Voting Record — Mr Roy Beggs MP, East Antrim (10033)

Mr Roy Beggs

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 UUP 4 votes out of 686, 0.6% 686 votes out of 1246, 55.1% 3 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 UUP 1 vote out of 607, 0.2% 607 votes out of 1273, 47.7% 11 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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HouseDateSubjectMr Roy BeggsUUP VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
28 May 2004Became Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
Commons20 Jan 2004Crown Employment (Nationality) Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons7 Jan 2004Care Homes minorityunknown Unknown
Commons16 Dec 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — Clause 4 — Electoral Commission report minorityunknown Unknown
Commons16 Dec 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — New Clause 4 — Conduct of elections under a pilot order minorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill — Clause 42 — Applications by Prosecution for Certain Complex or Lengthy Trials to be Conducted without Jury minorityunknown Unknown
Commons18 Nov 2003Criminal Justice Bill — Clause 41 — Application by Defendant for Trial to be conducted without Jury minorityunknown Unknown
Commons8 Jul 2003House of Lords Reform — Exclusion of remaining Hereditary Peers minorityunknown Unknown
Commons14 Apr 2003Smoking (Restaurants) Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Mar 2003Police (Northern Ireland) Bill [Lords] — New Clause 4 — Appointment of Constables with Special Policing Skills Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons27 Mar 2003Police (Northern Ireland) Bill [Lords] — Clause 12 — Investigations into Current Police Practices and Policies tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Feb 2003Northern Ireland tellnono Teller
Commons20 Nov 2002Home Affairs Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 May 2002Ways and Means — National Insurance Contributions Majorityno Rebel
Commons23 Apr 2002Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons9 Jan 2002Northern Ireland Arms Decommissioning (Amendment) Bill — New Clause 1 — Commencement tellnono Teller
HouseDateSubjectMr Roy BeggsUUP VoteRôle
Commons13 Dec 2000The Economy minorityunknown Unknown
Commons21 Nov 2000Police (Northern Ireland) Bill - Discrimination in appointments tellnono Teller
Commons11 Jul 2000Police (Northern Ireland) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons11 Jul 2000Police (Northern Ireland) Bill - District policing partnership sub-groups for Belfast tellnono Teller
Commons6 Jun 2000Police (Northern Ireland) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jan 2000Disqualifications Bill tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jan 2000Disqualifications Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Jun 1999Planning and Transport Congestion minorityunknown Unknown
Commons17 May 1999Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill minorityunknown Unknown
Commons24 Feb 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) minorityunknown Unknown
Commons27 Oct 1998Working Time Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons31 Jul 1998Northern Ireland Bill tellnono Teller
Commons30 Jul 1998Northern Ireland Bill - Transferred, excepted and reserved matters tellayeaye Teller
Commons30 Jun 1998Finance (No. 2) Bill - Repayment of dividend tax credit to non-taxpayers minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Apr 1998Northern Ireland (Elections) Bill tellnono Teller
Commons22 Apr 1998Northern Ireland (Elections) Bill - The Assembly tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Dec 1997Public Processions (Northern Ireland) Bill [Lords] tellnono Teller

Policy Comparisons

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

100% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
0% Assisted Dying
48% Asylum System - More strict
16% Ban fox hunting
50% Business and community control of schools: For
25% Control Orders
0% Corporal punishment of children - Against
0% Delegate more powers to government ministers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
60% Foundation hospitals - In favour
16% Fox hunting - Ban
55% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
20% Fully Elected House of Lords
50% Gambling - Against permissiveness
39% Homosexuality - Equal rights
27% Identity cards - For introduction
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
46% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
35% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
50% Minimum Wage
27% No detention without charge or trial
100% Nuclear power - For
50% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
50% Post office - in favour of Government policy
50% Post office closures - against
0% Promote Occupational Pensions
42% Protesting near Parliament - Restrict
84% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
16% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
46% Schools - Greater Autonomy
4% Smoking ban - In favour
50% Stop climate change
50% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
68% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
92% University education fees - Should be free
2% University Tuition Fees - For
99% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
100% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2001-2005, 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.

100.0%Mr Howard FlightArundel and South Downswhilst Independent
93.4%Rt Hon David TrimbleUpper BannUUP
92.1% Martin SmythBelfast Southwhilst UUP
91.1% Martin SmythBelfast Southwhilst UUP
91.1% Jeffrey M. DonaldsonLagan Valleywhilst UUP

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