John Baron

Former Conservative MP for Basildon and Billericay

Number of MPs in the House of Commons

There have been votes in Parliament on reducing the number of MPs in the House of Commons and reviewing the boundaries of parliamentary constituencies.

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John Baron voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of Commons

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about fewer MPs in the House of Commons:

  • On 18 Nov 2016: John Baron was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 19 Oct 2016: John Baron voted in favour of having fewer MPs but against reducing the number of members of the House of Lords. Show vote
  • On 29 Jan 2013: John Baron voted to postpone reviewing the boundaries of parliamentary constituencies until 2018 and also to delay a review into the effect of reducing the number of MPs Show vote
  • On 1 Nov 2010: John Baron was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 11 — number and distribution of seats Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: John Baron was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 8 — Review Welsh Parliamentry Constituancies With Respect to Further Devoloution Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: John Baron was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 9 — Number of MPs Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: John Baron was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: John Baron was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill (Money) Show vote

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