David Burrowes

MP, Enfield, Southgate

Enfield, Southgate Conservative

David Burrowes’s voting in Parliament

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

However, David Burrowes sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • David Burrowes generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • David Burrowes generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Policing and Crime Bill: Application of Firearms Act 1968 to the police: special constables and volunteers 26 Apr 2016

    I shall try to rattle through my contribution. I shall speak to my new clause 1, but first let me mention new clause 17. I welcome the comments of my hon. Friend the Member for North West Hampshire (Kit Malthouse) and pay tribute to his work as deputy mayor on championing alcohol abstinence and monitoring requirements. I did my bit in the Commons and in the Lords to ensure that the new...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Mental Health 26 Apr 2016

    There is a key relationship between mental health and addiction, so can the Minister assure me that when these matters are dealt with in court there is effective referral to effective treatment? When I accompanied the Justice Secretary to Highbury Corner magistrates court, it was evident that some local authorities had provision for drug treatment, particularly for youth offenders, but other...

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Conservative MP for Enfield, Southgate

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • International Development
  • Burma
  • Youth Custody
  • Abortion
  • Prisons: Drugs
  • Young Offenders

Currently held offices

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (23 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Draft Human Tissue and Embryos Bill (Joint Committee) (2 May 2007 to 8 Aug 2007)
  • Member, Draft Legal Services Bill (Joint Committee) (17 May 2006 to 25 Jul 2006)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (19 Dec 2005 to 9 May 2006)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Apr 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Consultant to Shepherd Harris and Co as a solicitor specialising in criminal law. Address: 96 Silver Street, Enfield, Middlesex.
Payments for telephone standby police station duty. These typically involve a weekend on standby and up to 30 mins work:
4 January 2016, received £200 comprising two payments of £100 for being on police station duty for the weekends of 25 May 2015 and 30 October 2015. Hours: up to 30 mins per weekend; total 1 hr. (Registered 22 January 2016)
4 January 2016, received £275.75 for being on police station duty for the weekend of 16 November 2015. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 22 January 2016)
Payments for court duty:
4 January 2016, received £40, plus travel, for being a court duty solicitor on 1 September 2015. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 22 January 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: CARE
Address of donor: 53 Romney Street, London SW1P 3RF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: services of a voluntary intern, for 4 days a week between October 2014 and July 2015, who received a bursary of £650 per calendar month as a member of CARE’s educational Leadership Programme, total £6,500.

Date of receipt: 7 October 2014

Date of acceptance: 7 October 2014

Donor status: charity, registration 1066963

(Registered 7 October 2014; updated 16 October 2015)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Premier League
Address of donor: 30 Gloucester Place, London W1U 8PL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket for match at Emirates Stadium, and associated hospitality; value £510

Date received: 24 October 2015

Date accepted: 24 October 2015

Donor status: company, registration number 02719699

(Registered 05 November 2015)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: House of Representatives, Cyprus
Address of donor: 1402 Nicosia, Cyprus

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): personal accommodation, and flight and accommodation for my assistant; value £850

Destination of visit: Cyprus

Date of visit: 11-15 November 2015

Purpose of visit: Conservative Friends of Cyprus Delegation to examine the Cyprus Problem.

(Registered 14 December 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employed my niece by marriage, Rebecca Coady, as my Senior Parliamentary Assistant; until 17 December 2014.

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