James Paice

MP, South East Cambridgeshire

South East Cambridgeshire Conservative

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How James Paice voted since 2001
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  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Source
  • Voted strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
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James Paice hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House: Iraq: Coalition Against ISIL 26 Sep 2014

    We have heard some erudite and persuasive speeches from Members who have far more knowledge of the region than I do. There seems to be little doubt that the House will support the motion; I strongly welcome that, and I shall do the same. I do not intend to try to persuade the House of the evils of ISIL or of the need to bomb or to do anything, but I want to flag up three aspects that I hope...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: EU Council, Security and Middle East 1 Sep 2014

    I strongly welcome my right hon. Friend’s commitment to article V, but I am unclear as to whether he feels that that extends to the situation in Ukraine. I hear what he says about sanctions, but he will understand that many people question their value. Is it not therefore essential that NATO should make it absolutely clear to President Putin this weekend that Ukraine must not fall under...
  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Common Agricultural Policy 7 Jul 2014

    May I start by reminding the House of my interests, which are in the Register of Members’ Financial Interests? It fell to me as the then Minister to start the negotiations for what is now seen as the reform of the common agricultural policy. I never know why we use the word “reform” because that is the last thing that we actually have. We have ended up with a complete...

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Conservative MP for South East Cambridgeshire

Entered House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Departmental Carbon Emissions
  • Agriculture: Subsidies
  • Food
  • Departmental Food
  • British Food

Currently held offices

  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (14 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • - Shadow Minister (Agriculture), Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (8 Sep 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • - Shadow Minister (Agriculture), Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (27 Jul 2009 to 8 Sep 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (6 Jul 2007 to 27 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Minister (Agriculture & Rural Affairs), Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Minister (Agriculture), Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (20 May 2005 to 16 Dec 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Agriculture & Rural Affairs, Shadow Secretary of State for Environment & Transport (9 May 2005 to 20 May 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Agriculture & Rural Affairs, Environment and Transport (17 Mar 2005 to 9 May 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Environment and Transport (9 Sep 2004 to 17 Mar 2005)
  • Shadow Minister, Home Affairs (6 Jul 2004 to 9 Sep 2004)
  • Shadow Minister, Home, Constitutional & Legal Affairs (10 May 2004 to 6 Jul 2004)

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  • Has spoken in 9 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • 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 67.57% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 17–18 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") 810 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 26 Aug 2014.

1. Directorships
Non-executive Chairman of First Milk Ltd, from 1 November 2013. Address: Cirrus House, Glasgow Airport Business Park, Marchburn Drive, Paisley, PA3 2SJ. Fee £85,001-£90,000 a year. Commitment of 50 days a year. (Registered 5 November 2013)
Received director’s fee of £7,500 for November 2013. (Registered 9 December 2013)
Received director’s fee of £7,500 for December 2013. Hours: 5 days. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Received director’s fee of £7,500 for January 2014. Hours: 5 days. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Received director’s fee of £7,500 for February 2014. Hours: 5 days. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Received director’s fee of £7,500 for March 2014. Hours: 5 days. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Received director’s fee of £7,500 for April 2014. Hours: 5 days. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Received director’s fee of £7,500 for May 2014. Hours: 5 days. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Non-executive Director of Camgrain Ltd, from 1 November 2013. Address: London Road, Balsham, Cambridge CB21 4HH. Fee £5001-£10,000 a year. Commitment of 10 days a year. (Registered 5 November 2013)
Received director’s fee of £1,000 for January 2014. Hours: 1 day. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Received director’s fee of £1,000 for February 2014. Hours: 1 day. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Received director’s fee of £1,000 for March 2014. Hours: 1 day. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Received director’s fee of £1,000 for April 2014. Hours: 1 day. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Received director’s fee of £1,000 for May 2014. Hours: 1 day. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Trustee and Director of NIAB TAG; Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3 0LE from March 2013; initially unpaid. From April 2014 I receive a £200 attendance fee for each meeting, each lasting approximately half a day. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Received £200 in April 2014 for one meeting. (Registered 7 May 2014)
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Partner in smallholding in Cambridgeshire, on which I make no drawings.
1 November 2013, received payment of £5,000 for consultancy for First Milk Ltd (see my entry in Category 1 above). Hours: 5 days. (Registered 5 November 2013)
November 2013, received payment of £4,000 for consultancy for First Milk Ltd (see my entry in Category 1 above). Hours: 4 days. (Registered 9 December 2013)
5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
Address of donor: Marford Mill, Rossett, Wrexham LL12 0HL
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind:  one day’s shooting and supper, bed and breakfast at Catton Hall, Derbyshire; total value £800.50
Date of receipt of donation: 13 December 2013
Date of acceptance of donation: 13 December 2013
Donor status: Registered Industrial and Provident Society, No 28488R
(Registered 18 December 2013)
8. Land and Property
Smallholding in Cambridgeshire, which is my main home.
Flat in London from which I derive rental income. (Registered 3 December 2012)

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