A selection of Dan Byles's votes
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Almost always voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
13 votes for, 0 votes against, 4 absences, between 2012–2014
Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
0 votes for, 7 votes against, between 2011–2012
Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
12 votes for, 7 votes against, 7 absences, between 2010–2014
Consistently voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 1 absence, between 2011–2012
Almost always voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2015
Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
27 votes for, 0 votes against, 4 absences, between 2012–2015
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To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether any recent study has been made of the value for money and operation of the Reserve Forces and Cadets' Associations.
I warmly welcome the Budget, and welcome the fact that the Chancellor resisted the urge, which all Chancellors face, to pull a pre-election rabbit out of a hat. Instead, we saw a competent Budget by a competent Chancellor that continues the excellent work of rebuilding Britain’s battered economy. The headline figures are very welcome: the deficit is falling; national debt as a...
It has been an honour and a privilege to be the Member of Parliament for North Warwickshire for the past five years, and I am particularly proud that in that time crime in North Warwickshire has fallen. There are more doctors and nurses in the George Eliot hospital, and the number of schools rated as needing improvement has halved. Perhaps most importantly, unemployment in North Warwickshire...
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Former Conservative MP for North Warwickshire
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
- Energy and Climate Change
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- High Speed 2 Railway Line
- Railways: Construction
- Electricity Generation
- Natural Gas: Storage
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (1 Dec 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 6 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Dan Byles’s speeches
- Has received answers to 27 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 80.06% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below 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.
- 42 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 84 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.
(a) Name of donor: JCB
(a) Address of donor: Lakeside Works, Rocester ST14 5JP
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 682651
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Global CCS
Address of donor: Level 6
, 707 Collins Street, Docklands VIC
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation amounting to £4,942
Purpose of visit: to speak at the Global Status of CCS conference.
(Registered 24 November 2014)
8. Land and Property
Half-share of flat in Sussex.
After standing down from Parliament in 2015, I will be joining the software company LivingPlanIT as a senior executive. (Registered 28 November 2014)
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