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Andrew Percy

Former Conservative MP for Brigg and Goole

@AndrewPercy https://facebook.com/andrewpercy4mp

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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Andrew Percy generally 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: Andrew Percy voted to reduce the number of MPs to 600 and against permitting 5% more flexibility in the variation of the number of electors per constituency. Show vote
  • On 19 Oct 2016: Andrew Percy 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: Andrew Percy was absent for a vote on Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — New Clause on Review of Parliamentary Constituency Boundaries Show vote
  • On 1 Nov 2010: Andrew Percy voted not to make specified exemptions from proposals to equalise the number of electors in each parliamentary constituency and voted against guaranteeing certain areas a whole number of MPs and also against widening the band within which the number of electors in every constituencies must remain. Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: Andrew Percy 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: Andrew Percy voted to reduce the number of MPs from 650 to 600 Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: Andrew Percy 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: Andrew Percy was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill (Money) Show vote

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