Stephen Gilbert

MP, St Austell and Newquay

St Austell and Newquay Liberal Democrat

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How Stephen Gilbert voted
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  • Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
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Stephen Gilbert occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Warships 1 Dec 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many instances of fouling from abandoned or lost fishing gear affecting Royal Navy ships there have been in (a) UK or (b) non-UK waters in the last two years; how many operational days have been lost from (i) ship and (ii) personnel activities as a result of those instances; and what estimate he has made of the cost of the (A) loss of operational...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Rescue Services 1 Dec 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many instances affecting HM Coastguard ships there have been of fouling from abandoned or lost fishing gear in the last two years; how many operational days have been lost from (a) ship and (b) personal activities as a result of those instances; and what estimate he has made of the cost of (i) the loss of operational activity and (ii) repairs.

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Liberal Democrat MP for St Austell and Newquay

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Defence
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Education
  • Regional Pay
  • Pay
  • Green Deal Scheme
  • Social Security Benefits
  • Housing: Construction

Currently held offices

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 28 Jan 2013)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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