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Conservative MP for Chipping Barnet
- Entered Parliament on 5 May 2005 — General election
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- Register of Members’ Interests
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Theresa Villiers voted on key issues:
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted moderately against a smoking ban. 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 for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Has never voted on removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted very strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Has never voted on a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted moderately against more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
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- Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Transport, Treasury, Home Department, Health, Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Spending Review (Efficiency Targets), Departmental Data Protection, Aviation: Security, Departmental Statistics, Heathrow Airport
(based on written questions asked by Theresa Villiers and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Civil Aviation Bill Committee (14 out of 14)
- Finance Bill Committee (13 out of 14)
- Statistics and Registration Service Bill Committee (8 out of 8)
- Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Bill Committee (2 out of 3)
- Finance (No.2) Bill Committee (18 out of 21)
- Written Answers — Northern Ireland: Historical Enquiries Team (17 Jun 2013)
“Responsibility for operational and staffing matters relating to the Historical Enquiries Team (HET) rests with the Chief Constable of the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI), with the support of the Department of Justice under the devolved Administration in Northern Ireland.”
- Written Answers — Northern Ireland: Police Service of Northern Ireland (17 Jun 2013)
“I hold regular meetings with the Chief Constable of the Police Service of Northern Ireland. These occur in a variety of formats such as arranged meetings, at events, functions or visits. In addition, we speak frequently by telephone. We discuss a range of subjects including security matters.”
- Written Answers — Northern Ireland: Recruitment (17 Jun 2013)
“My Department did not recruit any external staff in 2011-12. Any vacancies were filled by loans from other Government Departments or by secondments from the Northern Ireland Civil Service.”
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- Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 72.97% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 20 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 438 times in debates — above 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||2003/04||2002/03||2001/02|
|Staying away from main home||£18,827 (334th)||£18,181 (432nd)||£0||£0|
|London costs||£0||£0||£2,712 (joint 1st with 46 others)||£2,360|
|Office running costs||£17,445 (333rd)||£21,096 (169th)||£20,043 (362nd)||£18,894|
|Staffing costs||£93,085 (384th)||£84,892 (417th)||£88,846 (96th)||£79,891|
|Communications Allowance||£6,859 (412th)||£7,558 (356th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£2,826 (552nd)1||£2,715 (557th)2||£2,232 (582nd)||£2,834|
|Members' Staff Travel||£0||£0||£0||£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||£4,288 (230th)||£1,904 (35th)||£2,103 (90th)||£2,220|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£4,965 (61st)||£5,976 (106th)||£4,518||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,385 (79th)||£1,310 (37th)||£1,290|
|Total||£143,330 (399th)||£142,696 (383rd)||£123,222 (525th)||£112,007|