Sylvia Hermon

Former Independent MP for North Down

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Sylvia Hermon voted a mixture of for and 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: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2015: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on March 2015 Budget Show vote
  • On 7 Nov 2014: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Football Governance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2014: Sylvia Hermon 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: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2014: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2013-14 to 2014-15 — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 7 May 2014: Sylvia Hermon voted to introduce a ban on selling alcohol below a set minimum price. Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Carry-Over Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Sylvia Hermon voted against the the March 2014 budget, against increasing the personal income tax allowance, against reducing corporation tax, against capping welfare spending, against reducing alcohol duties and more. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Sylvia Hermon voted against increasing the rate of the bank levy tax and against changes aimed at improving the operational efficiency of the levy. Show vote
  • On 13 Mar 2014: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Backbench Business — Badger Cull Show vote
  • On 30 Jan 2014: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Immigration Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 4 Dec 2013: Sylvia Hermon voted to give voters the power to prompt a new election for an elected representative before their term of office comes to an end. Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2013: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 22 Oct 2013: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Immigration Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2013: Sylvia Hermon 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: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Sylvia Hermon voted against the proposed badger cull. Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Badger Cull Show vote
  • On 4 Jun 2013: Sylvia Hermon voted to reform the energy market with regard to reducing carbon dioxide emissions, securing supply, affordability for consumers and increasing generation from renewable sources. Show vote
  • On 15 Apr 2013: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2013 — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2013: Sylvia Hermon 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: Sylvia Hermon 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: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Energy Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 25 Oct 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Badger Cull Show vote
  • On 16 Jul 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on National Health Service — Health Spending and Rationing by Cost Show vote
  • On 10 Jul 2012: Sylvia Hermon voted against proposed reforms of the House of Lords including the introduction of 15 year terms for most members and an elected element. Show vote
  • On 27 Jun 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Third Reading — Individual voter registration etc. Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Defence Reform — Military Covenant — Strategic Defence and Security Review Assumptions Show vote
  • On 23 May 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Individual Electoral Registration — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 23 May 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Finance Bill (carry over) Show vote
  • On 26 Mar 2012: Sylvia Hermon 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: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Health and Social Care Bill Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Sylvia Hermon voted to require 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: Sylvia Hermon voted to require 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: Sylvia Hermon voted to require 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: Sylvia Hermon voted to require 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: Sylvia Hermon voted to require 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: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Banking — Access to Credit for Businesses — Banking Sector Pay Reform Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Draft City of Liverpool (Mayoral Referendum) Order 2012 — 3 May 2012 Referendum on a Directly Elected Mayor Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Draft City of Nottingham (Mayoral Referendum) Order 2012 — May 2012 Referendum on a Directly Elected Mayor Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Draft City of Leeds (Mayoral Referendum) Order 2012 — May 2012 Referendum on a Directly Elected Mayor Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Draft City of Bristol (Mayoral Referendum) Order 2012 — May 2012 Referendum on a Directly Elected Mayor Show vote
  • On 25 Jan 2012: Sylvia Hermon voted to require 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: Sylvia Hermon voted to require 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: Sylvia Hermon 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: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Localism Bill — Clause 94 — Abolition of Regional Strategies Show vote
  • On 11 Oct 2011: Sylvia Hermon 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: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 1 — Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2011: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 1 — Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote
  • On 7 Sep 2011: Sylvia Hermon 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: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 18 May 2011: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Localism Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Reject Second Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2011 — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 31 Mar 2011: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 29 Mar 2011: Sylvia Hermon 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: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Military Covenant Show vote
  • On 15 Feb 2011: Sylvia Hermon voted to increase the permitted variation from the norm in the number of voters in each parliamentary constituency to 7.5% from the 5% previously proposed. Show vote
  • On 15 Feb 2011: Sylvia Hermon voted against creating two Parliamentary constituencies wholly on the Isle of Wight rather than just one. Show vote
  • On 9 Feb 2011: Sylvia Hermon voted for a banking levy, a tax charged as a fraction of a bank's assets, and against a financial transaction tax. Show vote
  • On 31 Jan 2011: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Health and Social Care Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 17 Jan 2011: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Localism Bill — Declines Second Reading Show vote
  • On 12 Jan 2011: Sylvia Hermon voted against privatising up to 90% of Royal Mail and against related restructuring. Show vote
  • On 13 Dec 2010: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 2 Nov 2010: Sylvia Hermon voted against holding a referendum on introducing the Alternative Vote system for electing MPs and against equalising the number of electors in each constituency via boundary changes which would also reduce the number of MPs from 650 to 600. Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 9 — Number of MPs Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: Sylvia Hermon 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: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — No Second Reading — rejected Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 21 Jul 2010: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Academies Bill — Require Academies to Comply with the School Admissions Code — rejected Show vote
  • On 8 Jun 2010: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — Programme for Government — Economy Show vote
  • On 8 Jun 2010: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — Programme for Government Show vote
  • On 7 Jun 2010: Sylvia Hermon was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — Programme for Government Show vote

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