Daniel Poulter

MP, Central Suffolk and North Ipswich

Central Suffolk and North Ipswich Conservative

Daniel Poulter’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Daniel Poulter sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Daniel Poulter consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Daniel Poulter has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Devolution (East Anglia) 27 Apr 2016

    In principle, I am signed up to devolution, but is this issue worth considering? The first step towards delivering a deal that works for all is recognising that there are some initial natural synergies that can be delivered through local councils working much more effectively together at both regional and local level. Some of the mergers that are planned—for example, between Suffolk...
  • Mental Health Taskforce Report — [Phil Wilson in the Chair] 13 Apr 2016

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Wilson, and to speak in the debate. I pay tribute to my hon. Friend the Member for Halesowen and Rowley Regis (James Morris) for bringing the debate, for his continued advocacy of the needs of mental health patients and for pushing continually during his time in the House on an important issue in ensuring that we hold our Government and...
  • Mental Health Taskforce Report — [Phil Wilson in the Chair] 13 Apr 2016

    Will my hon. Friend reflect, in the context of the devolved settlement for services, on the importance of substance misuse services and on the impact that the fragmentation of those services away from other mental health services may have had on patient care?

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Conservative MP for Central Suffolk and North Ipswich

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Education
  • Department for Energy and Climate Change
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Junior Doctors: Conditions of Employment
  • Poultry: Animal Welfare
  • East Anglia Railway Line
  • General Practitioners
  • Learning Disability: Research

Currently held offices

  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health (6 Sep 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Health Committee (27 Jun 2011 to 29 Oct 2012)
  • Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Apr 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
From 1 September 2015 until 31 October 2015, as an NHS Doctor I received £1,588 per calendar month from a London Foundation Trust together with the London Deanery, Stewart House, 32 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DN. Hours: 45-65 hrs per month. The initial payment registered below is included in this contract. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 30 September 2015; updated 1 December 2015)
28 August 2015, received £1,383. Hours: 52.5 hrs. (Registered 30 September 2015)
24 November 2015, received £912 for 60 additional hours worked between 5 August and 31 October 2015. (Registered 01 December 2015)
4 October 2015, received £285 from Guardian News and Media, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1P 2AP, for an article in the Guardian. Hours: 3 hrs. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 03 November 2015)
From 1 November 2015 until further notice, I receive £1,906 per calendar month for work as an NHS doctor, from a London Foundation Trust together with the London Deanery, Stewart House, 32 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DN. Hours: 50-90 hrs per month. (Registered 01 December 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my mother, Carol Poulter, as Office Manager.

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