Voting Record — Derek Thomas MP, St Ives (25440)

Derek Thomas is currently Member, Energy Security and Net Zero Committee and Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

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 15 votes out of 873, 1.7% 873 votes out of 1034, 84.4% 0 times
9 Jun 2017 6 Nov 2019 Con 8 votes out of 423, 1.9% 423 votes out of 463, 91.4% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 1 vote out of 414, 0.2% 414 votes out of 467, 88.7% 1 time

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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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HouseDateSubjectDerek ThomasCon VoteRôle
11 Dec 2023Became Member, Energy Security and Net Zero Committee
Commons25 Oct 2023Economic Activity of Public Bodies (Overseas Matters) Bill — Clause 3 - Exceptions minorityno Rebel
19 Jun 2023Stopped being Member, Electronic Trade Documents Bill [HL] Committee
14 Jun 2023Became Member, Electronic Trade Documents Bill [HL] Committee
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
Commons18 Oct 2022Public Order Bill — New Clause 11 - Offence of interference with access to or provision of abortion services minorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Mar 2022Health and Care Bill — Clause 140 — Cap on Care Costs for Charging Purposes minorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Mar 2022Health and Care Bill — Clause 35 — Report on Assessing and Meeting Workforce Needs minorityaye Rebel
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
Commons14 Dec 2021Health Protection (Coronavirus, Wearing of Face Coverings) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2021 minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Nov 2021Health and Care Bill — Clause 34 — Report on Assessing and Meeting Workforce Needs minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Nov 2021Social Security (Up-rating of Benefits) Bill — Clause 1 — Up-rating of State Pension and Certain other Benefits Following Review in Tax Year 2021-22 bothaye Rebel
Commons20 Oct 2021Environment Bill — After Clause 78 — Storm Overflows — Sewage minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Apr 2021Abortion (Northern Ireland) Regulations 2021 minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Mar 2021Trade Bill — After Clause 2 — Trade Agreements and Genocide — Parliamentary Judicial Committee minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Mar 2021Trade Bill — After Clause 2 — Trade Agreements and Genocide — Parliamentary Judicial Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Nov 2020Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) (No. 4) Regulations 2020 — Nationwide Lockdown for 28 Days minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2020Public Health minorityaye Rebel
Commons17 Jun 2020Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill — New Clause 1 — Funding Counselling, Support and Research — Marriage and Civil Partnerships minorityno Rebel
2 Mar 2020Became Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
HouseDateSubjectDerek ThomasCon VoteRôle
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Member, Work and Pensions Committee
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Member, Health and Social Care Committee
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Member, Environmental Audit Committee
Commons18 Jul 2019Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill — Lords Amendments — Abortion — Marriage and Civil Partnerships — Transparency etc. minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Jul 2019Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill — New Clause 1 — Marriage of Same-Sex Couples minorityaye Rebel
13 May 2019Became Member, Environmental Audit Committee
Commons9 Apr 2019Exiting the European Union — Delay Until 30 June 2019 minorityaye Rebel
Commons8 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Clause 1 — Alternative Date for the UK Leaving the EU minorityaye Rebel
Commons8 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Clause 1 — Length of Delay to the UK Leaving the EU minorityno Rebel
Commons8 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Clause 1 — Arrangements for Moving a Motion on Seeking to Delay the UK Leaving the EU minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (H) — Retain Relatively Free Movement of People and Goods via European Free Trade Association Membership — No Customs Union with EU minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Jan 2019European Union Withdrawal Agreement Majorityaye Rebel
26 Nov 2018Became Member, Work and Pensions Committee
20 Feb 2018Became Member, Health and Social Care Committee
HouseDateSubjectDerek ThomasCon VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Science, Innovation and Technology Committee
Commons20 Apr 2016Backbench Business — Daesh: Genocide of Minorities — Referral to UN — Juristiction for International Criminal Court tellayeaye Teller
Commons9 Mar 2016Enterprise Bill — Clause 33 — Powers for Local Government to Vary Sunday Opening Hours for Large Shops Majorityno Rebel
13 Jul 2015Became Member, Science, Innovation and Technology 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
100% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Academy Schools - for
13% Action to prevent domestic violence and abuse
55% Action to Reduce Spread of COVID-19
100% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
95% Asylum System - More strict
90% Authorised Criminal Conduct by Undercover Sources
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
0% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
100% Cap or Reduce Public Sector Redundancy Payments
0% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
83% Delegate more powers to government ministers
100% Deprivation of Citizenship - Easier to Do
50% Do more to help refugees inclding children
6% Easier access to abortion
48% Employment rights
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
43% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
25% Environmental water quality
60% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
17% European Union Integration - For
50% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
12% Fire Safety
0% Fixed Term Parliaments
6% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
72% Free Market Within United Kingdom
0% Fully Elected House of Lords
19% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
10% Further devolution to Scotland
12% Further devolution to Wales
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
100% Heathrow Third Runway - In Favour
18% Higher Benefits for Ill and Disabled
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
100% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
0% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
0% Homosexuality - Equal rights
88% HS2 - In Favour
0% Human Rights and Equality
24% Imported Goods Must Equal UK Standards
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
0% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
0% Incentivise membership of press regulator
100% Increase Air Passenger Duty
69% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
100% Increase the state pension age
64% Increase VAT
0% Inheritance Tax
50% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
0% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
0% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
100% Mass Retention of Communications Data
48% 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
71% Minimum Wage
0% More Emergency Service Workers
0% More funds for social care
17% More powers for local councils
12% More restrictive planning laws
0% MPs decide if to approve a withdrawal agreeement
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
19% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
12% Preserve Environmental Protection on EU Withdrawal
17% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
0% Protect tenants & leasholders from safety costs
100% Protesting near Parliament - Restrict
0% Public Ownership of Railways
100% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
100% Reduce capital gains tax
83% Reduce central funding for local government
38% Reduce max amount people may be charged for care
84% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
100% Reduce taxes on domestic property transactions
82% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
67% Reducing the number of MPs - for
0% Referendum on any EU withdrawal arrangements
100% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
0% Regulate letting agent fees
100% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
0% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
83% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
100% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Require voters to show photo ID before voting
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
100% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
10% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
0% Right to strike
15% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
0% Same Sex Marriage - for
50% Schools - Greater Autonomy
17% State control of bus services
12% Stop climate change
28% Support current and former armed service members
100% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Termination of pregnancy - against
89% Tougher on illegal immigration
100% Trade Unions - Restrict
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% University Tuition Fees - For
100% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
8% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices
33% Woman's pension age increase - slow transition

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