Voting Comparison — Jim Cousins MP, Newcastle upon Tyne Central
to Mr Harold Best MP, Leeds North West

Jim Cousins

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 41 votes out of 892, 4.6% 892 votes out of 1288, 69.3% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 46 votes out of 925, 5.0% 925 votes out of 1246, 74.2% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 24 votes out of 1006, 2.4% 1006 votes out of 1273, 79.0% 1 time

Voting Differences

HouseDateSubjectJim CousinsMr Harold BestRôle
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HouseDateSubjectJim CousinsMr Harold BestRôle
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HouseDateSubjectJim CousinsMr Harold BestRôle
Commons20 Nov 2000Immigration Appeals Majorityaye disagrees with policy
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno disagrees with policy
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno disagrees with policy
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — Exception from duty to comply with decision notice or enforcement notice minorityaye disagrees with policy
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — Harm from disclosure must be substantial — rejected minorityno disagrees with policy
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — Formulation of government policy minorityno disagrees with policy
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — Investigations and proceedings conducted by public authorities minorityno disagrees with policy
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — Discretionary disclosures minorityno disagrees with policy
Commons7 Mar 2000Criminal Justice (Mode of Trial) (No. 2) Bill Majoritytellaye disagrees with policy
Commons9 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill minorityaye disagrees with policy
Commons9 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - Incapacity benefit: reduction for pension payments minorityaye disagrees with policy
Commons9 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - Incapacity benefit: restriction to recent contributors minorityaye disagrees with policy
Commons3 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - New allowances for bereaved spouses minorityaye disagrees with policy
Commons3 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill minorityaye disagrees with policy
Commons3 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill minorityaye disagrees with policy
Commons3 Nov 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - Incapacity benefit: restriction to recent contributors minorityaye disagrees with policy
Commons20 May 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill - Incapacity benefit: restriction to recent contributors tellayeaye agrees with policy
Commons16 Feb 1999House of Lords Bill Majorityaye disagrees with policy
Commons2 Sep 1998Criminal Justice (Terrorism and Conspiracy) Bill Majorityaye disagrees with policy
Commons8 Jul 1998Competition Bill [Lords] - Abuse of dominant position Majorityaye disagrees with policy

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