Priti Patel’s voting in Parliament
Priti Patel is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Priti Patel sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Priti Patel voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what estimate he has made of the number of illegal firearms possessed by people living in the UK.
The Minister is incredibly generous in giving way, and I thank him. Delays are the scourge of commuters on the country’s train network, and of course they all get upset when trains are cancelled or delayed. Is there more the Minister can do to hold franchisee companies to account, with respect to how they communicate with customers and give compensation to rail users?
As the Minister will know, the Great Eastern Main Line Taskforce is currently working to that very pipeline, for the next business case. Funding will be incredibly important for any project that enters the pipeline. I want to ask the Minister something on which I have previously pressed the Secretary of State. Will there be an opportunity to look at cross-Government funding that covers, for...
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Conservative MP for Witham
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Priti Patel campaigned to leave the European Union
- Home Department
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Innovation and Skills
- Trade Unions
- EU Law
- Departmental Pay
Currently held offices
- Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (since 27 Feb 2018)
- Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (since 20 Feb 2018)
Other offices held in the past
- The Secretary of State for International Development (14 Jul 2016 to 8 Nov 2017)
- Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (8 May 2015 to 14 Jul 2016)
- The Exchequer Secretary (15 Jul 2014 to 8 May 2015)
- Member, Draft Deregulation Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2013 to 11 Dec 2013)
- Member, Public Administration Committee (5 Dec 2011 to 23 Jun 2014)
- Member, Members' Expenses Committee (18 Jul 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.
1. Employment and earnings
22 June 2018, received £350 from the BBC
, New Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for an appearance on This Week
on 19 April 2018. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 04 July 2018)
Name of donor: Government of India
Address of donor: Ministry of External Affairs, Akbar Bhawan, New Delhi
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air fare, transfers and accommodation costs approx. £6,500
Destination of visit: New Delhi
Dates of visit: 7-11 January 2018
Purpose of visit: Head of UK delegation to the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas
/Persons of Indian Origin
) Parliamentarians Conference New Delhi.
(Registered 29 January 2018)
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