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Nigel Mills’s voting in Parliament
Nigel Mills is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Nigel Mills sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Nigel Mills voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
Nigel Mills voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
We have lots more plain English analysis of Nigel Mills’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Nigel Mills’s full vote analysis page for more.
Nigel Mills has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Many of my constituents are a little confused about where they will have to wear masks in public places from next week. Could the Secretary of State just confirm once and for all: if they go to fetch a takeaway, will they have to wear a mask?
My constituents are starting to get a little impatient that some key public services are not reopening and there is no set date for them to do so—for example, for interviews for new passports. Could the Leader of the House find time for a statement before the recess so we can have a road map of when everything will reopen, as long as the virus stays under control?
Is there more that we can do to help dental practices that are struggling with the need to see fewer patients and with increased costs to provide all the PPE? Many local dental practices are telling me that they will struggle to survive until they get back to normal volumes if they cannot get some help with the increased costs.
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Conservative MP for Amber Valley
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Nigel Mills campaigned to leave the European Union
- Department of Health
- Department for Business
- Energy and Industrial Strategy
- HM Treasury
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Railways: Electrification
- General Practitioners: Pensions
- Hospitals: Hygiene
- E. coli
- Hospitals: Infectious Diseases
Currently held offices
- Member, Procedure Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
- Member, Backbench Business Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
- Member, Committee on the Future Relationship with the European Union (since 2 Mar 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (2 Mar 2020 to 9 Mar 2020)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (22 Oct 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Backbench Business Committee (19 Mar 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (20 Feb 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 20 Feb 2018)
- Member, Administration Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (7 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (29 Oct 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (28 Nov 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Administration Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 20 Jul 2020.
1. Employment and earnings
18 February 2020, received £200 from Ipsos MORI
, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for a survey. Hours: 90 mins. Payment donated to my constituency
party. (Registered 18 February 2020)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: IM
Address of donor: The Gate, International Drive, Shirley, Solihull B90 4WA
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000
Donor status: company, registration 03456018
(Registered 23 December 2019)
Name of donor: Robert Kirkland
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 23 December 2019)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Residential property in Nottingham: (i). (Updated 4 June 2015)
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