Nick Gibb

MP, Bognor Regis and Littlehampton

Bognor Regis and Littlehampton Conservative

Nick Gibb campaigned to remain in the European Union

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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 generally 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.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Classroom Assistants: Crimes of Violence 27 Oct 2016

    Violence in schools is always unacceptable. It is the responsibility of head teachers to ensure the safety of all their staff, including teaching assistants, and the good behaviour of pupils. We have supported schools by empowering teachers to take action against poor pupil behaviour, clarifying teachers’ powers, extending their searching powers and allowing teachers to impose...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Pupils: Personal Records 27 Oct 2016

    The National Pupil Database (NPD) is information the Department for Education (DfE) holds on pupils attending schools in England, which includes information collected in the School Census and attainment data from awarding organisations. The Home Office and police can request data from the NPD where they have clear evidence that a child may be at risk or if there is evidence of criminal...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Census 27 Oct 2016

    The School Census is the DfE’s primary source of administrative data about pupils attending schools in England and has been running since 2006. It is collected termly from all state schools in England and contains information for each pupil such as their name, address, date of birth, gender, ethnicity, whether they have special education needs. The data collected is vital in supporting...

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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

  • Education and Skills
  • Children
  • Schools and Families
  • Home Department
  • Trade and Industry
  • Health
  • Literacy and Numeracy
  • Secondary Education: Curriculum
  • Departmental Staff
  • GCSEs
  • BNFL

Currently held offices

  • The Minister for Schools (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)
  • The Minister for Schools (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 Committee (15 Jun 1998 to 30 Nov 1998)
  • Member, Treasury Sub-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 25 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 during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.08% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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") 742 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.


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