Claire Perry

MP, Devizes

Devizes Conservative

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How Claire Perry voted
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  • 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 greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Source
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Source
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Claire Perry hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Travel 18 Dec 2014

    The attached tables show the spend, as well as explanatory notes, by the Department and its agencies on (a) taxis, (b) first class train tickets and (c) business class air travel in each of the last five years. Note that by way of context, the total amount spent by the central Department on travel across all modes and classes in 2013/14 was 918,000, which compares to...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Written Questions 18 Dec 2014

    The Department for Transport has not made any assessment of the savings made from the Q&A system. One of the benefits of the new system is the possibility for the reporting of the timeliness of answers to Parliamentary Questions to be delivered with greater consistency and accuracy across all answering bodies. It will be for the Procedure Committee to evaluate the effectiveness of the...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency 18 Dec 2014

    The number of complaints about the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) in the last five years is shown in the table below: Financial Year Total number of complaints received 2014-15 (up to 15 December) 8,562 2013-14 10,145 2012-13 8,633 2011-12 7,857 2010-11 8,290 2009-10 9,199 In the last five full financial years, the number of complaints received represent...

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Conservative MP for Devizes

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Education
  • Justice
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Business: Government Assistance
  • Children: Service Personnel
  • Departmental Leave
  • Inland Waterways
  • Social Services: Fees and Charges

Currently held offices

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

Other offices held in the past

  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (7 Oct 2013 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Justice Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 5 Dec 2011)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 10 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 74.96% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 112 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Dec 2014.

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