Helen Grant

MP, Maidstone and The Weald

Maidstone and The Weald Conservative

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How Helen Grant voted
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  • Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Source
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Helen Grant occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Private Finance Initiative 30 Oct 2014

    I refer the Honourable Member to the information contained in the link: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/private-finance-i nitiative-projects-2013-summary-data. The data can be filtered by procuring authority and then by date of financial close in order to determine how many PFI projects were contracted by DCMS in each year from 1997 to 2010. This information is provided by DCMS and...
  • Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Annual Reports 30 Oct 2014

    DCMS’s Annual Report and Accounts for 2013-14 was published on Wednesday 29th October.
  • Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Gambling 29 Oct 2014

    DCMS officials and I hold regular discussions with the Gambling Commission on a range of matters including arrangements for enforcing the new licensing regime for remote gambling operators, which comes into force on 1 November 2014. These enforcement arrangements include the disruption of illegal financial transactions. Companies such as MasterCard, Visa and PayPal are working with the...

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Conservative MP for Maidstone and The Weald

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Transport
  • Education
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Armed Forces: Families
  • UN Resolutions: Females
  • Prisoners: Females
  • Non-molestation Orders
  • Dogs

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Women and Equalities (6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Justice Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 31 Oct 2011)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 30 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 77.96% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation 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.
  • 119 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Helen Grant’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 159 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 27 Oct 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Designated Member of Grants Solicitors LLP, Airport House, Purley Way, Croydon, Surrey CR0 0XZ.  Since September 2012 I have not practised as a solicitor. At the Members’ volition Grants Solicitors LLP ceased trading as of 29 December 2013. (Updated 20 January and 30 January 2014)
Following finalization of the financial accounts for Grants Solicitors LLP for the period 1 April 2012 to 31 March 2013, my total profit allocation for that period has been adjusted from £8,583.30, as previously registered, to £13,001. The profits relate to the period 1 April 2012 until 31 August 2012. (Registered 30 January 2014)
8. Land and Property
Commercial offices and storage in Croydon, Surrey.

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