Greg Hands’s voting in Parliament
Greg Hands 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 Greg Hands’s votes.
Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
Generally voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show 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
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Greg Hands never rebelled against their party in this parliament
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Conservative MP for Chelsea and Fulham
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Also represented Hammersmith and Fulham
Expenses data for MPs is available from 2004 onwards
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Topics of interest
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Home Department
- Communities and Local Government
- Departmental Training
- Departmental Electronic Equipment
- FIFA World Cup
Currently held offices
- The Chief Secretary to the Treasury (since 8 May 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Committee of Selection (9 Oct 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- The Treasurer of Her Majesty's Household (7 Oct 2013 to 8 May 2015)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (14 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
- Shadow Minister (Treasury) (19 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (12 Mar 2007 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (27 Jun 2006 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (16 Jan 2006 to 27 Jun 2006)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 5 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- 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 high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 94.34% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 11 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.
- 170 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Greg Hands’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 207 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Aug 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: Mr Arne Groes
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: monetary donation of £5,000 to cover the cost of printing and delivery of leaflets
Donor status: individual
(Registered 03 December 2014)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Arne Groes
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000, meeting the cost of printing and distributing leaflets
Date of receipt: 2 March 2015
Date of acceptance: 2 March 2015
Donor status: individual
(Registered 27 March 2015)
Name of donor: Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Espana/Portugal
Address of donor: c/ Villanueva 43, 2. Stock rechts, 28001, Madrid, Spain
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): accommodation and meals valued at £550
Destination of visit: Porto, Portugal
Date of visit: 14-16 May 2015
Purpose of visit: to attend a roundtable conference on the future of Europe.
(Registered 05 June 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over Â£100,000 (ii) rental income of over Â£10,000 a year
House in Germany owned jointly with my wife: (i) (Registered 05 June 2015)
House in France owned jointly with my two brothers: (i) (Registered 05 June 2015)
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