Richard Fuller

MP, Bedford

Bedford Conservative

Richard Fuller campaigned to leave the European Union

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Richard Fuller’s voting in Parliament

Richard Fuller is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

This is a selection of Richard Fuller’s votes.

  • Generally voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Generally voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes

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Richard Fuller has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • NHS Sustainability and Transformation Plans 14 Sep 2016

    Change in life is frequently a source of anxiety or downright scary. When people are young and change schools, when they get married or when they start a job, that change is scary. There is nothing scarier for a community than change in how its health services are provided, so perhaps it is not surprising that the NHS has found managing change to be one of the most profoundly difficult things...
  • NHS Sustainability and Transformation Plans 14 Sep 2016

    I very much appreciate the hon. Lady’s question, because it gets to my point. I am actually quite sceptical about what consultation means. She might not know that Bedford has been through a review process for our acute services. I was trying to measure the length of that process in terms of Members of Parliament for Corby: it preceded Louise Mensch becoming Member of Parliament, carried...
  • NHS Sustainability and Transformation Plans 14 Sep 2016

    My hon. Friend is right. I come back to the central part of what is different about STPs: they involve local authorities. On issues such as mental health and care in the community, that voice will be heard much more clearly. Our local authorities represent our local people—that is their interest. Their voice will make a substantial difference. I have two brief final points about Bedford...

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Conservative MP for Bedford

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election


Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Work and Pensions
  • Treasury
  • Justice
  • Health
  • Social Security Benefits: Fraud
  • Licensing
  • Nigeria
  • Africa: Overseas Aid
  • Departmental Compensation

Currently held offices

  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (since 12 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (3 Dec 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
From 30 September 2014 until further notice, Chairman (formerly Board member) of OpSec Security Group plc, a provider of anti-counterfeiting technologies and services. Address: 40 Phoenix Road, Crowther, Washington, Tyne and Wear, NE38 0AD. I now receive £10,000 a quarter for an expected commitment of 20 hrs a quarter. (Registered 30 November 2011; updated 1 July 2015)
From 22 December 2011 until further notice, Director of Eviivo Ltd, 77 Fulham Palace Road, London W6 8JA. I receive £3,750 a quarter for an expected commitment of 10 hrs a quarter. (Registered 16 January 2012; updated 1 July 2015)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Partial ownership of residential property in Warwick: (i).
Residential property in New York: (i) and (ii). (Updated 4 April 2013)

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