Voting Record — Robert Halfon MP, Harlow (24784)

Robert Halfon is currently Member, Liaison Committee Sub-committee on the effectiveness and influence of the select committee system, Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) and Chair, Education Committee

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 9 votes out of 371, 2.4% 371 votes out of 414, 89.6% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 412, 0.0% 412 votes out of 467, 88.2% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 21 votes out of 1072, 2.0% 1072 votes out of 1239, 86.5% 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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HouseDateSubjectRobert HalfonCon VoteRôle
Commons9 Apr 2019Exiting the European Union — Delay Until 30 June 2019 minorityaye Rebel
Commons8 Apr 2019European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill — Clause 1 — Length of Delay to the UK Leaving the EU bothno 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
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 2019Draft European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Exit Day) (Amendment) Regulations 2019- Delay Withdrawal from 29 March to 12 April or 22 May minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the EU — Preventing Delay Withdrawing Continuing Beyond 30 June 2019 minorityno Rebel
13 Feb 2019Became Member, Liaison Committee Sub-committee on the effectiveness and influence of the select committee system
Commons15 Jan 2019European Union Withdrawal Agreement Majorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Jan 2018Appointment of Professor Sir Ian Kennedy as Electoral Commissioner minorityno Rebel
6 Nov 2017Became Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)
12 Jul 2017Became Chair, Education Committee
12 Jun 2017Stopped being Minister of State (Department of Education) (Apprenticeships and Skills),
HouseDateSubjectRobert HalfonCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
17 Jul 2016Became Minister of State (Department of Education) (Apprenticeships and Skills),
17 Jul 2016Stopped being Minister without Portfolio ,
8 May 2015Became Minister without Portfolio ,
HouseDateSubjectRobert HalfonCon VoteRôle
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Nov 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Clause 1 — If Conviction of MP for Misconduct in Public Office Should Trigger New Election minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
Commons13 May 2014Prohibition of Unpaid Internships Majorityno Rebel
12 May 2014Stopped being Member, Public Administration Committee
Commons5 Mar 2014Make Same Sex Marriage Available to Armed Forces Personnel Outside the United Kingdom minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Amendments to Acts of Parliament in Light of the Introduction of Same Sex Marriage in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Changes to Laws on Consular Marriage Following Introduction of Same Sex Marriages in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Registration of Armed Forces Chapels for Same Sex Marriages minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Proceedures for Consenting to Registration of Shared Places of Worship for Same Sex Marriage minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Same Sex Marriage — Enabling Courts to Deal with Divorce or Annulment Proceedings minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2013Parliamentary Consent for Lethal Support to Anti-Government Forces in Syria minorityaye Rebel
Commons8 Nov 2012Increased Commercialisation of the House of Commons to Generate Income minorityno Rebel
Commons24 Apr 2012Labelling of Halal and Kosher Meat Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Backbench Business Committee — Election of Members and Chair — Operation of Committee minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Election of Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Election of Backbench Business Committee by Parties minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Feb 2012Ten Minute Rule Bill- Annual Statements of Healthcare Costs Majorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jan 2012Trade Unions — Refund of Pay to Employers for Hours Worked by Trade Union Officials on Union Business Majorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Sep 2011Health and Social Care Bill 2011 — Independent Abortion Advice minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2010Draft EU Budget 2011 minorityno Rebel
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Public Administration 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
75% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
72% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
0% Assisted Dying
100% Asylum System - More strict
8% Bankers' Bonus Tax
0% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
100% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
92% Closed Material Proceedure
90% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
84% Delegate more powers to government ministers
45% Do more to help refugees inclding children
100% Employee Shareholder Status
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
23% Energy Prices - More Affordable
95% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
35% European Union - For
85% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
14% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
50% Fully Elected House of Lords
27% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
8% Further devolution to Scotland
8% Further devolution to Wales
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
95% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
46% Higher taxes on banks
1% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
15% Human Rights and Equality
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
33% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
95% Increase Air Passenger Duty
95% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
8% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
0% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
53% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
62% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
13% Mansion Tax
96% Mass Retention of Communications Data
58% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
21% Minumum Wage
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
32% More powers for local councils
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
21% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
16% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
86% Reduce capital gains tax
100% Reduce central funding for local government
94% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
92% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
85% Reducing the number of MPs - for
71% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
71% Register of Lobbyists
14% Regulate letting agent fees
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
50% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
90% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
14% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
19% Same Sex Marriage - for
96% Schools - Greater Autonomy
25% Smoking ban - In favour
25% Stop climate change
52% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Tougher on illegal immigration
95% Trade Union Regulation
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% University Tuition Fees - For
87% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
10% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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