Voting Record — MPs for Reading West

Alok Sharma

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Alok Sharma (show only their votes) 9 Jun 2017 still in office Con 2 votes out of 351, 0.6% 351 votes out of 375, 93.6%
Alok Sharma (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 408, 0.0% 408 votes out of 467, 87.4%
Alok Sharma (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 4 votes out of 997, 0.4% 997 votes out of 1239, 80.5%
Martin Salter (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 12 votes out of 998, 1.2% 998 votes out of 1288, 77.5%
Martin Salter (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 15 votes out of 882, 1.7% 882 votes out of 1246, 70.8%
Martin Salter (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 12 votes out of 812, 1.5% 812 votes out of 1273, 63.8%

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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 Alok Sharma MP
HouseDateSubjectAlok SharmaCon VoteRôle
Commons14 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the European Union — Delay Withdrawal if MPs Agree Withdrawal Agreement Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Jul 2018Temporary Standing Order — European Statutory Instruments Committee — Membership — At Least Seven Women and At Least Seven Men Majorityno Rebel
Votes by Alok Sharma MP
HouseDateSubjectAlok SharmaCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by Alok Sharma MP
HouseDateSubjectAlok SharmaCon VoteRôle
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays Majorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2011Use of Hand-held Electronic Devices and Social Media in the Chamber (Backbench Business) minorityno Rebel
Votes by Martin Salter MP
HouseDateSubjectMartin SalterLab VoteRôle
Commons21 Apr 2009Communities and Local Government — Canterbury City Council Bill, Leeds City Council Bill, Nottingham City Council Bill and Reading Borough Council Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Apr 2009Communities and Local Government — Manchester City Council Bill [ Lords] and Bournemouth Borough Council Bill [ Lords] tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Candidate for MP becoming own election agent does not disclose home address minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Home address form must be correct minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Parliamentary candidates can keep their home addresses secret minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Feb 2009Airport Expansion (Parliamentary Approval) Majorityno Rebel
Commons28 Jan 2009Heathrow Third Runway — rethink the plans — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 5 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons28 Feb 2007Offender Management Bill — New Clause 11 — Restriction on certain arrangements under section 3(2) minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2006Points of Order — Gambling Act 2005 (Amendment) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons23 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Ballot of parents to change from community school to foundation school — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs Majorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Nov 2005Representation of the People (Reduction of Voting Age) Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Martin Salter MP
HouseDateSubjectMartin SalterLab VoteRôle
Commons7 Feb 2005Serious Organised Crime and Police Bill — Abolish the offense of Blasphemy — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Case for war not established — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Feb 2003Iraq — Case for war is unproven — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 6 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 4 (80 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 2 (100 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Liaison Committee: Power to Take Evidence minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Apr 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Property minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Apr 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Property minorityno Rebel
Commons28 Jan 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Bodies minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Jan 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Bodies minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Pay (Expression of Opinion) minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Pay (Expression of Opinion) minorityno Rebel
Votes by Martin Salter MP
HouseDateSubjectMartin SalterLab VoteRôle
Commons28 Nov 2000Transport Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Nov 2000Transport Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Nov 2000Transport Bill - Transfer schemes made by CAA minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker tellayeno Rebel Teller
Commons9 May 2000Transport Bill - Parliamentary approval of transfer scheme minorityno Rebel
Commons9 May 2000Transport Bill - Transfer to be to not for profit company minorityno Rebel
Commons9 May 2000Transport Bill - Transfer to be to company owned by Crown minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Dec 1999Freedom of Information Bill — Committee of the whole House bothno Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Feb 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Dec 1997Doctor Assisted Dying Bill — Leave to Bring In minorityno Rebel

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
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
65% Apprenticeships
100% Asylum System - More strict
100% Closed Material Proceedure
88% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
84% Delegate more powers to government ministers
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
35% European Union - For
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
18% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
77% Fully Elected House of Lords
13% Further devolution to Scotland
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
94% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% HS2 - In Favour
28% Human Rights and Equality
83% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
50% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
84% Increase Air Passenger Duty
97% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
87% Increase VAT
100% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
13% Mansion Tax
63% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Member trustees on pension boards
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
35% More powers for local councils
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
100% Privatise Royal Mail
96% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
85% Reducing the number of MPs - for
70% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
71% Register of Lobbyists
77% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
89% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
13% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
80% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Sell England's Public Forests
32% Stop climate change
0% Stronger Military Covenant
52% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
95% Trade Union Regulation
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2017-present, 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.

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