Voting Record — Jim Shannon MP, Strangford (13864)

Jim Shannon is currently Member, Pension Schemes (Conversion of Guaranteed Minimum Pensions) Bill Committee, Member, Motor Vehicles (Compulsory Insurance) Bill Committee, Member, Approved Premises (Substance Testing) Bill Committee, Member, Local Government (Disqualification) Bill Committee, Member, Cultural Objects (Protection From Seizure) Bill Committee, Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee), Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights), and Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Health),

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 DUP 14 votes out of 472, 3.0% 472 votes out of 559, 84.4% 2 times
9 Jun 2017 6 Nov 2019 DUP 1 vote out of 424, 0.2% 424 votes out of 463, 91.6% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 DUP 9 votes out of 334, 2.7% 334 votes out of 467, 71.5% 2 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 DUP 15 votes out of 774, 1.9% 774 votes out of 1239, 62.5% 3 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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HouseDateSubjectJim ShannonDUP VoteRôle
26 Jan 2022Became Member, Pension Schemes (Conversion of Guaranteed Minimum Pensions) Bill Committee
15 Dec 2021Became Member, Motor Vehicles (Compulsory Insurance) Bill Committee
Commons14 Dec 2021Public Health Majorityno Rebel
8 Dec 2021Became Member, Approved Premises (Substance Testing) Bill Committee
Commons30 Nov 2021Public Health Majorityno Rebel
Commons30 Nov 2021Public Health Majorityno Rebel
24 Nov 2021Became Member, Local Government (Disqualification) Bill Committee
9 Nov 2021Became Member, Cultural Objects (Protection From Seizure) Bill Committee
Commons8 Nov 2021Environment Bill — Clause 24 - Guidance on the OEP’s Enforcement Policy and Functions minorityunknown Unknown
Commons14 Sep 2021Health and Social Care Levy Bill — New Clause 5 - Review of equality impact of Act Majorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Jun 2021Proceedings During the Pandemic Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons16 Jun 2021Coronavirus Majorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2021A Plan for the NHS and Social Care minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Apr 2021Delegated Legislation — Health and Personal Social Services tellnono Teller
Commons25 Mar 2021Coronavirus Act 2020 (Review of Temporary Provisions) (No.2) Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Feb 2021Exiting the European Union (Excise) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Jan 2021Financial Services Bill — New Clause 7 - Regulation of buy-now-pay-later firms minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2020Public Health Majorityno Rebel
Commons30 Sep 2020Town and Country Planning (Permitted Development and Miscellaneous Amendments) (England) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020 minorityunknown Unknown
Commons23 Sep 2020Coronavirus, Wearing of Face Coverings in a Relevant Place) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 — Extension of Requirement to Wear Face Coverings Majorityno Rebel
Commons21 Sep 2020United Kingdom Internal Market Bill — Clauses 42 to 44 — State Aid — Northern Ireland Agriculture minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Sep 2020United Kingdom Internal Market Bill — Clause 47 — Restriction of Power to Provide Financial Assistance for Economic Development etc. Majorityaye Rebel
Commons6 Jul 2020Domestic Abuse Bill — New Clause 23 — Commissioning Specialist Domestic Abuse Services for Victims and Perpetrators of Domestic Abuse minorityno Rebel
Commons24 Jun 2020Demonstrations (Abortion Clinics) Bill — Leave to Bring In tellnono Teller
4 Mar 2020Became Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
HouseDateSubjectJim ShannonDUP VoteRôle
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
Commons19 Jun 2019Parliamentary Buildings (Restoration and Renewal) Bill — The Parliamentary Works Sponsor Body — Economic Benefits Across the Nations and Regions minorityunknown Unknown
Commons16 Jul 2018Temporary Standing Order — European Statutory Instruments Committee — Membership — At Least Seven Women and At Least Seven Men Majorityno Rebel
11 Sep 2017Became Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
1 Jul 2017Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights),
8 Jun 2017Stopped being Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Transport),
8 Jun 2017Stopped being Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Equality),
HouseDateSubjectJim ShannonDUP VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls
Commons14 Mar 2017Budget Resolution 40. Alcoholic Liquor Duties (Rates) — Taxes on Alcoholic Drinks minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2017Children and Social Work Bill — Clause 12 — Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel — Independent Domestic Abuse Expert minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2016Neighbourhood Planning Bill — Clause 12 — Power for Secretary of State to Ban Certain Types of Planning Conditions in England minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2016Neighbourhood Planning Bill — New Clause 9 — Requirement for Planning Permission for the Demolition or Change of Use of Drinking Establishments minorityno Rebel
5 Dec 2016Became Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
5 Dec 2016Stopped being Member, Defence Sub-Committee
5 Dec 2016Stopped being Member, Defence Committee
Commons20 Jul 2016Charter for Budget Responsibility — Reducing Public Borrowing — Cap on Welfare Spending minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2016Wales Bill — Clause 16 — Devolution of Income Tax Powers to the Welsh Assembly — Requirement for Support in Referendum in Wales minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Jun 2016Finance Bill — Clause 10 — Company Car Tax — Diesel Cars With Low Carbon Dioxide Emissions Rates minorityno Rebel
Commons25 Apr 2016Immigration Bill — Asylum Seekers: Permission to Work after Six Months bothunknown Unknown
Commons25 Apr 2016Immigration Bill — Immigration Detention of Those Who Are Pregnant and Vulnerable People bothno Rebel
Commons25 Apr 2016Immigration Bill — Protection for Domestic Workers Subject to Immigration Conditions bothunknown Unknown
Commons25 Apr 2016Immigration Bill — Unaccompanied Refugee Children: Relocation and Support bothunknown Unknown
Commons10 Mar 2016Northern Ireland (Stormont Agreement and Implementation Plan) Bill — Clause 8 — Investigation and Determination of Alledged Breaches of the Undertaking by Members of the Northern Ireland Assembly tellayeaye Teller
Commons10 Feb 2016Local Government Finance (England) minorityunknown Unknown
