A selection of Nick de Bois’s votes
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Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2010–2012.
Generally voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 1 vote against, in 2010.
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.
Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
26 votes for, 0 votes against, 5 absences, between 2012–2015.
Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, in 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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I want to put it on record that that has been examined by many people, but it is nowhere near the standard that we require for A-level and it will not achieve the objective, for example, of helping someone get into a university with that qualification.
I wish to express my disappointment at the fact that a number of exam bodies have decided to pull out of teaching GCSE and A-Level for lesser-taught modern languages. It seems that from 2016 or 2017 we will lose a large number of what are referred to as lesser-known languages, and for teaching purposes as modern languages. Those include Arabic, modern Greek, Japanese, Urdu, Bengali, modern...
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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)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Future MPs in this constituency
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.
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entrepreneurs scheme. Hours: 7 hrs on each occasion; 21 hrs in total. (Registered 17 December 2014)
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