Jim McGovern

Former Labour MP for Dundee West

26 Mar 2015

  • On 26 Mar 2015: Jim McGovern voted no on Elections for Positions in the House Show vote

25 Mar 2015

  • On 25 Mar 2015: Jim McGovern 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 25 Mar 2015: Jim McGovern voted yes on Bill Presented — Clause 6 — Charge for financial year 2016 Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2015: Jim McGovern voted to require a report on the effect of setting the additional rate of income tax at 50 per cent. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2015: Jim McGovern voted to require a report on the impact of Value Added Tax (VAT). Show vote

23 Mar 2015

  • On 23 Mar 2015: Jim McGovern voted no on Amendment of the Law — 5. Corporation tax (charge for financial year 2016) Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2015: Jim McGovern voted against charging income tax in the 2015-16 financial year and against setting the basic rate at 20%, the higher rate at 40% and the additional rate at 45%. Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2015: Jim McGovern 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

17 Mar 2015

  • On 17 Mar 2015: Jim McGovern voted no on Justice — Protection from slavery for overseas domestic workers Show vote

10 Mar 2015

  • On 10 Mar 2015: Jim McGovern was absent for a vote on Deregulation Bill — Short-term Use of London Accommodation: Relaxation of Restrictions Show vote

4 Mar 2015

  • On 4 Mar 2015: Jim McGovern was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — The Economy — Top Rate of Income Tax Show vote

25 Feb 2015

  • On 25 Feb 2015: Jim McGovern voted yes on Opposition Day — [18th Allotted Day] — Members’ Paid Directorships and Consultancies Show vote
  • On 25 Feb 2015: Jim McGovern voted yes on Opposition Day — [18th Allotted Day] — Bankers’ Bonuses and the Banking Industry Show vote

11 Feb 2015

  • On 11 Feb 2015: Jim McGovern voted against requiring a more extensive set of conditions be met prior to consent for hydraulic fracturing being given. Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2015: Jim McGovern voted no on Opposition Day — [17th Allotted Day] — Tax Avoidance Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2015: Jim McGovern voted in favour of introducing a penalty regime for the general anti-abuse rule and in favour of other measures intended to reduce tax avoidance. Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2015: Jim McGovern voted to provide those who've been on Jobseeker's Allowance for a period an offer of a paid job with training that they must take up or lose their benefits. Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2015: Jim McGovern voted to make it an offence to for someone in charge of an enclosed vehicle to fail to prevent smoking within it if someone under 18 is present. Show vote

10 Feb 2015

  • On 10 Feb 2015: Jim McGovern voted against setting the main central government grant to local government for 2015-16 at a level 25% lower than it was set for 2014-15. Show vote
  • On 10 Feb 2015: Jim McGovern voted no on Attorney-General — Police Show vote

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