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Conservative MP for Erewash
- Entered Parliament on 6 May 2010 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Jessica Lee voted on key issues:
- Has never voted on a smoking ban. votes
- Voted for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted strongly for greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
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- Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Education, Health, Culture Media and Sport, Justice, Transport
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Free Schools, Pets: Cremation, Large Goods Vehicles, Olympic Games 2012: East Midlands, Court Dispute Resolution
(based on written questions asked by Jessica Lee and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Prisons (Property) bill Committee (0 out of 1)
- Children and Families Bill Committee (16 out of 19)
- Estates of Deceased Persons (Forfeiture Rule and Law Of Succession) Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
- Finance (No. 3) Bill Committee (12 out of 14)
- Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders bill Committee (14 out of 18)
- Bill Presented — High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill: Water Bill (25 Nov 2013)
“I thank my hon. Friend for all the work he has done in this area and for his expertise. I hesitate to interrupt his flow—to use a water analogy—but he just mentioned the social aspect. Does he agree that volunteers play an important part in managing all this country’s waterways, particularly through the Canal & River Trust? In my constituency, where the waterways play a...”
- Gibraltar: Start-up Loans (20 Nov 2013)
“I congratulate my hon. Friend on the success so far of the start-up loans scheme, which I will continue to promote locally. Does he agree that the support of local business organisations, such as the successful Erewash Partnership in my constituency, is vital, in that they provide mentoring support and networking opportunities to help businesses to flourish?”
- Business of the House (7 Nov 2013)
“Next week marks national export week. Many businesses in Erewash are successfully exporting their products and services around the globe, so may I ask my right hon. Friend to make time available in the House over the next few weeks in which we can support this important area of UK business?”
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- Has spoken in 19 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has voted in 84.11% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below 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") 43 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 25 Nov 2013. More about the Register