Nick Gibb’s voting in Parliament
Nick Gibb is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Nick Gibb sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Nick Gibb generally voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against.
We have lots more plain English analysis of Nick Gibb’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Nick Gibb’s full vote analysis page for more.
Nick Gibb hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament
Local authorities are responsible for planning and securing sufficient school places in their area, and supporting them to do so is one of this Government’s top priorities. This is why the Government is investing £23 billion overall in school buildings to create 600,000 new school places, open 500 new free schools and address essential maintenance needs. Basic need funding is...
Subject to parliamentary approval, the Department for Education has decided to amend the School Admissions Code to support summer born children who are not ready to start school at the usual age. This will delay entry to reception year until they are five years old and enables those children to remain with that cohort as they progress through school. We want to make these changes as soon as...
Information on the proportion of students entered for the EBacc since 2010 is published at local authority, regional and national level in the “GCSE and equivalent results in England: statistical first release” series. Parliamentary constituency level information is not available. A list of qualifications which count towards the English Baccalaureate is available on the school...
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Conservative MP for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
Expenses data for MPs is available from 2004 onwards
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Topics of interest
- Education and Skills
- Schools and Families
- Home Department
- Trade and Industry
- Literacy and Numeracy
- Secondary Education: Curriculum
- Departmental Staff
Currently held offices
- The Minister for Schools (since 15 Jul 2014)
Other offices held in the past
- Chair, Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill Committee (15 May 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)
- Member, Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill Committee (4 Mar 2013 to 15 May 2013)
- The Minister for Schools (13 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
- Shadow Minister (Schools) (8 Dec 2005 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister (Education) (10 May 2005 to 8 Dec 2005)
- Member, Education & Skills Committee (8 Dec 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (5 Nov 2001 to 11 Dec 2003)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry) (1 Jun 1999 to 1 Jun 2001)
- Member, Treasury Sub-committee (15 Jun 1998 to 30 Nov 1998)
- Member, Treasury Committee (15 Jun 1998 to 30 Nov 1998)
- Member, Social Security Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 20 Jul 1998)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) (1 Jun 1997 to 1 Jun 1998)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 92.06% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 12 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.
- 162 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Nick Gibb’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 675 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 14 Dec 2015.
Name of donor: British Spanish Tertulias Forum
Address of donor: 48 Desning Hall Cottages, Higham, Suffolk IP28 6PB
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, dinners, accommodation and
ground transport; total value £1,450
Destination of visit: Bilbao, Spain
Date of visit: 17-19 October 2014
Purpose of visit: to attend the British-Spanish Tertulias Forum, an annual weekend bringing MPs, business people, academics and artists together to discuss topical issues.
(Registered 08 December 2014
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