John Bercow

Speaker - Former Member for Buckingham

John Bercow is not a member of any APPGs
Speaker of the House of Commons
22nd Jun 2009 - 4th Nov 2019
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
14th Jun 2017 - 4th Nov 2019
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority
14th Jun 2017 - 4th Nov 2019
Commons Reference Group on Representation and Inclusion
15th Nov 2016 - 4th Nov 2019
House of Commons Commission
22nd Jun 2009 - 4th Nov 2019
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority
18th May 2015 - 3rd May 2017
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority
30th Jun 2010 - 3rd May 2017
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority
23rd Jun 2010 - 3rd May 2017
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
18th May 2010 - 3rd May 2017
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority
28th Oct 2009 - 6th May 2010
Members Estimate
22nd Jun 2009 - 6th May 2010
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
22nd Jun 2009 - 6th May 2010
Committees on Arms Export Controls
10th Mar 2008 - 22nd Jun 2009
Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee)
14th Nov 2005 - 22nd Jun 2009
Panel of Chairs
24th May 2005 - 22nd Jun 2009
International Development Committee
8th Nov 2004 - 22nd Jun 2009
Procedure Committee
8th Nov 2004 - 12th Jul 2005
Shadow Secretary of State for International Development
7th Nov 2003 - 1st Sep 2004
Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee
16th Dec 2002 - 5th Jan 2004
Home Affairs Committee
3rd Nov 2003 - 17th Nov 2003
Draft Mental Incapacity Bill (Joint Committee)
10th Jul 2003 - 17th Nov 2003
Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions)
23rd Jul 2002 - 1st Nov 2002
Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury
1st Sep 2001 - 23rd Jul 2002
Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs)
1st Jul 2000 - 1st Sep 2001
Shadow Minister (Education)
1st Jun 1999 - 1st Jul 2000
Trade & Industry
15th Jun 1998 - 5th Jul 1999
Welsh Affairs Committee
14th Jul 1997 - 22nd Jun 1998


Division Voting information

John Bercow has voted in 452 divisions, and 41 times against the majority of their Party.

19 May 2009 - Policing and Crime Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 3 Conservative No votes vs 130 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 201 Noes - 285
13 May 2009 - Cervical Cancer Vaccination - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 1 Conservative Aye votes vs 126 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 331 Noes - 136
11 May 2009 - Equality Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 1 Conservative No votes vs 135 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 139 Noes - 322
11 May 2009 - Equality Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 1 Conservative Aye votes vs 134 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 278 Noes - 181
30 Apr 2009 - Members’ Allowances - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 2 Conservative Aye votes vs 18 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 305 Noes - 31
1 Apr 2009 - Nick Cousins - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 27 Conservative Aye votes vs 83 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 304 Noes - 103
24 Mar 2009 - Coroners and Justice Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 1 Conservative No votes vs 155 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 174 Noes - 328
13 Mar 2009 - Statutory Redundancy Pay (Amendment) Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 2 Conservative Aye votes vs 13 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 85 Noes - 17
22 Oct 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 51 Conservative No votes vs 93 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 215 Noes - 299
22 Oct 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 34 Conservative No votes vs 111 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 206 Noes - 298
22 Oct 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 38 Conservative No votes vs 107 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 194 Noes - 306
22 Oct 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 39 Conservative No votes vs 101 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 183 Noes - 308
22 Oct 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 46 Conservative Aye votes vs 82 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 355 Noes - 129
20 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 11 Conservative No votes vs 140 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 217 Noes - 292
20 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 12 Conservative No votes vs 139 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 222 Noes - 290
20 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 34 Conservative No votes vs 114 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 190 Noes - 332
20 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 35 Conservative No votes vs 84 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 173 Noes - 309
20 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 26 Conservative No votes vs 130 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 233 Noes - 304
19 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 65 Conservative No votes vs 77 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 176 Noes - 336
19 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 28 Conservative No votes vs 110 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 223 Noes - 286
19 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 50 Conservative No votes vs 80 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 181 Noes - 314
19 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 30 Conservative No votes vs 98 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 149 Noes - 318
19 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 60 Conservative No votes vs 79 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 163 Noes - 342
19 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 33 Conservative No votes vs 103 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 200 Noes - 293
12 May 2008 - Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 34 Conservative Aye votes vs 44 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 340 Noes - 78
7 May 2008 - Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 1 Conservative No votes vs 88 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 324 Noes - 46
6 May 2008 - Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 3 Conservative Aye votes vs 121 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 338 Noes - 136
6 May 2008 - Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 36 Conservative Aye votes vs 48 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 0 Noes - 0
22 Feb 2008 - Temporary and Agency Workers (Equal Treatment) Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 1 Conservative Aye votes vs 9 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 157 Noes - 9
22 Feb 2008 - Temporary and Agency Workers (Equal Treatment) Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 1 Conservative Aye votes vs 11 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 147 Noes - 11
9 Jan 2008 - Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 5 Conservative No votes vs 143 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 169 Noes - 338
5 Jun 2007 - Termination of Pregnancy (Counselling and Miscellaneous Provisions) - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 16 Conservative No votes vs 79 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 107 Noes - 182
19 Mar 2007 - UK Borders Bill - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 28 Conservative Aye votes vs 81 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 310 Noes - 100
14 Mar 2007 - Contraception and Abortion (Parental Information) - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 9 Conservative No votes vs 66 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 87 Noes - 159
7 Mar 2007 - House of Lords Reform - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 25 Conservative Aye votes vs 150 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 155 Noes - 418
7 Mar 2007 - House of Lords Reform - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 42 Conservative Aye votes vs 134 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 178 Noes - 392
7 Mar 2007 - House of Lords Reform - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 75 Conservative Aye votes vs 96 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 305 Noes - 267
7 Mar 2007 - House of Lords Reform - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 55 Conservative Aye votes vs 121 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 337 Noes - 224
7 Mar 2007 - House of Lords Reform - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 7 Conservative No votes vs 167 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 241 Noes - 329
7 Mar 2007 - House of Lords Reform - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted Aye - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 14 Conservative Aye votes vs 106 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 391 Noes - 111
31 Oct 2006 - Termination of Pregnancy - View Vote Context
John Bercow voted No - against a party majority and in line with the House
One of 19 Conservative No votes vs 82 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 108 Noes - 187
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Commons initiatives

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1 Adjournment Debate led by John Bercow

Monday 9th December 2013

John Bercow has not introduced any legislation before Parliament

John Bercow has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


John Bercow has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament