Nusrat Ghani

Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

Conservative MP for Wealden

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Nusrat Ghani’s voting in Parliament

Nusrat Ghani is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Nusrat Ghani sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Nusrat Ghani voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Nusrat Ghani voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Nusrat Ghani voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Nusrat Ghani’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Nusrat Ghani’s full vote analysis page for more.

Nusrat Ghani has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Shared Spaces: Visual Impairment 8 Oct 2019

    Following the commitment in the Inclusive Transport Strategy, the Department is working with Transport Scotland on the research into inclusive street design. This is a collaborative project between the Scottish Government and Transport Scotland, which began in August and is scheduled to complete early next year. Following the conclusion of the research, we will consider the recommendations,...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Taxis: Disability 8 Oct 2019

    In July 2018 the Department published its Inclusive Transport Strategy, with the intention of supporting a transport network which enables disabled people to travel easily, confidently and without additional cost. Disabled people make twice as many journeys by taxi and private hire vehicle (PHV) as non-disabled people and it is essential that operators and authorities play their part in...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Shared Spaces 3 Oct 2019

    Following the commitment in the Inclusive Transport Strategy, the Department is working with Transport Scotland on the research into inclusive street design. This is a collaborative project between the Scottish Government and Transport Scotland, which began in August and is scheduled to complete early next year. Following the conclusion of the research, we will consider the recommendations,...

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Conservative MP for Wealden

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Nusrat Ghani campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Home Office
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Endometriosis
  • Southern: Standards
  • Hate Crime: Internet
  • Internet: Hate Crime
  • Southern

Currently held offices

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (since 9 Jan 2018)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (since 9 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (since 12 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (10 Oct 2017 to 20 Feb 2018)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 20 Feb 2018)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 24 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Nusrat Ghani’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.60% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 206 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

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