Voting Record — Owen Smith MP, Pontypridd (24797)

Owen Smith

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 Lab 0 votes out of 186, 0.0% 186 votes out of 243, 76.5% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Lab 4 votes out of 282, 1.4% 282 votes out of 467, 60.4% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 0 votes out of 875, 0.0% 875 votes out of 1239, 70.6% 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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HouseDateSubjectOwen SmithLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
23 Mar 2018Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland,
14 Jun 2017Became Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland,
HouseDateSubjectOwen SmithLab VoteRôle
Commons8 Feb 2017European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons8 Feb 2017European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — All Clauses Stand Part minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Feb 2017European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
27 Jun 2016Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions,
14 Sep 2015Became Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions,
14 Sep 2015Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Wales,
Commons11 Sep 2015Assisted Dying Bill — Second Reading minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectOwen SmithLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
14 May 2012Became Shadow Secretary of State for Wales,
28 Nov 2011Stopped being Member, Welsh Affairs Committee
7 Oct 2011Stopped being Shadow Minister (Wales),
8 Oct 2010Became Shadow Minister (Wales),
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Welsh Affairs 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
0% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
32% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
16% Asylum System - More strict
1% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
81% Bankers' Bonus Tax
50% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
0% English Votes on English Laws etc.
0% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
76% European Union - For
73% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
56% Further devolution to Scotland
67% Further devolution to Wales
85% Greater Transparency in Public Life
58% Higher taxes on banks
100% Homosexuality - Equal rights
71% Human Rights and Equality
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
83% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
15% Increase VAT
67% Inheritance Tax
50% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
13% Localise Council Tax Support
100% Mansion Tax
87% Mass Retention of Communications Data
0% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
79% Minumum Wage
50% More funds for social care
50% No detention without charge or trial
100% Nuclear power - For
0% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
53% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
100% Rail Fares - Lower
14% Reduce central funding for local government
12% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
17% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
5% Reducing the number of MPs - for
1% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
50% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
25% Register of Lobbyists
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
12% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
58% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
0% Schools - Greater Autonomy
31% Shift Powers from MPs in the Commons to Ministers
63% Smoking ban - In favour
74% Stop climate change
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
50% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
80% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2017-present, 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.

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