10 Feb 2016Became Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls
Commons9 Feb 2016Opposition Day — EU Referendum Date tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 Jan 2016Housing and Planning Bill — Clause 3 — Duty to Promote Other Types of Affordable Housing As Well as the Supply of Starter Homes in England minorityunknown Unknown
Commons15 Dec 2015Opposition Day — Housing bothno Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2015Transport for London Bill — Reintroduction — Curtailment of Debate minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2015Trade Union Bill — Third Reading bothunknown Unknown
Commons14 Sep 2015Trade Union Bill — Second Reading bothunknown Unknown
Commons8 Sep 2015Finance Bill — New Clause 2 — Report on Application of Climate Change Levy Tax To Electricity Generated from Renewable Sources Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons8 Sep 2015Finance Bill — Application of Climate Change Levy Tax to Electricity Generated from Renewable Sources Majorityunknown Unknown
8 Sep 2015Became Member, Defence Sub-Committee
Commons21 Jul 2015Finance Bill 2015-16 — Decline Second Reading minorityno Rebel
6 Jul 2015Became Member, Defence Committee
8 May 2015Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Transport),
8 May 2015Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Health),
8 May 2015Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Equality),
HouseDateSubjectJim ShannonDUP VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Transport),
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights),
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Health),
Commons25 Mar 2015Finance Bill — New Clause 1 — Report on Impact of Value Added Tax minorityunknown Unknown
Commons13 Jan 2015Charter for Budget Responsibility: Autumn Statement 2014 Update minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Dec 2014Taxation of Pensions Bill — New Clause 1 — Report on Impact of Greater Pension Drawdown Flexibility for Those Over 55 minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons24 Jun 2014Wales Bill — Clause 2 — Allow Someone to Stand As Both Constituency and Regional Candidate in Welsh Assembly Election minorityunknown Unknown
Commons24 Jun 2014Wales Bill — New Clause 2 — Infrastructure Guarantees in Wales minorityunknown Unknown
Commons13 May 2014Consumer Rights Bill — New Clause 16 — Guidance on How the Law Applies to Ticket Resellers minorityunknown Unknown
Commons11 Mar 2014Care Bill — Clause 116 — Require Secretary of State's Approval For Use of Confidential Patient Information for Medical Research minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2013Opposition Day — Northern Ireland — Abolition of Air Passenger Duty tellayeaye Teller
Commons4 Sep 2013Opposition Day — Living Standards — Energy Prices and Profits minorityunknown Unknown
Commons17 Jul 2013NHS — Government Actions minorityunknown Unknown
Commons17 Jul 2013Publication of NHS Transition Risk Register and Implementation of Key Francis Recommendations minorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Jun 2013Principle of Financial Transaction Tax minorityno Rebel
Commons6 Feb 2013Canterbury City Council Bill — Clause 2 — Removal of Definitions Majorityno Rebel
Commons17 Dec 2012Growth and Infrastructure Bill — Third Reading minorityunknown Unknown
Commons24 Oct 2012Draft Housing Benefit (Amendment) Regulations 2012 — Under Occupation Critera — Local Housing Allowance Rates minorityunknown Unknown
Commons17 Oct 2012Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Clause 4 — The UK Green Investment Bank — Ability to Borrow minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2012Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — New Clause 22 — UK Green Investment Bank — Duty to Support Climate Change Act Targets minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2012Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Clause 13 — Power to Set Limit on Unfair Dismissal Compensation minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Oct 2012Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — New Clause 14 — Civil Claims In Health and Safety Cases Only On Basis of Negligence minorityunknown Unknown
Commons23 May 2012Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Individual Electoral Registration — Decline Second Reading minorityunknown Unknown
3 Apr 2012Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights),
Commons8 Feb 2012Draft Local Digital Television Programme Services Order 2012 — Local Digital TV Services bothaye Rebel
Commons25 Jan 2012London Local Authorities Bill — Street Litter Control Notices — Application to All Non Domestic Premises Majorityaye Rebel
Commons25 Jan 2012London Local Authorities Bill — Closure of Debate on Street Litter Control Notices Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill — Clause 1 — Local Retention of Business Rates Majorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2011Opposition Day — European Union tellayeaye Teller
Commons22 Nov 2011Opposition Day — Pensioners and Winter Fuel Payments tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 Nov 2011Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — Clause 41 — Regulation of No-Win No-Fee Arrangements minorityunknown Unknown
Commons25 Oct 2011Public Bodies Bill — Third Reading minorityunknown Unknown
Commons14 Sep 2011Energy Bill — New Clause 1 — Purpose of Green Deal Loans minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2011European Union Bill — New Sunset Clause — rejected minorityunknown Unknown
Commons29 Jun 2011Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons17 May 2011Localism Bill — New Clause 29 — Retail Diversity Scheme minorityno Rebel
Commons30 Mar 2011Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 152 — Specialist Police and CPS Units to Deal with Universal Jurisdiction Arrest Warrants in Private Prosecutions minorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Jan 2011Fixed Term Parliaments Bill — New Clause 4 — Power of the Monarch to Decide When Parliament Meets minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Dec 2010Draft Mutilations (Permitted Procedures) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2010 — Permitting Beak Trimming of Laying Hens Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Dec 2010European Union Bill — Decline Second Reading bothno Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2010London Local Authorities Bill — Second Reading Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons13 Oct 2010Public Houses and Private Members' Clubs (Smoking) Bill Majorityunknown Unknown
12 May 2010Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Transport),
12 May 2010Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Health),

