Peter Bottomley

MP, Worthing West

Worthing West Conservative

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How Peter Bottomley voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
  • Voted strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails

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Peter Bottomley sometimes rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Child Abuse 7 Jul 2014

    The country will welcome the principles behind my right hon. Friend’s reviews and panel. Will she, along with other Departments, make it clear to all children, especially looked-after children, that if they have worries that they cannot communicate to the people who are looking after them, there is an outside place to which they can go with confidence to talk about their worries? On...
  • [Mr George Howarth in the Chair] — Burma (Persecution of Minorities) 25 Jun 2014

    I apologise for not being here at the beginning of the debate. We should pay tribute to our Speaker, who has visited Burma on several occasions and has helped to draw attention to the problems. Nearly 30 years ago when I was a Minister, I went out to meet Sir Nicholas Fenn, the then ambassador, who made the claim, which the Minister kindly repeated today, that to be engaged with people is...
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Financial Ombudsman Service 23 Jun 2014

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how much funding of the Financial Ombudsman Service came directly from the levy on the Office of Fair Trading licences on consumer credit firms in (a) 2011, (b) 2012 and (c) 2013; how this funding will be levied in future; and if he will make a statement.

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Conservative MP for Worthing West

Entered House of Commons on 26 June 1975 — unknown

Also represented Eltham; Greenwich Woolwich West

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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • House of Commons
  • Treasury
  • Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards
  • Krishna Maharaj
  • Pedestrian Protection
  • NHS: Ict
  • National Black Police Association/Superintendent Dizaei

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Defamation Bill (Joint Committee) (24 Mar 2011 to 12 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) Committee (1 Nov 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 40 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 27 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 74.02% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 28 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1447 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

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