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Conservative MP for Windsor
- Entered Parliament on 5 May 2005 — General election
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- Voting record
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- Register of Members’ Interests
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Adam Afriyie voted on key issues:
- Voted for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted very strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted strongly against more EU integration. votes
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted moderately against automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted strongly against a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted moderately against a smoking ban. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against equal gay rights. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Business, Innovation and Skills, Innovation, Universities and Skills, Transport, Treasury, Health
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Scientists, Members: Allowances, Departmental Information and Communications Technology, Chief Scientific Advisers, Science
(based on written questions asked by Adam Afriyie and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Welfare Reform Bill Committee (3 out of 3)
- Finance Bill Committee (14 out of 14)
- Welfare Reform Bill Committee (9 out of 12)
- Civil Aviation Bill Committee (3 out of 3)
- National Lottery Bill Committee (8 out of 8)
- Written Answers — Treasury: UK Trade and Investment (27 Nov 2013)
“To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what assessment his Department has made of the robustness of (a) Trade Growth Value (TGV) and (b) other measures used by UK Trade & Investment in evaluating that agency's economic impact.”
- Written Answers — Treasury: Departmental Coordination (25 Nov 2013)
“To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what systems are in place to ensure effective communication between officials in his Department and economists in (a) UK Trade & Investment, (b) the Department of Health and (c) other Departments.”
- Written Answers — Treasury: Science: Research (19 Nov 2013)
“To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what assessment he has made of the effect of the longer length of the investment cycle in the life sciences on measuring the economic effect of the Life Sciences Investment Organisation; and if he will make a statement.”
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- Has spoken in 10 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 11 written questions in the last year — below 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 86.49% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 5 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 148 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 25 Nov 2013. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source). Read 2004/05 – 2008/09 and 1st quarter 2009/10 receipts.
|Type||2008/09 (ranking out of 647)||2007/08 (ranking out of 645)||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05||2003/04||2002/03||2001/02|
|Staying away from main home||£0||£0||£0||£0|
|Office running costs||£18,660 (286th)||£17,297 (381st)||£19,447 (406th)||£17,501|
|Staffing costs||£102,205 (102nd)||£83,261 (joint 461st with 1 other)||£72,026 (582nd)||£48,858|
|Members' Staff Travel||£0||£0||£0||£0|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£3,385 (331st)||£534 (joint 468th with 1 other)||£606 (466th)||£506|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£2,270 (331st)||£1,945 (422nd)||£600||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,290 (joint 203rd with 4 others)||£860 (585th)||£860|
|Total||£124,250 (575th)||£104,652 (629th)||£94,884 (638th)||£68,325|