Voting Record — Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset (10355)

Oliver Letwin

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
9 Jun 2017 still in office Con 30 votes out of 382, 7.9% 382 votes out of 414, 92.3% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 413, 0.0% 413 votes out of 467, 88.4% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 5 votes out of 877, 0.6% 877 votes out of 1239, 70.8% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 14 votes out of 822, 1.7% 822 votes out of 1288, 63.8% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 7 votes out of 698, 1.0% 698 votes out of 1246, 56.0% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 1 vote out of 817, 0.1% 817 votes out of 1273, 64.2% 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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HouseDateSubjectOliver LetwinCon VoteRôle
Commons3 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Clause 1 — Directions for the Prime Minister Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Clause 1 — Consideration by MPs of Any Withdrawal Delay Proposed by the European Council Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2019Business of the House — European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — MPs to Decide if to Delay UK Withdrawal from EU Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2019Business of the House — Consideration of Motions on EU Withdrawal on 8 April 2019 ayeno Rebel
Commons1 Apr 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship — Motion (D) Common Market 2.0 — Retain Relatively Free Movement of People and Goods via European Free Trade Association Membership — External Tarriff Alignment with the EU minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Apr 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship — Motion (C) Customs Union minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Apr 2019Business of the House — Proceedure for Consideration of the UK's Withdrawal From the EU Majorityno Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (O) — Seeking Preferential Trade Arrangements To Apply In Absense of Withdrawal Agreement Majorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (J) — Customs Union minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (H) — Retain Relatively Free Movement of People and Goods via European Free Trade Association Membership — No Customs Union with EU minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (D) — Retain Freedom of Movement of People and Goods via European Free Trade Association Membership minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (B) — Leave Without a Deal on 12 April 2019 Majorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2019Business of the House — Proceedure for Consideration of the UK's Withdrawal From the EU Majorityno Rebel
Commons25 Mar 2019Business of the House — Precedence for Government Business Majorityno Rebel
Commons25 Mar 2019Business of the House — Enable MPs to Decide Between Leaving the European Union Without a Withdrawal Agreement and Delaying Withdrawal minorityno Rebel
Commons25 Mar 2019Business of the House — Precedence for Government Business Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the European Union — Delay Withdrawal if MPs Agree Withdrawal Agreement Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the EU — Consider Cross Party Proposal To Seek Majority Support in the House of Commons minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the EU — Preventing Delay Withdrawing Continuing Beyond 30 June 2019 minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the European Union — Leaving Without a Withdrawal Agreement Majorityno Rebel
Commons13 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the European Union Majorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Jan 2019European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 — Reject Leaving the European Union Without a Withdrawal Agreement Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Jan 2019European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 — Seek to Delay Withdrawal if no Withdrawal Agreement by 26 February 2019 minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Jan 2019European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 — Seek to Delay Withdrawal Until 31 December 2019 if no Withdrawal Agreement by 26 February 2019 minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Jan 2019European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 — Prioritising Debate on Withdrawal in the House of Commons — Enabling MPs to Amend Motions minorityno Rebel
Commons9 Jan 2019Timescale for Setting Out Plan for Negotiations if Proposed Agreement for the UK Withdrawal from the EU is Rejected by MPs Majorityno Rebel
Commons8 Jan 2019Finance Bill — Clause 89 — Activing Treasury Powers to Maintain Effective Tax Laws on the UK's Withdrawal from the EU only in Certain Circumstances Majorityno Rebel
Commons4 Dec 2018Consideration of European Union Withdrawal Motions — Allowing Amendments Majorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectOliver LetwinCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
14 Jul 2016Stopped being Minister for Government Policy,
HouseDateSubjectOliver LetwinCon VoteRôle
15 Jul 2014Became Minister for Government Policy,
15 Jul 2014Stopped being The Minister for Government Policy,
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 3 — Conscientious Objection From Registrars to Marrying Same Sex Couples Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
12 May 2010Became The Minister for Government Policy,
6 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Minister without Portfolio,
HouseDateSubjectOliver LetwinCon VoteRôle
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Parliamentary candidates can keep their home addresses secret minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — £650 catch-up payment — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increase with Public Sector Earnings Index — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increases capped to 2.3% — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires male role model — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Sibling compatibility only regenerative tissue — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for sibling tissue compatibility Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for gender-related illness Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons19 Mar 2007Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration Majorityno Rebel
8 Dec 2005Became Shadow Minister without Portfolio,
8 Dec 2005Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State (Environment),
10 May 2005Became Shadow Secretary of State (Environment),
10 May 2005Stopped being Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer,
HouseDateSubjectOliver LetwinCon VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
10 Nov 2003Became Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer,
10 Nov 2003Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State (Home Office),
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 4 (80 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 2 (100 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
18 Sep 2001Stopped being Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury,
1 Sep 2001Became Shadow Secretary of State (Home Office),
Commons16 Jul 2001Select Committees — Accommodation and Works — Treasury Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Parliamentary Pensions minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Pay (Expression of Opinion) minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Allowances, Insurance &c. — Members' Pay (Money Resolution) minorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectOliver LetwinCon VoteRôle
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
26 Sep 2000Became Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury,
10 Jan 2000Stopped being Shadow Financial Secretary,
23 Jul 1999Became Shadow Financial Secretary,
23 Jul 1999Stopped being Opposition Spokesperson (Constitutional Affairs, Scotland and Wales),
2 Jul 1999Stopped being Member, Deregulation Committee
1 Jul 1998Became Opposition Spokesperson (Constitutional Affairs, Scotland and Wales),
23 Feb 1998Became Member, Deregulation Committee

