Voting Record — Alok Sharma MP, Reading West (24902)

Alok Sharma is currently The Secretary of State for International Development,

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
9 Jun 2017 still in office Con 4 votes out of 412, 1.0% 412 votes out of 445, 92.6% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 408, 0.0% 408 votes out of 467, 87.4% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 4 votes out of 997, 0.4% 997 votes out of 1239, 80.5% 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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HouseDateSubjectAlok SharmaCon VoteRôle
24 Jul 2019Became The Secretary of State for International Development,
24 Jul 2019Stopped being The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions,
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (O) — Seeking Preferential Trade Arrangements To Apply In Absense of Withdrawal Agreement Majorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (B) — Leave Without a Deal on 12 April 2019 Majorityaye Rebel
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
9 Jan 2018Became The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions,
9 Jan 2018Stopped being Minister of State (Communities and Local Government),
13 Jun 2017Became Minister of State (Communities and Local Government),
13 Jun 2017Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs,
HouseDateSubjectAlok SharmaCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
17 Jul 2016Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs,
HouseDateSubjectAlok SharmaCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Treasury Committee
12 Sep 2014Became Member, Treasury Committee
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
14 Feb 2011Stopped being Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons)
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons)

Policy Comparisons

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

50% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Academy Schools - for
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Assisted Dying
100% Asylum System - More strict
100% Business and community control of schools: For
88% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
85% Delegate more powers to government ministers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
23% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
35% European Union - For
88% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
27% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
13% Further devolution to Scotland
16% Further devolution to Wales
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
94% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
61% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
33% Human Rights and Equality
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
88% Increase VAT
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
0% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
59% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
90% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
13% Mansion Tax
96% Mass Retention of Communications Data
63% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
0% More funds for social care
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
35% More powers for local councils
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
21% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
100% Privatise Royal Mail
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
100% Reduce central funding for local government
96% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
85% Reducing the number of MPs - for
70% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
77% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
42% Right to strike
13% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
75% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
75% Smoking ban - In favour
9% State control of bus services
31% Stop climate change
0% Stronger Military Covenant
100% Tougher on illegal immigration
90% 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
10% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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