Voting Record — Laura Sandys MP, South Thanet (24792)

Laura Sandys

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 11 votes out of 1024, 1.1% 1024 votes out of 1239, 82.6% 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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HouseDateSubjectLaura SandysCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Sex-Selective Abortion is Illegal Majorityaye Rebel
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 8 — Domestic protection for persons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 6 — Protection of Beliefs About Marriage Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 3 — Conscientious Objection From Registrars to Marrying Same Sex Couples Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
5 Nov 2012Stopped being Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee
15 Oct 2012Became Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills minorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays Majorityaye Rebel
26 Mar 2012Stopped being Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee)
Commons10 Oct 2011Protection of Freedoms Bill — Amendment to Programme Motion minorityno Rebel
23 Jun 2011Became Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee)
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee
23 Jun 2010Became Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority

Policy Comparisons

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

AgreementPolicy
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
90% Coalition Programme for Government - For
50% Delegate more powers to government ministers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
69% European Union - For
92% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
4% Further devolution to Scotland
100% HS2 - In Favour
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
6% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
58% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
94% Mass Retention of Communications Data
93% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
32% More powers for local councils
37% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
17% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
100% Reduce central funding for local government
93% Reducing the number of MPs - for
48% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
17% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
98% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
50% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Smoking ban - In favour
0% State control of bus services
42% Stop climate change
50% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
79% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas

Possible Friends (more...)

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