Caroline Dinenage

MP, Gosport

Gosport Conservative

Caroline Dinenage’s voting in Parliament

Caroline Dinenage is a Conservative MP, and so 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 housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Consistently voted against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Almost always voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes

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Caroline Dinenage never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Women and Equalities: Castes 21 Jul 2015

    This Government completely opposes caste discrimination. Since coming into office, we have been considering the caste duty, particularly in the light of the Tirkey v Chandok employment appeal tribunal judgment. That suggests an existing legal remedy for claims of caste-associated discrimination under the ethnic origins element of section 9 of the Equality Act 2010. We note this potential...
  • Written Answers — Women and Equalities: Members: Females 21 Jul 2015

    There has been real progress in getting more women into politics. Following the 2015 general election there are now 191 women MPs - the highest number ever - and a third of the Cabinet is now female. 37% of the new intake of Conservative MPs are women. However looking forward, if we do not increase the talent pool from which candidates are elected we risk ignoring the greater potential of our...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Exhumation 21 Jul 2015

    Under section 25 of the Burial Act 1857 (as amended) buried human remains can only be exhumed on the authority of the Secretary of State or under a faculty from the Church of England (in the case of exhumations from consecrated ground). My department receives approximately 25 applications a week to exhume single sets of buried human remains and approximately 8 applications a week to exhume...

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Conservative MP for Gosport

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

Topics of interest

  • Defence
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Education
  • Health
  • 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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More about this

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Aug 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
Until end June 2015, Director of Dinenages Ltd, trading as Recognition Express Southern London Road Horndean PO8 0BL, manufacturer of corporate identity products. (Updated 2 July 2015)
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:
16 May 2013, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
29 August 2013, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
15 January 2014, received £75. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
5 March 2014, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
24 April 2014, received £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
16 May 2014, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
6 June 2014, received £75. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
29 July 2014, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
29 September 2014, received £75. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
12 February 2015, received £75. Hours 30 mins. (Registered 27 February 2015)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for opinion surveys:
5 September 2013, received £200. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
5 January 2014, received £200. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
2 September 2014, received £200. Hours: 35 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for opinion surveys:
4 June 2014, received £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 10 November 2014)

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

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