A selection of Nick de Bois's votes
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Generally voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
12 votes for, 0 votes against, 5 absences, between 2012–2014
Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, in 2013
Generally voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2011
Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
11 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2013–2014
Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
5 votes for, 1 vote against, between 2010–2013
Voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 1 absence, between 2011–2012
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Former Conservative MP for Enfield North
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
- Home Department
- International Development
- Innovation and Skills
- Departmental Drinking Water
- Drugs: Misuse
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Justice Committee (31 Oct 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Public Administration Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 5 Dec 2011)
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- Has spoken in 34 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Nick de Bois’s speeches
- Has received answers to 52 written questions in the last year — above 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 78.85% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 57 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 133 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.
Of 3rd Step Broadcast:
Payment of £1,025 received from Global Radio, 30 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LA for providing Saturday presenter cover on three occasions. Payment retained by 3rd Step Broadcast for the winner of a constituency
entrepreneurs scheme. Hours: 7 hrs on each occasion; 21 hrs in total. (Registered 17 December 2014)
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