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Conservative MP for Hove
- Entered Parliament on 6 May 2010 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Mike Weatherley voted on key issues:
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted against a smoking ban. votes
- Voted for replacing Trident. votes
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- Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Business, Innovation and Skills, Health, Energy and Climate Change, Transport, Culture Media and Sport
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, Squatting, Intellectual Property, Copyright, Aviation: Working Hours
(based on written questions asked by Mike Weatherley and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Written Answers — Business, Innovation and Skills: Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (25 Apr 2013)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what definition of reasonable royalty his Department uses for the licensing of revived copyright under the repeal of Section 52 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 as set out in the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill.”
- Written Answers — Energy and Climate Change: Electricity Generation (23 Apr 2013)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what steps he is taking to ensure that the Energy Bill does not disadvantage independent energy generators.”
- Written Answers — Business, Innovation and Skills: Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (23 Apr 2013)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what assessment he has made of the implications of his Department's impact assessment on the proposed repeal of Section 52 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 for its argument that repeal will increase creativity.”
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- Has spoken in 5 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 94 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has voted in 78.22% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 1 annotation 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") 36 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 7 May 2013. More about the Register