Dominic Raab

MP, Esher and Walton

Esher and Walton Conservative

Dominic Raab’s voting in Parliament

Dominic Raab is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Dominic Raab sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Dominic Raab consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Dominic Raab generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Dominic Raab’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Dominic Raab’s full vote analysis page for more.

Dominic Raab has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Road Traffic Offences: Sentencing 16 Jun 2016

    Sentencing guidelines are issued by the independent Sentencing Council for England and Wales. Following the announcement by the previous Justice Secretary of a government review of driving offences and penalties, the Sentencing Council have paused their review of sentencing guidelines for causing death by driving. The government is aware of concerns about a number of sentencing issues and...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Small Claims 15 Jun 2016

    The Government is determined to crack down on the compensation culture and has announced reforms, including raising the small claims limit, to tackle the problem. These reforms will build on previous measures taken by the MoJ to control costs, tackle fraud, strengthen the medical evidence process and reduce incentives to pursue trivial whiplash claims. 5,000 is considered to be the...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: EU Membership: Human Rights 14 Jun 2016

    The Government’s assessment of fundamental rights is set out in their policy paper, “Rights and obligations of European Union membership”, which was published on 14 April.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Esher and Walton

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Justice
  • Treasury
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Pay
  • Equality
  • Trade Unions
  • Arrest Warrants
  • Departmental Procurement

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (since 13 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Education Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (26 Jul 2010 to 11 Feb 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 17 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Dominic Raab’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Responsiveness to messages sent via WriteToThem.com in 2015: MP did not accept messages via WriteToThem.
  • Has voted in 88.97% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 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") 199 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jun 2016.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Esher and Walton Connect (business club)
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,281.95 towards the cost of delivery of my 2016 Westminster report

Date received: 22 March 2016

Date accepted: 22 March 2016

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 11 April 2016)
Name of donor: Esher and Walton Connect (business club)
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £980.50 towards the cost of delivery of my 2016 Westminster report

Date received: 29 March 2016

Date accepted: 29 March 2016

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 11 April 2016)
Name of donor: Esher and Walton Connect (business club)
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,303 towards the cost of design and printing of my 2016 Westminster report

Date received: 20 April 2016

Date accepted: 20 April 2016

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 27 April 2016)

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