Robert Buckland

MP, South Swindon

South Swindon Conservative

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How Robert Buckland voted
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  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Source
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Robert Buckland occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Attorney General: Staff 17 Dec 2014

    The table below shows the recorded number of staff employed in the Law Officers' Departments’ who work in the main headquarters buildings: Department Building Staff Headcount (1) Attorney General’s Office 20 Victoria Street, London 37 Treasury Solicitor’s Department One Kemble Street, London 872 HM Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate One Kemble...
  • Written Answers — Attorney General: Tickets: Fraud 17 Dec 2014

    Criminal investigations are undertaken by the Police. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) does not hold any record of volumes of criminal investigations of ticket fraud offences . The CPS also does not record the number of suspects referred to it, or defendants prosecuted, for offences related to ticket fraud. This could encompass a wide range of offences and to obtain details of the number...
  • Written Answers — Attorney General: Fraud 17 Dec 2014

    I refer the Hon. Member to the answer to parliamentary question 217821 given to her by the Minister for the Cabinet Office on the 15th December 2014.

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Conservative MP for South Swindon

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Justice
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Education
  • Home Department
  • Indonesia
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Iran
  • Schools: Swindon
  • Burma

Currently held offices

  • The Solicitor-General
  • Member, Committee on Standards: Standards Review Sub-Committee
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Justice Committee (10 Jun 2014 to 8 Sep 2014)
  • Member, Privileges Committee (7 Jan 2013 to 11 Sep 2014)
  • Member, Standards Committee (7 Jan 2013 to 11 Sep 2014)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges (12 Dec 2012 to 7 Jan 2013)
  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Dec 2010 to 24 Nov 2014)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (18 Nov 2010 to 8 Nov 2011)
  • Member, Justice Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 11 Feb 2013)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (12 Jul 2010 to 10 Mar 2014)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (12 Jul 2010 to 10 Mar 2014)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Dec 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Crown Court Recorder (part-time circuit judge).
Payments from the Ministry of Justice, 102 Petty France London SW1H 9AJ for work as a Crown Court Recorder:
Payment of £300.60 received for work done on 2 January 2014. Hours: 1 day. (Registered 17 January 2014)
Payment of £1,318.26 for work done on 22-25 April 2014. Hours: 4 days. (Registered 13 May 2014)
£1,318.26 received for work done on 27-30 May 2014. Hours: 4 days. (Registered 23 June 2014)
8. Land and Property
25% share, with my wife, in a house in Swindon from which rental income is received. (Registered 22 September 2011)
11. Miscellaneous
Practising barrister but no work done since June 2010.

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