Lord Maude of Horsham

Former MP


A selection of Lord Maude of Horsham's votes

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  • Voted a mixture of for and against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • 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 increasing the rate of VAT Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: UK Membership of EU 23 Nov 2015

    The Government is focused on delivering a successful renegotiation: it believes it can and will succeed in reforming and renegotiating our relationship with the EU and campaigning to keep the UK in the EU on that basis.
  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Exports 19 Nov 2015

    Last week, we launched the new Exporting is GREAT marketing campaign which aims to inspire and support 100,000 additional exporters by 2020. This will run for five years as part of the world-renowned GREAT campaign and presents real-time export opportunities across various media and digital channels to UK businesses. We will ensure that in future the whole of Government isengagedin providing...
  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: UK Trade with EU 17 Nov 2015

    The UK’s trade in goods deficit with the EU was 78.9bn in 2014. The overall trade in goods and services deficit with the EU was 61.7bn. The UK’s total trade deficit is financed by a net inflow of investment in the financial account, for which data is not available on a geographical basis. The UK’s financial account surplus was 89.4bn in 2014. Source: ONS...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 26 May 2015

Previously MP for Horsham until 30 March 2015 — General election

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 1983 — General election

Also represented Horsham; North Warwickshire


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Topics of interest

  • Duchy of Lancaster
  • Cabinet Office
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Trade Unions
  • Departmental Manpower
  • Political Parties: Finance
  • Economic and Monetary Union
  • Departmental Aviation

Currently held offices

  • The Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (since 11 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister for the Cabinet Office and Paymaster General (12 May 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Party Chair, Conservative Party (10 May 2005 to 3 Jul 2007)
  • Without portfolio (10 May 2005 to 3 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (Foreign Affairs) (2 Feb 2000 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (2 Jun 1998 to 2 Feb 2000)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (11 Jun 1997 to 2 Jun 1998)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (15 Oct 1990 to 16 Mar 1992)
  • The Financial Secretary to the Treasury (14 Jul 1990 to 13 Apr 1992)
  • Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (24 Jul 1989 to 14 Jul 1990)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Trade and Industry) (13 Jun 1987 to 26 Jul 1989)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (7 Oct 1985 to 15 Jun 1987)


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  • Has spoken in 14 debates since joining Parliament — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions since joining Parliament — 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.
  • People have made 28 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.
  • 88 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Maude of Horsham’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 3 times in debates — well below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

8. Land and Property
Rental income from property in South London.

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