David Hanson

Delyn Labour

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How David Hanson voted since 2001
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  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails

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David Hanson hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Asylum Seekers (Support) 10 Apr 2014

    I am grateful to the hon. Member for Brent Central (Sarah Teather) for raising the issue, which, as she mentioned, is about the basic level of support given to those fleeing torture, rape or oppression and who seek asylum in the United Kingdom. Given that the rate was frozen in 2011 and has now been frozen through to 2013-14, yesterday’s judgment was damning. The Home Secretary was...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Asylum Seekers (Support) 10 Apr 2014

    Before the hon. Lady says any more, I have a right to ask those questions of the Minister. The Home Secretary’s decision making has proved to be flawed. Will the Minister now address that issue, or will there be a return to what a Minister—a Minister in her Government—described as the Conservative party being the nasty party on these issues?
  • Written Answers — Home Department: Borders: Personal Records 10 Apr 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) what assessment she has made of report by the Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration of the critical system vulnerabilities in Semaphore and Warnings Index; and what steps she took in response to that report; (2) what steps she has taken to implement changes as a result of the Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration report...

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Labour MP for Delyn


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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Justice
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Police and Crime Commissioners
  • Borders: Personal Records
  • Asylum
  • Police ICT Company
  • Bramshill Police College

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Minister of State (Crime and Policing), Home Office (10 Jun 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Minister of State, Ministry of Justice (9 May 2007 to 10 Jun 2009)
  • Minister of State, Northern Ireland Office (11 May 2005 to 9 May 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Tony Blair, Prime Minister), Prime Minister's Office (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Welsh Office (28 Jul 1999 to 11 Jun 2001)
  • Assistant Whip (funded by HM Treasury) (28 Jul 1998 to 28 Jul 1999)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 76 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 110 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 80.27% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 13 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 55 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on David Hanson’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 817 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:
February-March 2013, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 3 April 2013)
April 2013, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 22 May 2013)
Payment of £75 for June 2013 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 13 September 2013)
Payment of £75 for October 2013 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 26 November 2013)
Payment of £75 for November 2013 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 22 January 2014)
Payment of £75 for January 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 2 April 2014)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for survey of MPs:
Payment of £200. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 13 September 2013)
Payment of £200. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 31 January 2014)
Payment from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT for survey:
Payment of £80 for online survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 26 November 2013)

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