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Conservative MP for Bosworth
- Entered Parliament on 11 June 1987 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How David Tredinnick voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted a mixture of for and against a smoking ban. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees. votes
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted moderately against introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted moderately against introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted moderately against equal gay rights. votes
- Voted moderately against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted moderately against more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted strongly for an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted strongly against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted moderately against a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted moderately against a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted moderately against automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted strongly for greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted moderately against the hunting ban. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Health, Home Department, Work and Pensions, Environment Food and Rural Affairs, Treasury
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Complementary Medicine, Herbal Medicinal Products, Herbal Medicine: EU Law, Dietary Supplements: EU Law, Food Supplements
(based on written questions asked by David Tredinnick and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Health and Social Care (13 May 2013)
“It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Vale of Clwyd (Chris Ruane). I entirely agree with what he said about mindfulness and the need for NICE to ensure that it is available for the treatment of stress in particular. That is all the more important now that we have a Government who have put patient choice at the heart of the health service, a fact that will become more and more...”
- Health and Social Care (13 May 2013)
“The Secretary of State will be aware of widespread concern among the herbal medical community that there is no statutory regulation on that area in the Care Bill. Does he agree that if polymorbidity is to be dealt with we must have firm regulation, and that just licensing herbs, as the European Union wants, would destroy the industry?”
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Cancer (16 Apr 2013)
“Is my hon. Friend aware that one of the most effective treatments in reducing the impact of prostate cancer is traditional Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture, and does she agree that it is crucial that we get the regulation of herbal practitioners in place as soon as we can?”
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- Has spoken in 27 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 6 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 72.29% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 29 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above 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") 268 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 7 May 2013. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source). Read 2004/05 – 2008/09 and 1st quarter 2009/10 receipts.
|Type||2008/09 (ranking out of 647)||2007/08 (ranking out of 645)||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05 (ranking out of 659)||2003/04 (ranking out of 658)||2002/03 (ranking out of 657)||2001/02 (ranking out of 657)|
|Staying away from main home||£24,006 (joint 1st with 48 others)||£23,083 (joint 1st with 142 others)||£17,902 (449th)||£21,634||£20,902 (joint 1st with 187 others)||£20,333 (joint 3rd with 149 others)||£19,722 (joint 1st with 230 others)||£16,348 (132nd)|
|Office running costs||£10,599 (574th)||£17,363 (376th)||£22,188 (179th)||£11,907||£12,339 (570th)||£17,113 (523rd)||£18,234 (joint 1st with 183 others)||£16,579 (280th)|
|Staffing costs||£105,232 (51st)||£94,398 (joint 65th with 1 other)||£84,362 (322nd)||£74,699||£80,670 (41st)||£76,382 (3rd)||£60,588 (513th)||£49,206 (209th)|
|Communications Allowance||£3,913 (510th)||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£6,536 (355th)1||£6,038 (393rd)2||£6,415 (373rd)||£5,557||£12,541 (249th)||£7,564 (418th)||£7,502 (427th)||£4,399 (494th)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£157 (309th)||£235 (joint 301st with 1 other)||£157 (joint 349th with 3 others)||£196||£226 (joint 354th with 1 other)||£110 (joint 417th with 3 others)||£426 (278th)||£0|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£821 (624th)||£288 (joint 585th with 1 other)||£465 (544th)||£148||£322 (584th)||£355 (578th)||£321 (607th)||£281 (621st)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£491 (618th)||£1,280 (joint 541st with 1 other)||£255||£850 (591st)||£483 (joint 622nd with 1 other)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,143 (425th)||£974 (453rd)||£0||£1,709 (joint 513th with 1 other)||£1,709 (joint 503rd with 1 other)||£1,709 (joint 475th with 1 other)||£1,709 (joint 399th with 1 other)|
|Other Costs||£0||£0||£0||£0||£3,067 (56th)||£0||£3,690 (41st)||£0|
|Total||£151,264 (312th)||£143,039 (380th)||£133,743 (402nd)||£114,396||£132,626 (141st)||£124,049 (joint 224th with 1 other)||£112,192 (345th)||£88,522 (335th)|