Voting Record — Gavin Newlands MP, Paisley and Renfrewshire North (25291)

Gavin Newlands is currently Member, Seafarers' Wages Bill [HL] Committee, Member, Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Bill Committee, Member, Transport Committee and Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Transport),

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 SNP 0 votes out of 594, 0.0% 594 votes out of 887, 67.0% 15 times
9 Jun 2017 6 Nov 2019 SNP 1 vote out of 329, 0.3% 329 votes out of 463, 71.1% 1 time
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 SNP 1 vote out of 320, 0.3% 320 votes out of 467, 68.5% 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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HouseDateSubjectGavin NewlandsSNP VoteRôle
Commons17 Oct 2023Devolution (Employment) (Scotland) tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Jul 2023Illegal Migration Bill — After Clause 58 - Duty to establish safe and legal routes tellnono Teller
Commons11 Jul 2023Illegal Migration Bill — Clause 55 - Decisions relating to a person’s age tellnono Teller
Commons11 Jul 2023Illegal Migration Bill — Clause 38 - Serious harm suspensive claims: interpretation tellnono Teller
Commons14 Jun 2023Cost of Living Committee tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Mar 2023Illegal Migration Bill — Clause 2 - Duty to make arrangements for removal tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Feb 2023Scottish Affairs Committee tellnono Teller
Commons1 Feb 2023UK Infrastructure Bank Bill [Lords] — Clause 2 - Objectives and activities tellayeaye Teller
11 Jan 2023Became Member, Seafarers' Wages Bill [HL] Committee
9 Jan 2023Stopped being Member, High Speed Rail (Crewe - Manchester) Bill Select Committee (Commons)
13 Dec 2022Became Member, High Speed Rail (Crewe - Manchester) Bill Select Committee (Commons)
19 Oct 2022Became Member, Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Bill Committee
Commons15 Sep 2020United Kingdom Internal Market Bill — Clause 28 — Role of the Competition and Markets Authority in Relation to Regulations Applying in Scotland but not the Whole United Kingdom tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Sep 2020United Kingdom Internal Market Bill (Money) tellnono Teller
Commons15 Jul 2020Extension of the Transition Period Following the UK Leaving the EU tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Jul 2020Parliamentary Constituencies Bill — New Clause 2 — Minimum Numbers of MPs for Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland tellayeaye Teller
Commons1 Jul 2020Finance Bill — New Clause 1 — Report on Impact of Refunding Tax Paid on Income Received via Loans Which Were Unlikley to be Repaid tellayeaye Teller
Commons1 Jul 2020Role of MPs in Appointment of Prime Minister and Cabinet tellayeaye Teller
Commons30 Jun 2020Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause 1 — Duty to Commission an Independent Evaluation: Health and Social Care Sectors tellayeaye Teller
2 Mar 2020Became Member, Transport Committee
7 Jan 2020Became Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Transport),
7 Jan 2020Stopped being Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Wales),
7 Jan 2020Stopped being Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Sport),
7 Jan 2020Stopped being Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Northern Ireland),
HouseDateSubjectGavin NewlandsSNP VoteRôle
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Member, Justice Committee
Commons11 Sep 2018Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill — New Clause 2 — Entering or Remaining in a Designated Area Overseas tellayeno Rebel Teller
1 Jul 2018Became Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Wales),
1 Jul 2018Became Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Northern Ireland),
11 Sep 2017Became Member, Justice Committee
HouseDateSubjectGavin NewlandsSNP VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Backbench Business Committee
7 Sep 2016Became Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Sport),
13 Jun 2016Became Member, Backbench Business Committee
12 May 2016Stopped being Member, Backbench Business Committee
Commons11 Sep 2015Assisted Dying Bill — Second Reading Majorityaye Rebel
20 Jul 2015Became Member, Backbench Business 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.

50% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
23% Academy Schools - for
59% Action to prevent domestic violence and abuse
3% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
8% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
4% Asylum System - More strict
0% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
100% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
0% Cap or Reduce Public Sector Redundancy Payments
25% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
19% Delegate more powers to government ministers
100% Do more to help refugees inclding children
21% Encourage and incentivise saving
79% Energy Prices - More Affordable
2% English Votes on English Laws etc.
20% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
85% European Union Integration - For
50% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
50% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
100% Fixed Term Parliaments
97% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
100% Fully Elected House of Lords
75% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
91% Further devolution to Scotland
79% Further devolution to Wales
0% GP Commissioning in the NHS
96% Higher Benefits for Ill and Disabled
100% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
0% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Higher taxes on banks
0% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
50% Homosexuality - Equal rights
63% HS2 - In Favour
79% Human Rights and Equality
17% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
50% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
8% Increase Air Passenger Duty
34% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
36% Increase VAT
100% Inheritance Tax
100% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
50% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
100% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mass Retention of Communications Data
52% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
50% Member trustees on pension boards
50% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
0% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
29% Minimum Wage
100% More Emergency Service Workers
75% More funds for social care
50% More powers for local councils
100% MPs decide if to approve a withdrawal agreeement
100% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
25% Nuclear power - For
79% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
50% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
76% Preserve Environmental Protection on EU Withdrawal
83% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
8% Protesting near Parliament - Restrict
50% Public Ownership of Railways
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
0% Reduce capital gains tax
48% Reduce central funding for local government
12% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
17% Reduce taxes on domestic property transactions
18% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
33% Reducing the number of MPs - for
0% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
50% Regulate letting agent fees
0% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
100% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
17% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
1% Require voters to show photo ID before voting
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
50% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
50% Retain funds from council house sales locally
50% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
94% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
100% Right to strike
86% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
50% Same Sex Marriage - for
50% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% State control of bus services
78% Stop climate change
72% Support current and former armed service members
0% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
50% Termination of pregnancy - against
11% Tougher on illegal immigration
8% Trade Unions - Restrict
0% Trident replacement - In favour
0% University Tuition Fees - For
0% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
83% Voting age - Reduce to 16
50% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices
100% Woman's pension age increase - slow transition

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