Occasionally rebels against their party in their last parliament
How Doug Naysmith voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted very strongly for the hunting banDetails
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted moderately for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted moderately against introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted very strongly against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted against increasing the rate of VATDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
As I know my right hon. Friend is aware, the past 10 years have seen an unprecedented increase in support for science and technology in this country, but will he agree that now is not the time to cut investment in science, research and education? For it is in these areas that we will ensure our future economic success and economic growth.
I know that the Secretary of State is aware that there are two separate electronic surveillance systems for tuberculosis in England: one for London, one for the rest of the country. Does he agree that it would be more sensible to have one system for the whole country, enabling more effective control and treatment of that troublingly persistent disease, and, perhaps, a national treatment plan,...
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps his Department is taking to encourage health services in areas with a high number of tuberculosis cases to co-ordinate their work with other public services used by those at a high risk of contracting that disease.
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Former Labour MP for Bristol North West
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Topics of interest
- International Development
- Home Department
- Deputy Prime Minister
- Mental Health
- Science and Discovery Centres
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee (19 Jan 2010 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, South West Regional Select Committee (4 Mar 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Draft Human Tissue and Embryos Bill (Joint Committee) (14 May 2007 to 3 Jun 2008)
- Member, Health Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (22 Jul 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Health Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
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- Has spoken in 4 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 12 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 78.80% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 3 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below 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") 30 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)