Lord Lansley

The Leader of the House of Commons

Conservative

A selection of Lord Lansley's votes

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  • Generally voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Almost always voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 26 October 2015

Previously MP for South Cambridgeshire until 30 March 2015 — General election

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Also represented South Cambridgeshire

Expenses

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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Education and Skills
  • Defence
  • NHS: Finance
  • Influenza
  • NHS Finance
  • General Practitioners
  • Dentistry

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Leader of the House of Commons (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Secretary of State for Health (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (1 Jul 2003 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 11 Oct 2004)
  • Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office and Policy Renewal (15 Jun 1999 to 18 Sep 2001)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 1998 to 1 Jul 1999)
  • Member, Health Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 20 Jul 1998)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 95 debates since joining Parliament — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 25 written questions since joining Parliament — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.86% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 230 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 183 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Lansley’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 13 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

8. Land and Property
Flat in London, owned jointly with my wife, from which no income is derived. (Registered 29 November 2013)

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