Voting Record — Edward Davey MP, Kingston and Surbiton (10155)

Edward Davey is currently Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy), and Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Treasury),

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 LDem 1 vote out of 325, 0.3% 325 votes out of 449, 72.4% 1 time
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 LDem 5 votes out of 851, 0.6% 851 votes out of 1239, 68.7% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 LDem 10 votes out of 839, 1.2% 839 votes out of 1288, 65.1% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 LDem 15 votes out of 919, 1.6% 919 votes out of 1246, 73.8% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 LDem 9 votes out of 841, 1.1% 841 votes out of 1273, 66.1% 19 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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HouseDateSubjectEdward DaveyLDem VoteRôle
21 Aug 2019Became Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Treasury),
21 Aug 2019Became Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy),
21 Aug 2019Stopped being Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Home Affairs),
Commons31 Jan 2018Palace of Westminister — Restoration and Renewal — Cost-Effectiveness of Relocation minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Jan 2018European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause 11 — Rescinding of Notification of Withdrawal if no House of Commons Resolution Approving Either a Withdrawal Agreement or Withdrawal Without Agreement tellayeaye Teller
16 Jun 2017Became Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Home Affairs),
8 May 2015Stopped being The Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change,
HouseDateSubjectEdward DaveyLDem VoteRôle
Commons26 Mar 2015House of Commons Standing Orders — Secret Ballot for Re-Election of a Former Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons18 Nov 2014Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill — New Clause 2 — Pubs Code: Market Rent Only Option for Tenants of Large Pub-Owning Businesses minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills Majorityaye Rebel
3 Feb 2012Became The Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change,
3 Feb 2012Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills,
Commons3 Dec 2010Daylight Saving Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Dec 2010Daylight Saving Bill — Conclude Second Reading debate minorityaye Rebel
17 May 2010Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills,
6 May 2010Stopped being Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Foreign Affairs),
HouseDateSubjectEdward DaveyLDem VoteRôle
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Sibling compatibility only regenerative tissue — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for sibling tissue compatibility minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for gender-related illness minorityno Rebel
18 Dec 2007Became Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Foreign Affairs),
18 Dec 2007Stopped being Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (without Portfolio),
10 Dec 2006Stopped being Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Trade and Industry),
5 Dec 2006Became Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (without Portfolio),
Commons1 Nov 2006September Sittings Majorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006Communications Allowance — Welcoming the principle Majorityno Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2006Deferred Divisions — adjournment (summer) Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Jun 2006Orders of the Day — New Clause 6 — Annual reports: parliamentary approval minorityno Rebel
Commons17 May 2006Orders of the Day — New Clause 2 — Criminal Damage (Compensation) (Northern Ireland) order 1977 Amendment Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs minorityno Rebel
5 Mar 2006Became Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Trade and Industry),
5 Mar 2006Stopped being Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Education),
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — private clubs minorityaye Rebel
10 May 2005Became Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Education),
10 May 2005Stopped being Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister),
HouseDateSubjectEdward DaveyLDem VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill — Clause 1 — Hunting wild mammals with dogs Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons2 Nov 2004Children Bill [Lords] — New Clause 12 — Reasonable punishment Majorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2004New Clause 10 — Victims of persons subject to hospital order with restriction order: representations — Clause 22 — Procedure for determining fitness to plead: England and Wales minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Oct 2004Removal of References to Strangers minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Sep 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Sep 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Jun 2004Trade Unions (Political Funds) Reform minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Apr 2004Security Screen Majorityno Rebel
Commons21 Apr 2004Doctors' Hours — Congratulates the Government bothaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — New Clause 1 — Prohibition of Artificial Fluoridation of Water Supplies Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Nov 2003Sexual Offences Bill [Lords] — Clause 13 — Child Sex Offences Committed by Children or Young Persons Majorityaye Rebel
1 Jun 2003Stopped being Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Olympics and London),
Commons16 Dec 2002Hunting Bill (Programme) minorityunknown Unknown
Commons11 Jun 2002Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Bill (Programme) (No. 3) — Re-committal bothaye Rebel
1 Jun 2002Became Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister),
1 Jun 2002Stopped being Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Chief Secretary to the Treasury),
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Dec 2001Facilities of the House Majorityno Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Parliamentary Pensions Majorityno Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Allowances, Insurance &c. — Members' Pay (Money Resolution) Majorityno Rebel
1 Jun 2001Became Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Chief Secretary to the Treasury),
1 Jun 2001Stopped being Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Treasury),
HouseDateSubjectEdward DaveyLDem VoteRôle
11 May 2001Stopped being Member, Treasury Sub-Committee
11 May 2001Stopped being Member, Treasury Committee
Commons9 May 2001Finance Bill - Extension of carry back of trading losses tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Feb 2001Vote on Account 2001-02 minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Feb 2001Hunting Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Nov 2000Parliamentary Oath (Amendment) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Nov 2000Programming of Bills - I. Programme orders: supplementary provisions minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Jun 2000National Health Service bothaye Rebel
1 Jun 2000Became Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Olympics and London),
1 Jun 2000Stopped being Liberal Democrat Whip,
14 Feb 2000Stopped being Member, Procedure Committee
Commons17 Jan 2000Pensioners tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 Nov 1999The Economy tellayeaye Teller
22 Nov 1999Became Member, Treasury Sub-Committee
22 Nov 1999Became Member, Treasury Committee
Commons8 Nov 1999Greater London Authority Bill - Control of subsidiaries tellnono Teller
Commons4 May 1999Greater London Authority Bill — Enforcing no smoking signs in London taxis tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 Mar 1999Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation - 16. Value added tax (meaning of "business") tellnono Teller
Commons13 Jan 1999UK Role in Europe tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Jan 1999Government Information tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 Dec 1998Fisheries tellayeaye Teller
Commons4 Nov 1998Agriculture tellnono Teller
Commons21 Jul 1998European Single Currency tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Jul 1998Teaching and Higher Education Bill [Lords] — Imposition of conditions as to fees at further and higher education institutions in Scotland tellnono Teller
Commons29 Apr 1998Orders of the Day tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Mar 1998Government of Wales Bill - Voting at ordinary elections tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 Mar 1998School Standards and Framework Bill - Parliamentary scrutiny of Annual Report of the Chief Inspector for England tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 Mar 1998School Standards and Framework Bill - Reinstitution of standards for educational premises tellayeaye Teller
Commons23 Mar 1998Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation - 21. Value added tax (long leases in Scotland) tellnono Teller
Commons16 Mar 1998Teaching and Higher Education Bill [Lords] [Money] - Queen's recommendation having been signified-- tellnono Teller
7 Nov 1997Became Member, Procedure Committee
Commons16 Jul 1997Finance Bill - Pension funds no longer entitled to payment of tax credits tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Jun 1997Firearms (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons18 Jun 1997Firearms (Amendment) Bill - Prohibition of small-calibre pistols Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jun 1997Firearms (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jun 1997Firearms (Amendment) Bill Majorityunknown Unknown
1 Jun 1997Became Liberal Democrat Whip,
1 Jun 1997Became Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Treasury),

