A selection of Hywel Williams's votes
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Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
Voted strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Details
Voted strongly against reducing central government funding of local government Details
Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensions Details
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Hywel Williams never rebelled against their party in this parliament
At the foot of page 2, the explanatory notes state: “Any bills that the Speaker has certified as England-only in their entirety will be considered by only English MPs”. It would help the House if the right hon. Gentleman were to identify past Bills that he considers to have been England-only in their entirety.
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will make it his policy to appoint a Traffic Commissioner for Wales who is based in Wales.
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what date has been appointed for the introduction of the Union flag on all driving licences issued to drivers in (a) England, (b) Scotland and (c) Wales.
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Plaid Cymru MP for Arfon
Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election
Also represented Caernarfon
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Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Culture Media and Sport
- Welsh Language
- Departmental Public Expenditure
- Driving: Licensing
- Departmental Staff (Bicycles)
- Tax Credits
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (6 Jan 2014 to 10 Mar 2014)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Feb 2012 to 20 Oct 2014)
- Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (18 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Cabinet Office) (18 Jun 2010 to 18 Mar 2013)
- Shadow PC Spokesperson (Education) (10 Jun 2005 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Panel of Chairs (24 May 2005 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) (10 May 2005 to 10 May 2006)
- Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (20 Jul 2004 to 11 Jul 2005)
- Shadow PC Spokesperson (International Development) (10 May 2004 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (26 Jan 2004 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow PC Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (10 May 2001 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow PC Spokesperson (Health) (10 May 2001 to 30 Mar 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 37 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 50 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 70.27% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 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") 330 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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