Voting Record — William McCrea MP, South Antrim (10679)

William McCrea

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 DUP 1 vote out of 573, 0.2% 573 votes out of 1239, 46.2% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 DUP 1 vote out of 612, 0.2% 612 votes out of 1288, 47.5% 1 time
21 Sep 2000 14 May 2001 DUP 0 votes out of 67, 0.0% 67 votes out of 276, 24.3% 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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HouseDateSubjectWilliam McCreaDUP VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Panel of Chairs
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Justice),
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Home Affairs),
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow DUP Leader of the House of Commons,
Commons26 Feb 2013Groceries Code Adjudicator Bill — New Clause 2 — Preculde Referals to Adjudicator Relating to Suppliers With a Billion Pound or Greater Turnover minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Oct 2012Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — New Clause 14 — Civil Claims In Health and Safety Cases Only On Basis of Negligence Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons25 Jan 2012London Local Authorities Bill — Closure of Debate on Street Litter Control Notices minorityunknown Unknown
26 Jan 2011Stopped being Member, Public Accounts Commission
Commons13 Oct 2010London Local Authorities Bill — Second Reading minorityunknown Unknown
Commons13 Oct 2010Public Houses and Private Members' Clubs (Smoking) Bill Majorityunknown Unknown
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Public Accounts Commission
1 Jun 2010Became Shadow Spokesperson (Justice),
1 Jun 2010Became Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Home Affairs),
6 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs),
6 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government),
HouseDateSubjectWilliam McCreaDUP VoteRôle
1 Jun 2009Became Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government),
1 Jun 2009Became Shadow DUP Leader of the House of Commons,
Commons25 Jun 2008Planning Bill — Third reading minorityunknown Unknown
Commons25 Jun 2008Planning Bill — Mobile phone masts to require certificates — rejected minorityunknown Unknown
Commons3 Jun 2008Delegated Legislation — Northern Ireland tellnono Teller
Commons9 Jan 2008Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill — Preventing prison officers from taking industrial action minorityunknown Unknown
16 Nov 2006Became Member, Panel of Chairs
Commons13 Jul 2005Committees — Administration Committee — Pay for Chairmen of Standing Committees minorityaye Rebel
1 Jun 2005Became Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs),
HouseDateSubjectWilliam McCreaDUP VoteRôle
no rebellions, never 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.

95% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
42% Academy Schools - for
80% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
0% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
67% Apprenticeships
99% Asylum System - More strict
56% Bankers' Bonus Tax
92% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Public Sector Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
68% Closed Material Proceedure
31% Coalition Programme for Government - For
50% Control Orders
75% Cull Badgers
27% Delegate more powers to government ministers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
30% Employee Shareholder Status
0% Encourage and incentivise saving
50% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
63% Energy Prices - More Affordable
18% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
29% European Union Integration - For
36% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
87% Fixed Term Parliaments
50% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
34% Fully Elected House of Lords
41% Further devolution to Scotland
55% Further devolution to Wales
93% Gambling - Against permissiveness
29% GP Commissioning in the NHS
40% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
29% Higher taxes on banks
8% Homosexuality - Equal rights
50% HS2 - In Favour
49% Human Rights and Equality
5% Identity cards - For introduction
70% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
17% Increase Air Passenger Duty
22% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
15% Increase VAT
0% Inheritance Tax
50% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
50% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
37% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
79% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
40% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
60% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
75% Mansion Tax
89% Mass Retention of Communications Data
22% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
61% Minumum Wage
86% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
65% More powers for local councils
13% No detention without charge or trial
50% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
50% Nuclear power - For
45% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
47% Police and Crime Commissioners
2% Post office - in favour of Government policy
50% Privatise Royal Mail
47% Promote Occupational Pensions
1% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
100% Public Ownership of Railways
76% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
83% Reduce capital gains tax
25% Reduce central funding for local government
33% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
9% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
8% Reducing the number of MPs - for
13% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
88% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
4% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
13% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulate letting agent fees
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
25% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
50% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
9% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
39% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
83% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
58% Right to strike
73% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
0% Same Sex Marriage - for
62% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Sell England's Public Forests
91% Smoking ban - In favour
50% State control of bus services
51% Stop climate change
66% Stronger Military Covenant
50% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Termination of pregnancy - against
8% Trade Union Regulation
54% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
50% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
45% University Tuition Fees - For
82% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
50% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices
100% Woman's pension age increase - slow transition

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