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
60% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
94% Academy Schools - for
67% Action to prevent domestic violence
9% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
68% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
81% Asylum System - More strict
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
0% Ban fox hunting
12% Bankers' Bonus Tax
0% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
76% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
100% Closed Material Proceedure
85% Coalition Programme for Government - For
7% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
50% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
71% Delegate more powers to government ministers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
45% Do more to help refugees inclding children
90% Employee Shareholder Status
99% Encourage and incentivise saving
75% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
24% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
33% European Union - For
88% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
87% Fixed Term Parliaments
22% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
0% Fox hunting - Ban
79% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
59% Fully Elected House of Lords
27% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
16% Further devolution to Scotland
20% Further devolution to Wales
51% Gambling - Against permissiveness
93% GP Commissioning in the NHS
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
83% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
35% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
50% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
62% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
29% Human Rights and Equality
16% Identity cards - For introduction
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
33% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
93% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
89% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
98% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
72% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
22% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
7% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
54% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
90% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
50% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
13% Mansion Tax
89% Mass Retention of Communications Data
82% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Member trustees on pension boards
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
19% Minumum Wage
0% More Emergency Service Workers
0% More funds for social care
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
36% More powers for local councils
0% MPs to approve Withdrawal Agreeement
35% No detention without charge or trial
14% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
57% Nuclear power - For
38% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
90% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
1% Post office - in favour of Government policy
99% Post office closures - against
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
99% Privatise Royal Mail
79% Promote Occupational Pensions
30% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
50% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
31% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
70% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
80% Reduce capital gains tax
94% Reduce central funding for local government
92% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
92% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
96% Reducing the number of MPs - for
99% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
70% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
92% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
83% Register of Lobbyists
14% Regulate letting agent fees
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
46% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
38% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
90% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
25% Retain funds from council house sales locally
90% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
9% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
36% Right to strike
40% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
97% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
49% Smoking ban - In favour
32% State control of bus services
38% Stop climate change
6% Stronger Military Covenant
56% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
25% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
50% Termination of pregnancy - against
67% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
100% Tougher on illegal immigration
95% Trade Union Regulation
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
58% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
92% University education fees - Should be free
45% University Tuition Fees - For
97% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
16% Voting age - Reduce to 16
17% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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