Chris Evans

Islwyn Labour

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How Chris Evans voted
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  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
  • Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails

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Chris Evans hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Travel 7 Apr 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what the cost of travel within the UK was for his Department in each year since 2010; and how much of this was spent on (a) hire cars, (b) helicopter hire, (c) hotel accommodation and (d) subsistence.
  • Bill Presented: Wales Bill 31 Mar 2014

    It is always a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire (Simon Hart). He is always badgering us—ha, ha, ha!—about the Welsh Assembly. This Bill is a missed opportunity. It is a Bill of nothing but smoke and mirrors. For too long—since 1999—we have been running around having no satisfaction with the Assembly. We had the Government...
  • Bill Presented: Wales Bill 31 Mar 2014

    I can only speak from my own experience. I use the Blackwood High street test when I go to Islwyn. If I walked down that street now and asked people what they thought of the Assembly, unfortunately I would be met with disinterest from most of them. If I talked about the constitutional arguments we have had today or to anybody tuning in today, they would wonder why we were talking about the...

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Labour MP for Islwyn

Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Treasury
  • Procurement
  • Ex-servicemen: Radiation Exposure
  • Energy: Prices
  • Travel
  • Stomach Cancer

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (10 Dec 2012 to 18 Mar 2014)
  • Member, Draft Defamation Bill (Joint Committee) (24 Mar 2011 to 12 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Justice Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 10 Dec 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
IPSOS Mori, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for completing opinion survey:
Received payment of £200 for taking part in survey on 25 June 2013. Hours: 1 hr. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 24 September 2013)
ComRes, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA, for completing opinion survey:
Received payment of £75 for a survey in June 2013. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 24 September 2013)
Received payment of £75 for a survey in October 2013. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to local organisation. (Registered 26 November 2013)
Received payment of £75 for a survey in January 2014. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to local organisation. (Registered 12 March 2014)
4.         Sponsorships
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Name of donor: Crohns and Colitis UK
(b) Address of donor: 4 Beaumont House, Sutton Road, St Albans, AL1 5HH. 
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 12 week placement of intern from 13 January 2014 to 4 April 2014,to a value of £5,640
(b) Date of receipt: 13 January 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 13 January 2014
(b) Donor status: charity, no 1117148
(b) (Registered 17 January 2014)
11. Miscellaneous
I obtained a donation for £5,000 from Ladbrokes plc Community Fund which will allow a client with learning difficulties to attend the Crafts for Everyone centre in my constituency on one day a week for an approximate period of two years.  (Registered 27 June 2013)

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