Bill Wiggin

Conservative MP for North Herefordshire

@BillWigginMP

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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Bill Wiggin almost always voted for 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: Bill Wiggin was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 19 Oct 2016: Bill Wiggin 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: Bill Wiggin voted against postponing a review of the boundaries of parliamentary constituencies until 2018 and against delaying a review of the effect of reducing the number of MPs Show vote
  • On 1 Nov 2010: Bill Wiggin acted as teller for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 11 — number and distribution of seats Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: Bill Wiggin voted against reviewing the number and size of Parliamentary constituencies in Wales within a year of deciding to go ahead with a referendum in Wales on additional devolution to the Welsh Assembly. Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: Bill Wiggin voted to reduce the number of MPs from 650 to 600 Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: Bill Wiggin voted in favour of a referendum on using the Alternative Vote system in general elections and for parliamentary constituency boundary changes which would have reduced the number of MPs from 650 to 600. Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: Bill Wiggin acted as teller for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill (Money) Show vote

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