Maria Miller

MP, Basingstoke

Basingstoke Conservative

Maria Miller’s voting in Parliament

Maria Miller is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

This is a selection of Maria Miller’s votes.

  • Voted a mixture of for and against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Maria Miller’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Maria Miller’s full vote analysis page for more.

Maria Miller never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Women and Equalities: Gender Pay Gap 26 Nov 2015

    Women over 40 endure the biggest gender pay gap. What specific policies does the Minister have to address that problem?
  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Utilities: Infrastructure 26 Nov 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what statutory obligations are placed on local authorities to have an accurate assessment of the (a) capacity, (b) location and (c) other aspects of local utility infrastructure.
  • Royal Assent: Childcare Bill [Lords] 25 Nov 2015

    Childcare is not a political football, and I really hope that the hon. Member for Manchester Central (Lucy Powell) is not choosing to make it one. On behalf of my constituents and, indeed, those of Members across the House, we want to make sure that a consistent approach is taken to childcare in the future. That also applies to the children of those constituents and to the providers of...

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Conservative MP for Basingstoke

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Children
  • Schools and Families
  • Health
  • Transport
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Children: Day Care
  • Pre-School Education
  • Child Support Agency
  • Pre-School Education: Finance
  • Sure Start Programme

Currently held offices

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 10 Sep 2015)
  • Chair, Women and Equalities Committee (since 18 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Minister for Women and Equalities (15 Oct 2012 to 9 Apr 2014)
  • The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (6 Sep 2012 to 9 Apr 2014)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (17 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 17 Dec 2007)
  • Shadow Minister (Children, Young People and Families) (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (6 Nov 2006 to 3 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 23 Jan 2006)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (10 May 2005 to 6 Nov 2006)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 53 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 13 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 78.03% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
  • 209 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Maria Miller’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 590 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Mrs Anna McNair Scott
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 February 2015)
Name of donor: Mr Nigel McNair Scott
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 February 2015)
5. Gifts and benefits from sources outside the UK
Name of donor: David Michael Huron
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: jewellery valued at approx. £393. Donated to charity.

Date received: 2 April 2015

Date accepted: 11 May 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 29 May 2015)

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