Voting Record — Liam Fox MP, North Somerset (10213)

Liam Fox

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 Con 7 votes out of 740, 0.9% 740 votes out of 1021, 72.5% 0 times
9 Jun 2017 6 Nov 2019 Con 1 vote out of 332, 0.3% 332 votes out of 463, 71.7% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 2 votes out of 334, 0.6% 334 votes out of 467, 71.5% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 12 votes out of 790, 1.5% 790 votes out of 1239, 63.8% 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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HouseDateSubjectLiam FoxCon VoteRôle
Commons7 Mar 2023Public Order Bill — Clause 9 - Offence of interference with access to or provision of abortion services minorityunknown Unknown
25 Jan 2023Stopped being Member, Electricity and Gas Transmission (Compensation) Bill Committee
18 Jan 2023Became Member, Electricity and Gas Transmission (Compensation) Bill Committee
Commons16 Jan 2023Strikes (Minimum Service Levels) Bill bothno Rebel
Commons18 Oct 2022Public Order Bill — New Clause 11 - Offence of interference with access to or provision of abortion services minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Jun 2022Deferred Division — Health and Personal Social Services minorityaye Rebel
26 Jan 2022Stopped being Member, Down Syndrome Bill Committee
19 Jan 2022Became Member, Down Syndrome Bill Committee
Commons14 Dec 2021Draft Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) (No. 2) Regulations 2021 minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Dec 2021Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (Entry to Venues and Events) (England) Regulations 2021 (SI, 2021, No. 1416) minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Jun 2020Demonstrations (Abortion Clinics) Bill — Leave to Bring In minorityaye Rebel
Commons17 Jun 2020Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill — New Clause 1 — Funding Counselling, Support and Research — Marriage and Civil Partnerships minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Mar 2020Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Bill — Clause 1 — Communications Network Operators — High Risk Vendors — Access to Install Services minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectLiam FoxCon VoteRôle
24 Jul 2019Stopped being The Secretary of State for International Trade and President of the Board of Trade,
Commons18 Jul 2019Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill — Lords Amendments — Abortion — Marriage and Civil Partnerships — Transparency etc. minorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectLiam FoxCon VoteRôle
13 Jul 2016Became The Secretary of State for International Trade and President of the Board of Trade,
Commons7 Sep 2015European Union Referendum Bill — Government Influence in Referendum Campaign Majorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Jun 2015European Union Referendum Bill — Schedule 1 — Publication of Campaign Material by Government and Public Bodies minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectLiam FoxCon VoteRôle
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Nov 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Clause 2 — New Election as A Result of Conviction of an MP for An Offence Committed Before Their Election or Before Recall Bill Coming Into Force minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Nov 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Clause 1 — If Conviction of MP for Misconduct in Public Office Should Trigger New Election minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Make Same Sex Marriage Available to Armed Forces Personnel Outside the United Kingdom minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Amendments to Acts of Parliament in Light of the Introduction of Same Sex Marriage in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Changes to Laws on Consular Marriage Following Introduction of Same Sex Marriages in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Registration of Armed Forces Chapels for Same Sex Marriages minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Proceedures for Consenting to Registration of Shared Places of Worship for Same Sex Marriage minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Same Sex Marriage — Enabling Courts to Deal with Divorce or Annulment Proceedings minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills minorityno Rebel
14 Oct 2011Stopped being The Secretary of State for Defence,
Commons7 Sep 2011Health and Social Care Bill 2011 — Independent Abortion Advice minorityno Rebel
12 May 2010Became The Secretary of State for Defence,
6 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Defence,
7 Dec 2005Became Shadow Secretary of State for Defence,
7 Dec 2005Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State (Foreign Affairs),
10 May 2005Became Shadow Secretary of State (Foreign Affairs),
10 May 2005Stopped being Shadow Minister without Portfolio,
10 May 2005Stopped being Co-Chair, Conservative Party,
10 Nov 2003Became Shadow Minister without Portfolio,
10 Nov 2003Became Co-Chair, Conservative Party,
10 Nov 2003Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Health,
15 Jun 1999Became Shadow Secretary of State for Health,
15 Jun 1999Stopped being Opposition Spokesperson (Constitutional Affairs, Scotland and Wales),
2 Jun 1998Became Opposition Spokesperson (Constitutional Affairs, Scotland and Wales),
1 May 1997Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign and Commonwealth Office),
23 Jul 1996Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign and Commonwealth Office),
23 Jul 1996Stopped being The Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury,
28 Nov 1995Became The Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury,
28 Nov 1995Stopped being Assistant Whip (HM Treasury),
27 Oct 1994Stopped being Member, Scottish Affairs Committee
20 Jul 1994Became Assistant Whip (HM Treasury),
27 Apr 1992Became 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.

89% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
70% Academy Schools - for
13% Action to prevent domestic violence and abuse
58% Action to Reduce Spread of COVID-19
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
72% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
77% Asylum System - More strict
75% Authorised Criminal Conduct by Undercover Sources
84% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
13% Ban fox hunting
23% Bankers' Bonus Tax
0% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
87% Business and community control of schools: For
92% Cap or Reduce Public Sector Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
92% Closed Material Proceedure
77% Coalition Programme for Government - For
3% Control Orders
0% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
50% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
70% Delegate more powers to government ministers
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
93% Deprivation of Citizenship - Easier to Do
45% Do more to help refugees inclding children
14% Easier access to abortion
80% Employee Shareholder Status
66% Employment rights
84% Encourage and incentivise saving
50% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
25% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
20% Environmental water quality
78% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
32% European Union Integration - For
81% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
36% Fire Safety
43% Fixed Term Parliaments
16% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
13% Fox hunting - Ban
61% Free Market Within United Kingdom
79% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
76% Fully Elected House of Lords
30% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
24% Further devolution to Scotland
23% Further devolution to Wales
54% Gambling - Against permissiveness
94% GP Commissioning in the NHS
50% Heathrow Third Runway - In Favour
17% Higher Benefits for Ill and Disabled
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
80% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
41% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
24% Homosexuality - Equal rights
72% HS2 - In Favour
24% Human Rights and Equality
25% Identity cards - For introduction
48% Imported Goods Must Equal UK Standards
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
33% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
67% Incentivise membership of press regulator
95% Increase Air Passenger Duty
78% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
60% Increase the state pension age
74% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
74% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
6% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
23% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
7% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
54% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
37% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
13% Mansion Tax
68% Mass Retention of Communications Data
61% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Member trustees on pension boards
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
15% Minimum Wage
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
0% More Emergency Service Workers
25% More funds for social care
38% More powers for local councils
48% More restrictive planning laws
0% MPs decide if to approve a withdrawal agreeement
39% No detention without charge or trial
29% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
68% Nuclear power - For
34% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
50% Pension auto-enrolment - For
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
84% Police and Crime Commissioners
4% Post office - in favour of Government policy
96% Post office closures - against
18% Preserve Environmental Protection on EU Withdrawal
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
69% Privatise Royal Mail
53% Promote Occupational Pensions
26% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
15% Protect tenants & leasholders from safety costs
93% Protesting near Parliament - Restrict
47% Public Ownership of Railways
12% Rail Fares - Lower
70% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
58% Reduce capital gains tax
70% Reduce central funding for local government
20% Reduce max amount people may be charged for care
80% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
67% Reduce taxes on domestic property transactions
79% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
68% Reducing the number of MPs - for
99% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
24% Referendum on any EU withdrawal arrangements
78% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
83% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
83% Register of Lobbyists
14% Regulate letting agent fees
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
38% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
67% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
38% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
64% Require voters to show photo ID before voting
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
74% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
90% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
15% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
42% Right to strike
24% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
40% Same Sex Marriage - for
81% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
42% Smoking ban - In favour
25% State control of bus services
31% Stop climate change
26% Support current and former armed service members
74% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
25% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
76% Termination of pregnancy - against
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
89% Tougher on illegal immigration
83% Trade Unions - Restrict
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
54% Transparency of Parliament
93% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
90% University education fees - Should be free
45% University Tuition Fees - For
95% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
22% Voting age - Reduce to 16
17% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
21% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices
36% Woman's pension age increase - slow transition

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