Steve Brine

MP, Winchester

Winchester Conservative

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How Steve Brine voted
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  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted very strongly against a wholly elected House of Lords Source
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Steve Brine occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Planning Policy (Housing Targets) 19 Nov 2014

    The Hampshire love-in continues. Those examples are very pertinent. There is a site in my constituency being developed called Pitt Vale, next to Pitt Manor. It is between Winchester and Hursley, and is right on the border of my hon. Friend’s constituency—she is my parliamentary neighbour. That site was considered as part of the local plan and was dismissed. It is now part of what...
  • [Mr Peter Bone in the Chair] — Winter Flooding (Preparation) 19 Nov 2014

    It is a pleasure to have you presiding over us, Mr Bone. Last winter was nothing short of a nightmare for many people in our country, including in my constituency, who faced some of the worst flooding in living memory. The heaviest and most persistent rainfall in years created transport chaos, destroyed livelihoods and literally put people out of their homes. Even the most conservative...
  • [Mr Peter Bone in the Chair] — Winter Flooding (Preparation) 19 Nov 2014

    I have already mentioned the Isle of Wight fire brigade, and generally speaking, the Hampshire fire and rescue service were incredible. I have heard from many colleagues around the country about the work they did. I had the mobile number of the chief fire officer and I was constantly talking to him. At one point, I remember being out in the village of Littleton in my constituency; I called...

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Conservative MP for Winchester

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Work and Pensions
  • Cancer: Drugs
  • Immigration: Crime
  • Cafcass
  • Sewage: Waste Disposal
  • Tenancy Deposit Schemes

Currently held offices

  • Member, Justice Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill (4 Mar 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 36 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 4 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 81.37% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations 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.
  • 111 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Steve Brine’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 65 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Nov 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from Ipsos Mori , 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for opinion surveys:
Received £200 on 31 January 2014 for survey on 19 November 2013. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 7 February 2014)
Received £200 on 26 September 2014 for survey on 25 June 2014. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 7 October 2014)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing online surveys:
Received £80 on 29 November 2013 for completing survey on 17 October 2013. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 2 January 2014)
Received £80 on 7 January 2014 for completing survey on 20 November 2013. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 7 February 2014)
Received £80 on 10 June 2014 for completing survey on 8 May 2014. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 17 June 2014)
Payments from Populus, Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for opinion surveys:
19 August 2014 received payment of £75 for survey taken on 22 July 2014. Hours: 35 mins. (Registered 15 September 2014)
19 August 2014 received payment of £75 for survey taken on 22 July 2014. Hours: 35 mins. (Registered 15 September 2014)

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