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David Laws

Former Liberal Democrat MP for Yeovil

25 Mar 2015

  • On 25 Mar 2015: David Laws was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2015: David Laws was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Clause 1 — Report on Effect of Setting Additional Rate of Income Tax at 50 Percent Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2015: David Laws was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — New Clause 1 — Report on Impact of Value Added Tax Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2015: David Laws voted yes on Deferred Division — Infrastructure Planning Show vote

23 Mar 2015

  • On 23 Mar 2015: David Laws voted yes on Amendment of the Law — 5. Corporation tax (charge for financial year 2016) Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2015: David Laws voted to charge income tax in the 2015-16 financial year and to set the basic rate at 20%, the higher rate at 40% and the additional rate at 45%. Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2015: David Laws voted to approve 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

16 Mar 2015

  • On 16 Mar 2015: David Laws voted no on Delegated Legislation — New Clause 1 — TfL assets for development (disclosure) Show vote

10 Mar 2015

  • On 10 Mar 2015: David Laws voted to let planning authorities insist Londoners wishing to rent out their homes for short periods have specific planning permission to do so on the grounds the authority considers that it is "necessary" rather than merely "desirable" to "protect the amenity of the locality". Show vote

9 Mar 2015

  • On 9 Mar 2015: David Laws voted yes on Armed Forces (Service Complaints and Financial Assistance) Bill [Lords] — Secondary ticketing platforms Show vote

4 Mar 2015

  • On 4 Mar 2015: David Laws voted against increasing the top rate of income tax. Show vote

25 Feb 2015

  • On 25 Feb 2015: David Laws voted no on Opposition Day — [18th Allotted Day] — Members’ Paid Directorships and Consultancies Show vote
  • On 25 Feb 2015: David Laws voted no on Opposition Day — [18th Allotted Day] — Bankers’ Bonuses and the Banking Industry Show vote

23 Feb 2015

  • On 23 Feb 2015: David Laws voted no on Isil — Clause 72 — Female genital mutilation protection orders Show vote
  • On 23 Feb 2015: David Laws voted yes on Isil — New Clause 25 — Termination of pregnancy on grounds of sex of foetus Show vote
  • On 23 Feb 2015: David Laws voted no on Isil — New Clause 19 — Child abduction warning notice Show vote
  • On 23 Feb 2015: David Laws voted no on Isil — New Clause 17 — Mandatory reporting of suspected child abuse Show vote
  • On 23 Feb 2015: David Laws voted no on Isil — New Clause 2 — Official Secrets Act 1989 (additional defence) Show vote

11 Feb 2015

  • On 11 Feb 2015: David Laws was absent for a vote on Infrastructure Bill — Safeguards and Conditions for Hydraulic Fracturing Activities (Fracking) Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2015: David Laws voted yes on Opposition Day — [17th Allotted Day] — Tax Avoidance Show vote

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