Laura Sandys

MP, South Thanet

South Thanet Conservative

Voting Summary More Here

How Laura Sandys voted
Randomly generated selection of topics. See full list.

  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system 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 strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Get email notifications when Laura Sandys speaks in parliament.

See our much more detailed, easier-to-read analysis of votes on health, welfare, foreign policy, social issues, taxation and more.

Laura Sandys occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

More of Laura Sandys's recent appearances

RSS feed (?)

Profile

Conservative MP for South Thanet

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Education
  • Health
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • UK Trade and Investment
  • Entry Clearances: Overseas Students
  • Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency
  • Pupils: Disadvantaged
  • Medical Research Council

Currently held offices

  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 5 Nov 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site.
More about this

  • Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 10 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 85.59% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 112 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Laura Sandys’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 87 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Nov 2014.

8. Land and Property
Part owner of a flat in London. Rental income is paid to the other owner. (Registered 8 December 2012)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

More about the register

Did you find what you were looking for?

Please feel free to use the data on this page, but if you do you must cite TheyWorkForYou.com in the body of your articles as the source of any analysis or data you get off this site.

This data was produced by TheyWorkForYou from a variety of sources. Voting information from Public Whip.