Voting Record — Michael Wills MP, North Swindon (10642)

Michael Wills

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
House of Lords 12 Jul 2010 still in office Lab 1 vote out of 358, 0.3% 358 votes out of 731, 49.0% 1 time
North Swindon 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 6 votes out of 922, 0.7% 922 votes out of 1288, 71.6% 0 times
North Swindon 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 2 votes out of 662, 0.3% 662 votes out of 1246, 53.1% 0 times
North Swindon 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 0 votes out of 699, 0.0% 699 votes out of 1273, 54.9% 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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HouseDateSubjectLord WillsLab VoteRôle
Lords1 Apr 2014Immigration Bill — Report (1st Day) minorityno Rebel
Lords10 Oct 2011Localism Bill — Report (5th Day) tellayeaye Teller
11 May 2010Stopped being Minister of State, Ministry of Justice
6 May 2010Stopped being The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice,
HouseDateSubjectMichael WillsLab VoteRôle
Commons4 Mar 2010Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Candidate for MP becoming own election agent does not disclose home address minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Home address form must be correct minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Parliamentary candidates can keep their home addresses secret minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' allowances — External audits and no more furniture — rejected minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Prospects for life of handicapped child must be given before abortion — rejected minorityno Rebel
2 Jul 2007Became The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice,
28 Jun 2007Became Minister of State, Ministry of Justice
HouseDateSubjectMichael WillsLab VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityno Rebel
Commons18 Nov 2004Hunting Bill minorityno Rebel
11 Jul 2003Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Home Office
11 Jul 2003Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (Criminal Justice System IT),
2 Jun 2002Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Home Office
29 May 2002Stopped being Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department
29 May 2002Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (Criminal Justice System IT),
28 May 2002Stopped being Parliamentary Secretary (Lord Chancellor's Department),
11 Jun 2001Became Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department
11 Jun 2001Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Education and Employment
11 Jun 2001Became Parliamentary Secretary (Lord Chancellor's Department),
10 Jun 2001Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Employment),
HouseDateSubjectMichael WillsLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
29 Jul 1999Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Employment),
29 Jul 1999Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Trade and Industry),
28 Jul 1999Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department of Trade and Industry
28 Jul 1999Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Education and Employment
4 Jan 1999Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department of Trade and Industry
4 Jan 1999Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Trade and Industry),

Policy Comparisons

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

AgreementPolicy
11% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Assisted Dying
83% Asylum System - More strict
81% Business and community control of schools: For
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
99% Delegate more powers to government ministers
0% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
88% European Union - For
10% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
47% Fully Elected House of Lords
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
67% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% Identity cards - For introduction
92% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
99% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
3% No detention without charge or trial
33% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
2% Post office closures - against
0% Privatise Royal Mail
50% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
0% Reducing the number of MPs - for
0% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
0% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
75% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
50% Schools - Greater Autonomy
74% Smoking ban - In favour
47% Stop climate change
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Trade Union Regulation
100% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
64% University Tuition Fees - For
42% Voting age - Reduce to 16

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2005-2010, Westminster Parliament. This is measured from 0% agreement (never voted the same) to 100% (always voted the same). Only votes that both MPs attended are counted. This may reveal relationships between MPs that were previously unsuspected. Or it may be nonsense.

AgreementNameConstituencyParty
97.9% Gordon BrownKirkcaldy and CowdenbeathLab
95.3% Douglas AlexanderPaisley and Renfrewshire SouthLab
95.1% Gavin StrangEdinburgh EastLab
93.1% David LammyTottenhamLab
93.0% Alistair DarlingEdinburgh South WestLab

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