Voting Record — Ian Austin MP, Dudley North (11553)

Ian Austin is currently Member, Panel of Chairs and Member, Foreign 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
9 Jun 2017 still in office Lab 3 votes out of 195, 1.5% 195 votes out of 296, 65.9% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Lab 4 votes out of 266, 1.5% 266 votes out of 467, 57.0% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 4 votes out of 802, 0.5% 802 votes out of 1239, 64.7% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 3 votes out of 1063, 0.3% 1063 votes out of 1288, 82.5% 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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HouseDateSubjectIan AustinLab VoteRôle
Commons15 Jan 2019European Union (Withdrawal) Act — Withdrawal Agreement minorityno Rebel
Commons25 Jun 2018National Policy Statement: Airports — Heathrow Northwest Runway minorityaye Rebel
Commons31 Jan 2018Palace of Westminister — Restoration and Renewal — Cost-Effectiveness of Relocation minorityno Rebel
11 Sep 2017Became Member, Panel of Chairs
11 Sep 2017Became Member, Foreign Affairs Committee
HouseDateSubjectIan AustinLab VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Education Committee
Commons1 Feb 2017European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Decline Second Reading Majorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Jun 2016Draft West Midlands Combined Authority Order 2016 Majorityno Rebel
9 Mar 2016Stopped being Member, Education, Skills and the Economy Sub-Committee
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria — Decline to Authorise Majorityaye Rebel
25 Nov 2015Became Member, Education, Skills and the Economy Sub-Committee
6 Jul 2015Became Member, Education Committee
HouseDateSubjectIan AustinLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Home Affairs Committee
4 Nov 2013Became Member, Home Affairs Committee
7 Oct 2013Stopped being Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions),
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills Majorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays minorityno Rebel
7 Oct 2011Became Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions),
7 Oct 2011Stopped being Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport),
8 Oct 2010Became Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport),
8 Oct 2010Stopped being Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government),
12 May 2010Became Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government),
6 May 2010Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government,
6 May 2010Stopped being Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (West Midlands),
HouseDateSubjectIan AustinLab VoteRôle
9 Jun 2009Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government,
9 Jun 2009Stopped being Assistant Whip (HM Treasury),
6 Oct 2008Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Gordon Brown, Prime Minister), Prime Minister's Office
5 Oct 2008Became Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (West Midlands),
5 Oct 2008Became Assistant Whip (HM Treasury),
28 Jun 2007Became PPS (Rt Hon Gordon Brown, Prime Minister), Prime Minister's Office
28 Jun 2007Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Gordon Brown, Chancellor of the Exchequer), HM Treasury
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 5 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 4 (50 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
5 Feb 2007Became PPS (Rt Hon Gordon Brown, Chancellor of the Exchequer), HM 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.

24% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
25% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
92% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
28% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
50% Assisted Dying
71% Asylum System - More strict
25% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
88% Bankers' Bonus Tax
50% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
85% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
16% Closed Material Proceedure
25% Coalition Programme for Government - For
97% Control Orders
100% Crossrail - In favour
0% Cull Badgers
50% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
27% Delegate more powers to government ministers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
77% Do more to help refugees inclding children
30% Employee Shareholder Status
31% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
90% Energy Prices - More Affordable
0% English Votes on English Laws etc.
16% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
74% European Union - For
15% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
0% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
40% Fixed Term Parliaments
30% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
48% Fully Elected House of Lords
73% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
60% Further devolution to Scotland
61% Further devolution to Wales
72% Gambling - Against permissiveness
7% GP Commissioning in the NHS
100% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
35% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
46% Higher taxes on banks
50% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
91% Homosexuality - Equal rights
86% HS2 - In Favour
76% Human Rights and Equality
100% Identity cards - For introduction
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
75% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
67% Incentivise membership of press regulator
21% Increase Air Passenger Duty
14% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
25% Increase VAT
67% Inheritance Tax
4% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
99% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
93% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
43% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
0% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
50% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
100% Mansion Tax
89% Mass Retention of Communications Data
38% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
50% Member trustees on pension boards
0% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
100% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
84% Minumum Wage
100% More Emergency Service Workers
50% More funds for social care
90% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
65% More powers for local councils
100% MPs to approve Withdrawal Agreeement
31% No detention without charge or trial
86% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
69% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
83% Pension auto-enrolment - For
0% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
0% Police and Crime Commissioners
100% Post office - in favour of Government policy
0% Post office closures - against
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Privatise Royal Mail
31% Promote Occupational Pensions
50% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
83% Public Ownership of Railways
100% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
35% Reduce capital gains tax
21% Reduce central funding for local government
12% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
50% Reduce taxes on domestic property transactions
19% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
17% Reducing the number of MPs - for
14% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
52% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
38% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
29% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
83% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
17% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
88% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
10% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Retain funds from council house sales locally
0% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
73% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
50% Right to strike
74% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
90% Same Sex Marriage - for
31% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
82% Smoking ban - In favour
100% State control of bus services
74% Stop climate change
94% Stronger Military Covenant
35% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
12% Termination of pregnancy - against
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
44% Tougher on illegal immigration
7% Trade Union Regulation
54% Transparency of Parliament
79% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
1% University Tuition Fees - For
89% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
83% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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