Andrew Selous

MP, South West Bedfordshire

South West Bedfordshire Conservative

Andrew Selous’s voting in Parliament

Andrew Selous is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Andrew Selous sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Andrew Selous generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Andrew Selous has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Offenders: Employment 26 May 2016

    Prisons should be places of hard work, rigorous education and high ambition, with incentives for prisoners to learn and for prison staff to prioritise education and work. Dame Sally Coates’ review of education in prisons published on 18 May sets out a clear blueprint for reform of education, with Governors given the tools to ensure education provision meets the needs of their prisoners...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prison Sentences: Cannabis 26 May 2016

    Prior to June 2015, information held centrally on prisoners serving sentences for drug related offences was not sufficiently detailed to identify offences relating to cannabis as opposed to other drugs. Providing data back to 2010 could therefore only be done at disproportionate cost. According to centrally held data, as at 30 June 2015 (latest available), there were 1,363 offenders in...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prisoners 25 May 2016

    Staff in the National Offender Management Service (NOMS) work with individual prisoners on a daily basis to address their risks and needs. A vital part of that activity is encouraging prisoners to acknowledge their responsibility for all their previous crimes. NOMS staff will also take appropriate action where prisoners disclose information either of additional offences or of aspects of...

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Conservative MP for South West Bedfordshire

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Expenses

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Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Transport
  • Home Department
  • Education and Skills
  • Departments: Manpower
  • Written Questions: Government Responses
  • Departmental Flexible Working
  • Departmental Working Hours
  • Children: Maintenance

Currently held offices

  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (since 4 Nov 2014)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (since 15 Jul 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (26 Oct 2010 to 17 Jul 2014)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (8 Nov 2006 to 6 May 2010)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (15 Jun 2004 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • PPS To Shadow Foreign Secretary, International Affairs (10 May 2004 to 20 Oct 2004)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 21 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Andrew Selous’s speeches
  • 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 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 90.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 42 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
  • 127 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Andrew Selous’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 592 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 2016.

6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Residential property in London: (i). (Updated 29 October 2014)
Half share in flat in Camberley: (i). (Registered 03 June 2015)

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