Nick Gibb’s voting in Parliament
Nick Gibb is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Nick Gibb sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Nick Gibb voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
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Nick Gibb has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
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Conservative MP for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
Topics of interest
Nick Gibb campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Education and Skills
- Schools and Families
- Home Department
- Trade and Industry
- Literacy and Numeracy
- Secondary Education: Curriculum
- Departmental Staff
Currently held offices
- Minister of State (Education) (since 15 Jul 2014)
Other offices held in the past
- Chair, Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill Committee (15 May 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)
- Member, Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill Committee (4 Mar 2013 to 15 May 2013)
- Minister of State (Education) (13 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
- Shadow Minister (Education) (Schools) (8 Dec 2005 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister (Education) (10 May 2005 to 8 Dec 2005)
- Member, Education & Skills Committee (8 Dec 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (5 Nov 2001 to 11 Dec 2003)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry) (1 Jun 1999 to 1 Jun 2001)
- Member, Treasury Sub-Committee (15 Jun 1998 to 30 Nov 1998)
- Member, Treasury Committee (15 Jun 1998 to 30 Nov 1998)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) (1 Jun 1998 to 1 Jun 1999)
- Member, Social Security Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 20 Jul 1998)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 26 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Nick Gibb’s speeches
- 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 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 90.63% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 12 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 911 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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