Hugh Bayley

Former MP, York Central

York Central Labour

A selection of Hugh Bayley's votes

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  • Generally voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Generally voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Almost always voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes

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Former Labour MP for York Central

Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Also represented City of York

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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • International Development
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Olympic Games 2012
  • Higher Education: York
  • Departmental Official Cars
  • Departmental Scientists
  • Africa

Other offices held in the past

  • NATO Parliamentary Assembly (President) (1 Nov 2012 to 30 Nov 2014)
  • Deputy Speaker (25 May 2010 to 8 Jun 2010)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (24 May 2005 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, International Development Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Social Security) (4 Jan 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • NATO Parliamentary Assembly UK Delegation (1 Jan 1997 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Health Committee (26 Oct 1992 to 21 Mar 1997)

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  • Has spoken in 43 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 182 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 48.35% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 13 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 130 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 686 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

8. Land and Property
Residential property in London from which rental income is received.
11. Miscellaneous
Member of the Board of the Parliamentary Network on the World Bank (PNoWB) (unpaid). (Registered 23 February 2012)

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