Voting Record — MPs for Surrey Heath

Michael Gove

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Michael Gove (show only their votes) 13 Dec 2019 still in office Con 0 votes out of 699, 0.0% 699 votes out of 1034, 67.6%
Michael Gove (show only their votes) 9 Jun 2017 6 Nov 2019 Con 2 votes out of 402, 0.5% 402 votes out of 463, 86.8%
Michael Gove (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 365, 0.0% 365 votes out of 467, 78.2%
Michael Gove (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 8 votes out of 708, 1.1% 708 votes out of 1239, 57.1%
Michael Gove (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 9 votes out of 728, 1.2% 728 votes out of 1288, 56.5%
Mr Nick Hawkins (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 7 votes out of 855, 0.8% 855 votes out of 1246, 68.6%
Mr Nick Hawkins (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 1 vote out of 801, 0.1% 801 votes out of 1273, 62.9%

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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 Michael Gove MP
HouseDateSubjectMichael GoveCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by Michael Gove MP
HouseDateSubjectMichael GoveCon VoteRôle
Commons9 Jul 2019Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill — New Clause 10 — International Obligations — Abortion — Sexual and Reproductive Health Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the European Union — Delay Withdrawal if MPs Agree Withdrawal Agreement Majorityno Rebel
Votes by Michael Gove MP
HouseDateSubjectMichael GoveCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by Michael Gove MP
HouseDateSubjectMichael GoveCon VoteRôle
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 8 — Domestic protection for persons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 6 — Protection of Beliefs About Marriage Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 3 — Conscientious Objection From Registrars to Marrying Same Sex Couples Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays 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
Votes by Michael Gove MP
HouseDateSubjectMichael GoveCon VoteRôle
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — £650 catch-up payment — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increase with Public Sector Earnings Index — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increases capped to 2.3% — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons6 May 2008Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill — Hatred on the grounds of sexual orientation Majorityno Rebel
Commons19 Mar 2007Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006Short Speeches minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006September Sittings minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Jul 2005Committees — Administration Committee — Pay for Chairmen of Select Committees minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Jul 2005Committees — Administration Committee — Pay for Chairmen of Standing Committees minorityaye Rebel
Votes by Mr Nick Hawkins MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Nick HawkinsCon VoteRôle
Commons25 Feb 2005Right of Reply and Press Standards Bill minorityno Rebel
Commons9 Nov 2004Civil Partnerships Bill [Lords] — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Oct 2004Civil Partnership Bill [Lords] minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2003Mersey Tunnels Bill — Schedule 1 — Amendment of the 1980 Act: Levying, Revision and Application of Tolls Majorityaye Rebel
Commons25 Jun 2003Deferred Division — Sexual Orientation Discrimination minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Votes by Mr Nick Hawkins MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Nick HawkinsCon VoteRôle
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2000Deferred Divisions - Fisheries: Total Allowable Catches and Quotas 2001 bothno Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill - Interpretation tellayeaye Teller
Commons6 Nov 1997Supreme Court (Offices) Bill — second reading tellnono Teller

Policy Comparisons

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

51% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Academy Schools - for
19% Action to prevent domestic violence and abuse
80% Action to Reduce Spread of COVID-19
9% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
64% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
53% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
84% Asylum System - More strict
75% Authorised Criminal Conduct by Undercover Sources
83% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
20% Bankers' Bonus Tax
0% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
100% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Public Sector Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
84% Closed Material Proceedure
77% Coalition Programme for Government - For
81% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
0% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
79% Delegate more powers to government ministers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
86% Deprivation of Citizenship - Easier to Do
45% Do more to help refugees inclding children
61% Easier access to abortion
70% Employee Shareholder Status
58% Employment rights
71% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
28% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
50% Environmental water quality
85% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
29% European Union Integration - For
81% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
81% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
12% Fire Safety
49% Fixed Term Parliaments
11% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
72% Free Market Within United Kingdom
50% Fully Elected House of Lords
22% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
19% Further devolution to Scotland
23% Further devolution to Wales
35% Gambling - Against permissiveness
81% GP Commissioning in the NHS
50% Heathrow Third Runway - In Favour
14% Higher Benefits for Ill and Disabled
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
78% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
30% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
86% Homosexuality - Equal rights
94% HS2 - In Favour
31% Human Rights and Equality
5% Identity cards - For introduction
24% Imported Goods Must Equal UK Standards
83% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
33% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
84% Increase Air Passenger Duty
72% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
72% Increase the state pension age
71% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
77% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
37% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
21% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
75% Localise Council Tax Support
52% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
70% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
50% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mansion Tax
80% Mass Retention of Communications Data
66% 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
37% Minimum Wage
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
0% More Emergency Service Workers
25% More funds for social care
30% More powers for local councils
12% More restrictive planning laws
0% MPs decide if to approve a withdrawal agreeement
38% No detention without charge or trial
21% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
69% Nuclear power - For
27% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
70% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
84% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
18% Preserve Environmental Protection on EU Withdrawal
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
69% Promote Occupational Pensions
34% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
0% Protect tenants & leasholders from safety costs
85% Protesting near Parliament - Restrict
31% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
80% Reduce capital gains tax
85% Reduce central funding for local government
20% Reduce max amount people may be charged for care
86% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
100% Reduce taxes on domestic property transactions
79% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
79% Reducing the number of MPs - for
88% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
24% Referendum on any EU withdrawal arrangements
76% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
75% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
83% Register of Lobbyists
15% Regulate letting agent fees
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
50% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
83% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
38% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
81% Require voters to show photo ID before voting
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
78% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
90% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
13% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
36% Right to strike
18% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
91% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
56% Smoking ban - In favour
32% State control of bus services
29% Stop climate change
27% Support current and former armed service members
63% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
29% Termination of pregnancy - against
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
81% Tougher on illegal immigration
96% Trade Unions - Restrict
54% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
96% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
29% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
21% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices
21% Woman's pension age increase - slow transition

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