Hugh Bayley

Former Labour MP for York Central

Coalition Programme for Government - For

the policies outlined in the "programme for government" also known as the "coalition agreement" agreed between the Conservatives and Liberal Democrats are right.

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Hugh Bayley generally voted against the policies included in the 2010 Conservative - Liberal Democrat Coalition Agreement

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about the policies included in the 2010 Conservative - Liberal Democrat Coalition Agreement:

  • On 25 Mar 2015: Hugh Bayley voted against a series of taxation related measures including increasing the personal income tax free allowance and increasing the threshold at which higher rate tax is charged. Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2015: Hugh Bayley voted against the the March 2015 budget which contained plans to spend £76bn more than was expected to be taken in and introduced a help to buy ISA, reduced corporation tax and increased spending on mental health by around £300m/year. Show vote
  • On 7 Nov 2014: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Football Governance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2014: Hugh Bayley voted in favour of requiring the mass retention of information about communications, (but not the content of those communications); in favour of arrangements to limit access to such information; in favour of requiring those based outside of the UK to comply with warrants to intercept the content of communications and to state operators of internet-based services may be required enact such intercepts; and also in favour of limiting the use of intercepts, and police access to communications data, on economic grounds to cases involving the interests of national security. Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2014: Hugh Bayley voted in favour of requiring the mass retention of information about communications, (but not the content of those communications); in favour of arrangements to limit access to such information; in favour of requiring those based outside of the UK to comply with warrants to intercept the content of communications and to state operators of internet-based services may be required enact such intercepts; in favour of limiting the use of intercepts, and police access to communications data, on economic grounds to cases involving the interests of national security; and also in favour of more frequent reports from the Interception of Communications Commissioner and for the independent reviewer of terrorism legislation to review the operation and regulation of investigatory powers by May 2015. Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2014: Hugh Bayley voted against increasing the personal income tax allowance, against reducing corporation tax, and against giving a greater tax incentive to companies investing in assets, as well against other measures in the Finance Bill. Show vote
  • On 7 May 2014: Hugh Bayley voted against introducing a ban on selling alcohol below a set minimum price. Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Carry-Over Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on March 2014 Budget Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Budget Resolution — The Bank Levy Show vote
  • On 13 Mar 2014: Hugh Bayley voted to stop the current badger culls. Show vote
  • On 30 Jan 2014: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Immigration Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 4 Dec 2013: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Recall of Elected Representatives — Power for Voters to Prompt New Election Before Term of Office Ends Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2013: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 22 Oct 2013: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Immigration Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2013: Hugh Bayley voted against introducing a general anti-abuse rule to tackle abusive tax avoidance, to raise the basic income tax free allowance, and to support other tax changes proposed in the Finance Bill. Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Hugh Bayley voted to approve spending money on preparations for a high speed rail network connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester. Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Hugh Bayley voted to approve spending money on preparations for a high speed rail network connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester. Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Hugh Bayley voted against the proposed badger cull. Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Hugh Bayley voted against culling badgers in an effort to control bovine tuberculosis. Show vote
  • On 4 Jun 2013: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Energy Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 15 Apr 2013: Hugh Bayley voted against introducing a general anti-abuse rule to tackle abusive tax avoidance, to raise the basic income tax free allowance, and to support other tax changes proposed in the Finance Bill. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2013: Hugh Bayley voted against the proposed budget for 2013-14 which proposed raising £612bn and spending £720bn; continuing to reduce corporation tax, introducing a scheme to help people buy homes worth up to £600,000 and to increase the personal income tax allowance for those of working age. Show vote
  • On 29 Jan 2013: Hugh Bayley voted to postpone reviewing the boundaries of parliamentary constituencies until 2018 and also to delay a review into the effect of reducing the number of MPs Show vote
  • On 19 Dec 2012: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Energy Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 25 Oct 2012: Hugh Bayley voted to stop the badger cull which was aimed at tackling bovine tuberculosis. Show vote
  • On 16 Jul 2012: Hugh Bayley voted to ask the Government to take action to prevent rationing by cost in the NHS and to call on the Government to honour its pledge to increase health spending in real terms each year. Show vote
  • On 10 Jul 2012: Hugh Bayley voted in favour of reforming the House of Lords, introducing 15 year terms for most members and introducing an elected element. Show vote
  • On 27 Jun 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against introducing individual voter registration and other changes to electoral registration and the administration of elections. Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2012: Hugh Bayley voted to call on the Government to strengthen the military covenant and to request a reassessment of the assumptions on which the Strategic Defence and Security Review was based. Show vote
