Voting Record — Lord Varley (13268)

Lord Varley

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

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Interesting Votes

Votes in parliament for which this Lord's vote differed from the majority vote of their party (Rebel), or in which this Lord was a teller (Teller), or both (Rebel Teller).

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HouseDateSubjectLord VarleyLab VoteRôle
Lords2 Dec 1999Succession to the Crown (Amendment) Majorityunknown Unknown
1 Jul 1983Stopped being Treasurer, Labour Party,
9 Jun 1983Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State,
1 Jul 1981Became Treasurer, Labour Party,
5 May 1979Became Shadow Secretary of State,
4 May 1979Stopped being Secretary of State for Industry,
10 Jun 1975Became Secretary of State for Industry,
9 Jun 1975Stopped being Secretary of State for Energy,
5 Mar 1974Became Secretary of State for Energy,
28 Feb 1974Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State,
1 Jul 1972Became Shadow Secretary of State,
1 Jan 1970Stopped being Minister of State (Ministry of Technology),
10 Jan 1969Became Minister of State (Ministry of Technology),
30 Nov 1968Stopped being Assistant Whip (HM Treasury),
29 Jul 1967Became Assistant Whip (HM Treasury),

Policy Comparisons

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

AgreementPolicy
50% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Assisted Dying
60% Asylum System - More strict
50% Business and community control of schools: For
50% Control Orders
50% European Union - For
50% Fox hunting - Ban
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
57% Homosexuality - Equal rights
59% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
45% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Smoking ban - In favour
50% Stop climate change
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which Lords voted most similarly to this one in the Parliament. This is measured from 0% agreement (never voted the same) to 100% (always voted the same). Only votes that both Lords attended are counted. This may reveal relationships between Lords that were previously unsuspected. Or it may be nonsense.

AgreementNameParty
100.0%Baroness Vadera Lab
89.5%Lord Kerr of KinlochardCrossbench
81.3%Baroness Deech Crossbench
77.8%Lord Walton of DetchantCrossbench
75.0%Lord Stevens of KirkwhelpingtonCrossbench

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