Rebecca Pow’s voting in Parliament
Rebecca Pow is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
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Rebecca Pow voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
Energy Consumption (Innovative Technologies) Bill - 2nd reading – Rebecca Pow.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether he has had discussions with (a) the UK Hydrographic Office, (b) the Heart of South West LEP and (c) other partners on establishing a world-leading marine geospatial innovation centre in Taunton, and if he will make a statement.
To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what discussions he has had and with whom on superfast broadband in the South West region, and if he will make a statement.
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Conservative MP for Taunton Deane
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Rebecca Pow campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Environment
- Food and Rural Affairs
- Department for Education
- Department for Business
- Innovation and Skills
- Department for Transport
- Department of Health and Social Care
- Speech and Language Disorders: Children
- Hinkley Point C Power Station
- Colorectal Cancer
- Trees: Diseases
- Energy: Waste
Currently held offices
- Member, Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 12 Sep 2017)
- Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Sub-Committee (2 Nov 2016 to 22 Mar 2017)
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
- Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 124 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Rebecca Pow’s speeches
- Has received answers to 10 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 83.86% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 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") 179 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: CTF Group
Address of donor: 6th Floor, 7 Old Park Lane, London W1K 1QR
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Hotel accommodation for two nights during the Conservative Party Conference, value £500
Date received: 30 September – 2 October 2018
Date accepted: 30 September 2018
Donor status: company, registration 07196537
(Registered 01 October 2018; updated 19 October 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: All Party Parliamentary China Group (sponsored by EDF
Energy, Arup, HSBC
, Cambridge Assessment, John Swire & Sons & City of London
Address of donor: House of Commons
, London SW1A 0AA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): international flights: £1,803.71; accommodation: £448.83; domestic travel and food £185.49; other costs £329.71; total £2,767.74
Destination of visit: China (Qingdao & Harbin)
Dates of visit: 28 July - 3 August 2018
Purpose of visit: To strengthen relations between the UK Parliament
and the National People’s Congress of China; to support British businesses operating in China; and to deepen parliamentarians' understanding of China.
(Registered 07 August 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Somerset: (i) and (ii). (Registered 02 June 2015
House in Somerset, owned jointly with my sister: (i) and (ii). (Registered 02 June 2015)
Agricultural land owned jointly with other family members: (i) and (ii) including income from a telecom mast. (Registered 02 June 2015)
Commercial building in Somerset, of which I own a 10 percent share: (i) and (ii). (Registered 02 June 2015)
Council Member of Royal Bath-West Society, unpaid. (Registered 02 June 2015)
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