It is a great privilege to represent the people of Gillingham and Rainham in Parliament. On my website you can find out more about my work in Westminster and locally in the community. I’m always keen to hear your thoughts and concerns, so please feel free to contact me.
Rehman has introduced two bills in Parliament to strengthen the law for motorists who drive whilst disqualified.
His ‘Causing Death by Driving Whilst Disqualified Bill’ would allow the courts to sentence motorists who kill someone on the road whilst disqualified from driving for up to 14 years
Rehman is campaigning for tougher sentences for motorists who persistently drink and drive.
In Parliament he introduced his Drink Driving (repeat offenders) Bill, which would allow courts to lock up drink drivers for up to two years.
Currently the maximum jail sentence is six months no matter how
Rehman continues to support the campaign against proposals for an airport in the Thames Estuary. Many residents have raised concerns about this idea which would have a detrimental impact on Kent and Medway.
In an article for the Kent on Sunday, Rehman outlined the negative effects an airport would
Rehman has raised concerns about the use of armed drone strikes in foreign countries, including Pakistan and Afghanistan.
Whilst drones have the potential to protect our armed forces, Rehman believes that we need to ensure that there are adequate safeguards in place to prevent civilian casualties.