Policy Comparisons

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

100% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
56% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
88% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
30% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
65% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
56% Asylum System - More strict
55% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
85% Bankers' Bonus Tax
0% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
14% Business and community control of schools: For
17% Cap or Reduce Public Sector Redundancy Payments
83% Closed Material Proceedure
31% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
0% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
79% Delegate more powers to government ministers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
50% Do more to help refugees inclding children
0% Employee Shareholder Status
56% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
86% Energy Prices - More Affordable
50% English Votes on English Laws etc.
14% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
23% European Union Integration - For
14% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
25% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
71% Fixed Term Parliaments
16% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
50% Fully Elected House of Lords
33% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
37% Further devolution to Scotland
44% Further devolution to Wales
100% Gambling - Against permissiveness
31% GP Commissioning in the NHS
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
33% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
21% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
0% Homosexuality - Equal rights
75% HS2 - In Favour
33% Human Rights and Equality
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
92% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
36% Increase Air Passenger Duty
38% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
31% Increase VAT
50% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
78% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
86% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
27% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
30% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
60% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
63% Mansion Tax
100% Mass Retention of Communications Data
60% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Member trustees on pension boards
86% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
61% Minumum Wage
0% More Emergency Service Workers
100% More funds for social care
90% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
62% More powers for local councils
0% MPs decide if to approve a withdrawal agreeement
0% No detention without charge or trial
43% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
39% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
30% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
47% Police and Crime Commissioners
7% Preserve Environmental Protection on EU Withdrawal
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
23% Privatise Royal Mail
50% Promote Occupational Pensions
12% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
31% Public Ownership of Railways
88% Rail Fares - Lower
100% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
77% Reduce capital gains tax
38% Reduce central funding for local government
21% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
100% Reduce taxes on domestic property transactions
33% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
13% Reducing the number of MPs - for
0% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
92% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
4% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
25% Register of Lobbyists
89% Regulate letting agent fees
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
50% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
17% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
75% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
23% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
25% Retain funds from council house sales locally
71% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
23% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
58% Right to strike
20% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
0% Same Sex Marriage - for
59% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
88% Smoking ban - In favour
55% State control of bus services
39% Stop climate change
67% Stronger Military Covenant
54% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
91% Tougher on illegal immigration
70% Trade Union Regulation
80% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
8% University Tuition Fees - For
78% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
10% Voting age - Reduce to 16
70% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices
86% Woman's pension age increase - slow transition

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