  • On 23 May 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against introducing Individual Electoral Registration to replace the previous household based system. Show vote
  • On 23 May 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against introducing individual voter registration and other changes to electoral registration and the administration of elections. Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Finance Bill (carry over) Show vote
  • On 26 Mar 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against the March 2012 budget which planned spending of £683bn against expected revenue of £592bn and also increased the income tax personal tax free allowance, reduced corporation tax, introduced a new top rate of Stamp Duty and introduced a tax to recover child benefit from households with an individual earning over £50K. Show vote
  • On 13 Mar 2012: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Health and Social Care Bill Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against requiring Manchester City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against requiring Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against requiring Sheffield City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against requiring Coventry City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against requiring Wakefield City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 7 Feb 2012: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Banking — Access to Credit for Businesses — Banking Sector Pay Reform Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against requiring Liverpool City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against requiring Nottingham City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against requiring Leeds City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against requiring Bristol City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 25 Jan 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against requiring Birmingham City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 25 Jan 2012: Hugh Bayley voted against requiring Bradford City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 23 Nov 2011: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Feed-in Tariff — Subsidies for Renewable or Low Carbon Electricity Generation Show vote
  • On 7 Nov 2011: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Localism Bill — Clause 94 — Abolition of Regional Strategies Show vote
  • On 11 Oct 2011: Hugh Bayley voted against a series of measures including requiring the police to destroy fingerprints and DNA taken in certain circumstances; against introducing a CCTV code of practice; against banning wheel clamping on private land and against new Freedom of Information provisions for datasets. Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2011: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 1 — Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2011: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 1 — Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote
  • On 7 Sep 2011: Hugh Bayley voted against proposed NHS reforms including giving more power to GPs to commission services, strengthening the Care Quality Commission, and cutting admin costs for example by abolishing Primary Care Trusts. Show vote
  • On 5 Jul 2011: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 18 May 2011: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Localism Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Hugh Bayley voted against measures in the 2011 Budget including reducing the threashold for paying higher rate income tax, increasing the income tax free personal allowance, reducing corporation tax and reducing the main rate of corporation tax from 27 to 26%. Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Hugh Bayley voted against measures in the 2011 Budget including reducing the threshold for paying higher rate income tax, increasing the income tax free personal allowance, reducing corporation tax and reducing the main rate of corporation tax from 27 to 26%. Show vote
  • On 31 Mar 2011: Hugh Bayley voted against introducing Police and Crime Commissioners, against giving local councils more powers in relation to licensing, and against the other measures in the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill. Show vote
  • On 29 Mar 2011: Hugh Bayley voted against the March 2011 budget which outlined £710 billion of government spending for 2011-12 while only expecting to bring in £589bn; a corporation tax cut, an increase in the personal income tax free allowance and a presumption in favour of sustainable development. Show vote
  • On 16 Feb 2011: Hugh Bayley voted for a legally binding Military Covenant set out in law. Show vote
  • On 15 Feb 2011: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 11 — permissible variation in population in a constituency Show vote
  • On 15 Feb 2011: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 11 — Special Case of the Isle of Wight Show vote
  • On 9 Feb 2011: Hugh Bayley voted against a banking levy, a tax charged as a fraction of a bank's assets, and for a financial transaction tax. Show vote
  • On 31 Jan 2011: Hugh Bayley voted against proposed NHS reforms including giving more power to GPs to commission services, strengthening the Care Quality Commission, and cutting admin costs for example by abolishing Primary Care Trusts. Show vote
  • On 17 Jan 2011: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Localism Bill — Declines Second Reading Show vote
  • On 12 Jan 2011: Hugh Bayley voted against privatising up to 90% of Royal Mail and against related restructuring. Show vote
  • On 13 Dec 2010: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 2 Nov 2010: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 9 — Number of MPs Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 9 — Number and distribution of seats Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: Hugh Bayley voted to oppose the combination of preparations for a referendum on the Alternative Vote electoral system with redrawing constituency boundaries. Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: Hugh Bayley voted against a referendum on using the Alternative Vote system in general elections and for parliamentary constituency boundary changes which would have reduced the number of MPs from 650 to 600. Show vote
  • On 21 Jul 2010: Hugh Bayley voted to require Academy Schools to follow the School Admissions Code. Show vote
  • On 8 Jun 2010: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — Programme for Government — Economy Show vote
  • On 8 Jun 2010: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — Programme for Government Show vote
  • On 7 Jun 2010: Hugh Bayley was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — Programme for Government Show vote

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