Policy Comparisons

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

15% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
84% Academy Schools - for
9% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
50% Assisted Dying
0% Asylum System - More strict
100% Ban fox hunting
15% Bankers' Bonus Tax
100% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
8% Business and community control of schools: For
90% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
98% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
76% Closed Material Proceedure
87% Coalition Programme for Government - For
0% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
100% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
19% Delegate more powers to government ministers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% Do more to help refugees inclding children
70% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
50% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
24% Energy Prices - More Affordable
88% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
77% European Union - For
81% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
60% Fixed Term Parliaments
100% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
0% Foundation hospitals - In favour
100% Fox hunting - Ban
79% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
92% Fully Elected House of Lords
73% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
41% Further devolution to Scotland
49% Further devolution to Wales
55% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
98% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
73% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
77% Higher taxes on banks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
93% Homosexuality - Equal rights
86% HS2 - In Favour
67% Human Rights and Equality
4% Identity cards - For introduction
42% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
85% Increase Air Passenger Duty
70% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
94% Increase VAT
100% Inheritance Tax
1% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
97% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
1% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
54% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
90% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mansion Tax
50% Mass Retention of Communications Data
46% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
0% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
32% Minumum Wage
100% More Emergency Service Workers
14% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
34% More powers for local councils
100% MPs decide if to approve a withdrawal agreeement
82% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
13% Nuclear power - For
75% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
3% Post office - in favour of Government policy
97% Post office closures - against
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
71% Privatise Royal Mail
84% Promote Occupational Pensions
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
99% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
50% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
30% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
17% Reduce capital gains tax
58% Reduce central funding for local government
86% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
17% Reduce taxes on domestic property transactions
82% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
57% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
28% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
75% Register of Lobbyists
25% Regulate letting agent fees
33% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
83% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
73% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
89% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
81% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
58% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
0% Right to strike
82% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
62% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
67% Smoking ban - In favour
0% State control of bus services
63% Stop climate change
1% Stronger Military Covenant
56% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
67% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
100% Trade Union Regulation
32% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
61% Transparency of Parliament
17% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
93% University education fees - Should be free
37% University Tuition Fees - For
50% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
100% Voting age - Reduce to 16
98% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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