Voting Record — Tim Boswell MP, Daventry (10056)

Tim Boswell is currently Deputy Speaker (Lords), , Chair, European Union Committee and Principal Deputy Chairman of Committees,

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 9 May 2012 still in office Non-affiliated 0 votes out of 1, 0.0% 1 vote out of 480, 0.2% 0 times
House of Lords 19 Jul 2010 8 May 2012 Con 1 vote out of 186, 0.5% 186 votes out of 234, 79.5% 0 times
Daventry 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 11 votes out of 840, 1.3% 840 votes out of 1288, 65.2% 8 times
Daventry 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 7 votes out of 944, 0.7% 944 votes out of 1246, 75.8% 0 times
Daventry 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 10 votes out of 841, 1.2% 841 votes out of 1273, 66.1% 2 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 Boswell of AynhoNon-affiliated VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
5 Mar 2018Became Deputy Speaker (Lords),
16 May 2012Became Chair, European Union Committee
9 May 2012Became Principal Deputy Chairman of Committees,
HouseDateSubjectLord Boswell of AynhoCon VoteRôle
Lords6 Sep 2011Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties) Regulations 2011 — Motion to Approve Majorityaye Rebel
11 May 2010Stopped being Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee
HouseDateSubjectTim BoswellCon VoteRôle
7 Oct 2009Stopped being Member, Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee
7 Oct 2009Became Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee
1 Oct 2009Became Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee
30 Sep 2009Stopped being Member, Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee
Commons19 Jun 2009Prayers tellayeno Rebel Teller
Commons1 Apr 2009Deferred Divisions — Adjournment (May Day) Majorityno Rebel
Commons6 Mar 2009Prayers tellnono Teller
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
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Animal DNA may be inserted into an embryo Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
18 Apr 2008Became Member, Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee
18 Apr 2008Stopped being Member, Innovation, Universities and Skills Committee
10 Mar 2008Became Member, Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee
10 Mar 2008Stopped being Member, Innovation, Universities and Skills Committee
18 Dec 2007Became Member, Innovation, Universities and Skills Committee
17 Dec 2007Became Member, Innovation, Universities and Skills Committee
Commons18 May 2007Freedom of Information (Amendment) Bill — Third Reading tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 May 2007Freedom of Information (Amendment) Bill — Third Reading — Closure tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 May 2007Freedom of Information (Amendment) Bill — Exempt constituents' letters only — rejected tellnono Teller
Commons18 May 2007Freedom of Information (Amendment) Bill — Continue to disclose MPs' correspondence — rejected tellnono Teller
Commons18 May 2007Freedom of Information (Amendment) Bill — That the Question now be proposed tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 May 2007Motion to sit in private tellnono Teller
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
8 Nov 2006Stopped being Shadow Minister, Work & Pensions
1 Jun 2006Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions),
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — as amended Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — private clubs Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration Majorityno Rebel
16 Dec 2005Stopped being (Also PPS To the Chairman of the Party), Work & Pensions & Welfare Reform
16 Dec 2005Became Shadow Minister, Work & Pensions
16 Dec 2005Stopped being Parliamentary Private Secretary To Francis Maude and Shadow Minister for Work & Pensions and Wel, Conservative Party
13 Jun 2005Became (Also PPS To the Chairman of the Party), Work & Pensions & Welfare Reform
13 Jun 2005Stopped being Shadow Minister, Work & Pensions & Welfare Reform
13 Jun 2005Became Parliamentary Private Secretary To Francis Maude and Shadow Minister for Work & Pensions and Wel, Conservative Party
20 May 2005Stopped being Shadow Minister, Work & Pensions and Welfare Reform
20 May 2005Became Shadow Minister, Work & Pensions & Welfare Reform
HouseDateSubjectTim BoswellCon VoteRôle
17 Mar 2005Became Shadow Minister, Work & Pensions and Welfare Reform
17 Mar 2005Stopped being Shadow Minister, Economic Affairs
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — Clause 24 — Advance decisions to refuse treatment: general Majorityaye Rebel
19 Nov 2004Stopped being Shadow Minister, Home Affairs
19 Nov 2004Became Shadow Minister, Economic Affairs
Commons9 Nov 2004Categories of civil partners other than same sex couples Majorityaye Rebel
1 Nov 2004Became Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions),
1 Nov 2004Stopped being Shadow Minister (Constitutional Affairs),
6 Jul 2004Stopped being Shadow Minister, Home, Constitutional & Legal Affairs
6 Jul 2004Became Shadow Minister, Home Affairs
Commons25 May 2004Gender Recognition Bill [Lords] — Successful applications: married couples Majorityno Rebel
Commons25 May 2004Gender Recognition Bill — Allow Marriages to Remain Valid If They Become a Same Sex Marriage Majorityaye Rebel
10 May 2004Became Shadow Minister, Home, Constitutional & Legal Affairs
6 Nov 2003Became Shadow Minister (Constitutional Affairs),
6 Nov 2003Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions),
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 6 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 4 (80 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
13 Sep 2001Became Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions),
13 Sep 2001Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Education and Employment),
HouseDateSubjectTim BoswellCon VoteRôle
Commons1 Mar 2001House of Commons (Removal of Clergy Disqualification) Bill - Short title, commencement and extent Majorityno Rebel
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2000Deferred Divisions - Fisheries: Total Allowable Catches and Quotas 2001 bothno Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2000Stem Cell Research minorityno Rebel
Commons28 Feb 2000Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2000Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill Majorityno Rebel
Commons21 Jul 1999Delegated Legislation - Cinemas and Films bothno Rebel
1 Jun 1999Became Shadow Spokesperson (Education and Employment),
1 Jun 1999Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry),
Commons26 May 1999Line of Route minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Mar 1999Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Feb 1999Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill — Clause 1 — Age of Consent for Homosexual Acts Majorityno Rebel
Commons25 Jan 1999Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Jun 1998Crime and Disorder Bill — Reduction of Age of Consent for Homosexual Acts to 16 Majorityno Rebel
19 Jun 1997Became Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry),
Commons18 Jun 1997Firearms (Amendment) Bill - Exemption for national competition shooters tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Jun 1997Firearms (Amendment) Bill tellnono Teller
19 May 1997Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury),
1 May 1997Became Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury),
1 May 1997Stopped being Parliamentary Secretary (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food),
6 Jul 1995Became Parliamentary Secretary (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food),
6 Jul 1995Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Education and Science),
19 Dec 1992Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Education and Science),
10 Dec 1992Stopped being The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury,
15 Apr 1992Became The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury,
14 Apr 1992Stopped being Assistant Whip (HM Treasury),
25 Jul 1990Became Assistant Whip (HM Treasury),
3 Nov 1989Stopped being Member, Agriculture Committee
17 Jun 1987Became Member, Agriculture Committee

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
0% Assisted Dying
71% Asylum System - More strict
50% Crossrail - In favour
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
14% European Union - For
61% Fully Elected House of Lords
100% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
17% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
98% Post office closures - against
67% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
74% Smoking ban - In favour
100% Stronger Military Covenant
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
0% 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
100.0% John HowellHenleyCon
100.0% Willie RennieDunfermline and West FifeLDem
99.8% Paul BeresfordMole ValleyCon
99.8% James ArbuthnotNorth East HampshireCon
99.8% David DavisHaltemprice and HowdenCon

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