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Sammy Wilson

Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Brexit)

DUP MP for East Antrim

@eastantrimmp https://facebook.com/SammyWilsonMP

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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Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2015: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Football Governance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2014: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2013-14 to 2014-15 — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 7 May 2014: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Minimum Price of Alcohol Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Carry-Over Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on March 2014 Budget Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Budget Resolution — The Bank Levy Show vote
  • On 13 Mar 2014: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Backbench Business — Badger Cull Show vote
  • On 30 Jan 2014: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Immigration Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 4 Dec 2013: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 22 Oct 2013: Sammy Wilson voted for a series of immigration measures including greater removal and enforcement powers, restrictions on the detention of children, the introduction of powers to levy an NHS charge on some of those seeking to enter the UK, and measures to prevent those not legally present in the UK renting properties and obtaining driving licenses. Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2013: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Sammy Wilson voted for the proposed badger cull. Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Sammy Wilson voted in favour of culling badgers in an effort to control bovine tuberculosis. Show vote
  • On 4 Jun 2013: Sammy Wilson voted against reforming 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2013 — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2013: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on March 2013 Budget Show vote
  • On 29 Jan 2013: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — New Clause on Review of Parliamentary Constituency Boundaries Show vote
  • On 19 Dec 2012: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Energy Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 25 Oct 2012: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Badger Cull Show vote
  • On 16 Jul 2012: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Third Reading — Individual voter registration etc. Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2012: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Defence Reform — Military Covenant — Strategic Defence and Security Review Assumptions Show vote
  • On 23 May 2012: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Individual Electoral Registration — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 23 May 2012: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Finance Bill (carry over) Show vote
  • On 26 Mar 2012: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Health and Social Care Bill Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson voted for banking reforms to give businesses easier access to credit and to bring transparency, accountability and responsibility into the setting of pay in the banking sector. Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Localism Bill — Clause 94 — Abolition of Regional Strategies Show vote
  • On 11 Oct 2011: Sammy Wilson voted for a series of measures including requiring the police to destroy fingerprints and DNA taken in certain circumstances; to introduce a CCTV code of practice; to ban wheel clamping on private land; and to make new Freedom of Information provisions for datasets. Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2011: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 1 — Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2011: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 1 — Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote
  • On 7 Sep 2011: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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 18 May 2011: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Localism Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 29 Mar 2011: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Military Covenant Show vote
  • On 15 Feb 2011: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Taxation of the Financial Sector — Financial Transaction Tax — Banking Levy Show vote
  • On 31 Jan 2011: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Health and Social Care Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 17 Jan 2011: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Localism Bill — Declines Second Reading Show vote
  • On 12 Jan 2011: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Postal Services Bill — Third Reading — Privatisation of Royal Mail Show vote
  • On 13 Dec 2010: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 2 Nov 2010: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: Sammy Wilson voted to keep the number of MPs at 650, rather than reduce it to 600. Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: Sammy Wilson voted against reducing the number of MPs to 600 and against equalising the number of electors in each UK Parliamentary constituency. Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — No Second Reading — rejected Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 21 Jul 2010: Sammy Wilson voted not to require Academy Schools to follow the School Admissions Code. Show vote
  • On 8 Jun 2010: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — Programme for Government — Economy Show vote
  • On 8 Jun 2010: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — Programme for Government Show vote
  • On 7 Jun 2010: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — Programme for Government Show vote

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