Caroline Dinenage’s voting in Parliament
Caroline Dinenage is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a selection of Caroline Dinenage’s votes.
Almost always voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
Consistently voted against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
Consistently voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
Consistently voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
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Caroline Dinenage has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
The Secretary of State for Education and Minister for Women and Equalities has attended two public meetings of the Women and Equalities Select Committee since its establishment in June 2015, giving evidence to the Committee’s enquiries on Transgender Equality and the Gender Pay Gap. In my role as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Women, Equalities and Family Justice, I also...
The Equality Act 2010 already protects employees from direct disability discrimination where they are diagnosed with cancer, HIV and multiple sclerosis, any of which may be terminal illnesses. Where a diagnosis of serious illness is not (or not initially) terminal, protection from discrimination would still be available where an employee’s condition fits the definition of a disability,...
Statistics on Forced Marriage Protection Orders are published by the Ministry of Justice and are available as part of the Family Courts Statistics Quarterly series at https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/family-court-stati stics-quarterly. Under this series, the document “Family court tables” provides statistics on the number of applications and orders made in each quarter...
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Conservative MP for Gosport
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- Innovation and Skills
- Work and Pensions
- Basic Skills
- Armed Forces: Housing
- Home Education
- HMS Sultan
- Gibraltar: Spain
Currently held offices
- Minister for Equalities (Department for Education) (since 8 May 2015)
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (since 8 May 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (5 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Feb 2012 to 4 Feb 2013)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Caroline Dinenage’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 88.33% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 6 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 139 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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