Anne Main’s voting in Parliament
Anne Main is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Anne Main sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Anne Main generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Anne Main generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Anne Main generally voted against culling badgers to tackle bovine tuberculosis, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Last updated: 12 Sep 2017
On a point of clarification, the hon. Lady said that she was not aware that we could not ban microbeads in plastics, but an independent report from the House of Commons Library warns that any attempt to impose a unilateral ban could break EU free trade laws because microbeads are in products. I think she will actually find that even though the Government wanted to ban them in July 2017, we...
Does the hon. Lady agree that, once we have left, we will be able to increase our animal welfare standards—for example, by stopping the live transportation of horses and other animals, which we are currently forbidden to do—
The hon. Gentleman asks about badgers. I have actually been leading some of the campaigning against culling badgers. I hope that the hon. Lady agrees that we will have the ability to raise standards where we are currently forbidden to do so.
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Conservative MP for St Albans
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Topics of interest
Anne Main campaigned to leave the European Union
- Home Department
- International Development
- Departmental Data Protection
- Tax Credits
- Departmental Property
Currently held offices
- Member, Panel of Chairs (since 22 Jun 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Panel of Chairs (23 Jun 2010 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (19 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Draft Marine Bill (Joint Committee) (8 May 2008 to 22 Jul 2008)
- Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (3 Sep 2006 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (27 Jun 2006 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 27 Jun 2006)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 43 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Anne Main’s speeches
- Has received answers to 104 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 92.86% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 10 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 178 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Anne Main’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 391 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 13 Nov 2017.
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Bangladesh
Address of donor: 104 High Street, London Colney AL2 1QL
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For a member of staff and myself, accommodation, international and domestic flights, with an estimate value of £1,200 each, total £2,400
Destination of visit: Bangladesh
Dates of visit: 16 - 22 September 2017
Purpose of visit: Social Action Trip.
(Registered 11 October 2017
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