Maria Miller

MP, Basingstoke

Basingstoke Conservative

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

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Tree Felling 28 Oct 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 10 September 2014 to Question 208409, what the maximum level of fine and sanction available for illegal tree felling was in each year since 1982; and when the level of fine or sanction was last reviewed and last increased under provisions in the Criminal Justice Act 1982.
  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Timber 27 Oct 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, how many prosecutions the National Measurement Office have brought for offences relating to illegally felled timber in each of the last five years.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 22 Oct 2014

    Young people in my constituency want the security of job opportunities when they leave college. Under Labour, the number of young people who could not get into work rose by a staggering 45%. Will the Prime Minister join me in applauding the companies up and down the country that have taken the opportunity under this Government to create apprenticeships, leading to the steepest fall in youth...

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Conservative MP for Basingstoke

Entered 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

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)
  • - Shadow Minister (Family), Universities and Skills (27 Jul 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Family), Children, Schools and Families (27 Jul 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister, Universities and Skills (4 Jun 2009 to 27 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Innovation, Universities and Skills (4 Jun 2009 to 4 Jun 2009)
  • Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee (7 Nov 2007 to 18 Dec 2007)
  • Shadow Minister, Children, Schools and Families (6 Jul 2007 to 27 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Minister (Family Welfare Including the Child Support Agency), Work & Pensions (11 Jan 2007 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Minister (Family Welfare, Including the Child Support Agency), Health (8 Nov 2006 to 15 Jan 2007)
  • Shadow Minister (Education), Education (16 Dec 2005 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 24 Jan 2006)

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  • Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 16 written questions in the last year — 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 76.68% 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.
  • 242 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Maria Miller’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 547 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Oct 2014.

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
Address of donor: Riverside Park, Colnbrook, SL3 0HG
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 4 day tickets to the Grand Prix, total value £1,944
Date of receipt of donation: 6 July 2014
Date of acceptance of donation: 6 July 2014
Donor status: company, registration no 1344829
(Registered 17 September 2014)

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