Caroline Lucas’s voting in Parliament
This is a selection of Caroline Lucas’s votes.
Generally voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
1 vote for, 8 votes against, 2 absences, between 2010–2016
Consistently voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
4 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2010–2016
Almost always voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2017
Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2010
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2013
Consistently voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
14 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2016
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Caroline Lucas has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
Railways Bill - 2nd reading – Caroline Lucas.
Housing (Tenants' Rights) Bill - 2nd reading – Caroline Lucas.
Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education (Statutory Requirement) Bill - 2nd reading (day 2) – Caroline Lucas.
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Green MP for Brighton, Pavilion
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Caroline Lucas campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Energy and Climate Change
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Home Department
- Green Investment Bank
- Corporation Tax
- Minimum Wage
- Solar Power
- Nuclear Weapons
Currently held offices
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (since 20 Jul 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Apr 2017.
1. Employment and earnings
11 March 2016
, received £250 from the University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich NR4 7TJ, for speaking at an event on 22 October 2015
. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 15 April 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2
Name of donor: Mark Constantine
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000 to support activity related to the EU
Date received: 24 March 2016
Date accepted: 24 March 2016
Donor status: individual
(Registered 15 April 2016)
Shares (not registrable under Category 9) in Brighton and Hove Energy Co-op. (Registered 20 December 2012
Unremunerated director of Good Money CIC
, Brighton and Hove. (Registered 22 October 2014
From 12 October 2015, unremunerated Director of Britain Stronger in Europe campaign. (Registered 9 December 2015
; updated 22 December 2015)
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