Voting Record — Karen Buck MP, Regent's Park and Kensington North (10075)

Karen Buck is currently Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) and Member, Panel of Chairs

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 Lab 10 votes out of 983, 1.0% 983 votes out of 1288, 76.3% 1 time
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 16 votes out of 923, 1.7% 923 votes out of 1246, 74.1% 3 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 1 vote out of 893, 0.1% 893 votes out of 1273, 70.1% 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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HouseDateSubjectKaren BuckLab VoteRôle
30 Oct 2017Became Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee)
22 Jun 2017Became Member, Panel of Chairs
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Work and Pensions Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Panel of Chairs
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee)
28 Oct 2015Became Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee)
14 Oct 2015Became Member, Panel of Chairs
8 Jul 2015Became Member, Work and Pensions Committee
16 Apr 2013Stopped being Shadow Minister (Education),
7 Oct 2011Became Shadow Minister (Education),
7 Oct 2011Stopped being Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions),
2 Nov 2010Stopped being Member, Work and Pensions Committee
8 Oct 2010Became Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions),
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Work and Pensions Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Chair, London Regional Select Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee
15 Dec 2009Became Chair, London Regional Select Committee
15 Dec 2009Stopped being Member, London Regional Select Committee
14 Dec 2009Became Member, London Regional Select Committee
14 Dec 2009Stopped being Member, Home Affairs Committee
Commons9 Nov 2009Coroners and Justice Bill — Enable Minister to Replace Inquest With Inquiry — Incercept Evidence in Inquests minorityno Rebel
2 Nov 2009Became Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee
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
Commons14 Mar 2007Trident Replacement — Maintain the UK Nuclear Deterrent Beyond the Life of The Existing System minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) minorityaye 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
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 4 (50 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons28 Feb 2007Offender Management Bill — New Clause 11 — Restriction on certain arrangements under section 3(2) minorityno Rebel
17 Jul 2006Became Member, Home Affairs Committee
Commons12 May 2006[Sir Michael Lord in the Chair] tellnono Teller
16 Mar 2006Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport),
12 Jul 2005Stopped being Member, Work and Pensions Committee
10 May 2005Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport),
HouseDateSubjectKaren BuckLab VoteRôle
Commons1 Mar 2004Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, Etc.) Bill — Give support to asylum seekers even when they make a late claim — rejected tellayeno Rebel Teller
Commons1 Mar 2004Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, Etc.) Bill — Asylum appeals should be referred to a higher court — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Mar 2004Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, Etc.) Bill — Give support to failed asylum seekers and their families — rejected tellayeno Rebel Teller
Commons20 Jan 2004Crown Employment (Nationality) tellayeaye Teller
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
Commons5 Nov 2002Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Bill — Asylum seekers can be placed in accommodation centres even if there is no local school pace for dependent children minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Parliamentary Questions minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jun 2002Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Bill — [1st Allotted Day] — New Clause 15 — Appeal from within United Kingdom: unfounded human rights or asylum claim: transitional provision minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jun 2002Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Bill — Do not allow appeals against rejected asylum claims from within the UK if the claim is unfounded minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jun 2002Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Bill — Do not allow appeals against rejected asylum claims from within the UK if the claim is unfounded minorityaye 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
Commons23 Jan 2002Identity Card Majorityaye Rebel
5 Nov 2001Stopped being Member, Committee of Selection
16 Jul 2001Became Member, Work and Pensions Committee
HouseDateSubjectKaren BuckLab VoteRôle
11 May 2001Stopped being Member, Social Security Committee
Commons24 Feb 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) minorityaye Rebel
3 Dec 1998Became Member, Committee of Selection
14 Jul 1997Became 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
6% Academy Schools - for
43% Asylum System - More strict
23% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
88% Bankers' Bonus Tax
32% Closed Material Proceedure
0% Employee Shareholder Status
0% English Votes on English Laws etc.
81% European Union - For
87% Fox hunting - Ban
79% Fully Elected House of Lords
63% Further devolution to Scotland
69% Further devolution to Wales
25% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
93% Homosexuality - Equal rights
79% Human Rights and Equality
17% Increase VAT
67% Inheritance Tax
50% Member trustees on pension boards
100% MPs decide if to approve a withdrawal agreeement
0% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
53% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
100% Public Ownership of Railways
7% Reduce capital gains tax
13% Reduce central funding for local government
10% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
5% Reducing the number of MPs - for
19% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right to strike
68% Smoking ban - In favour
2% Trade Union Regulation
43% Trident replacement - In favour
41% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas

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
99.2% Tony BlairSedgefieldLab
98.4% Robin CookLivingstonLab
97.8% Elliot MorleyScunthorpeLab
97.5% Douglas AlexanderPaisley and Renfrewshire SouthLab
97.4% Joan WalleyStoke-on-Trent NorthLab

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