban
68% Homosexuality - Equal rights
91% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
19% Minumum Wage
57% Nuclear power - For
97% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
75% Reducing the number of MPs - for
58% Smoking ban - In favour
100% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Voting age - Reduce to 16

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2005-2010, 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
100.0% John HowellHenleyCon
99.0% David DavisHaltemprice and HowdenCon
98.6% David CameronWitneyCon
97.7% Francis MaudeHorshamCon
97.5% David WillettsHavantCon

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