Andrew Jones

MP, Harrogate and Knaresborough

Harrogate and Knaresborough Conservative

A selection of Andrew Jones's votes

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  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Details
  • Voted very strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted very strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details

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Andrew Jones never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: North of England 6 Jul 2015

    The Invitation To Tender for the TransPennine Express competition was issued in February, formally notifying bidders that they should not assume that Trans-Pennine electrification would be completed for the purposes of their bids.
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: North of England 6 Jul 2015

    The TransPennine Express Invitation to Tender, published on 27 February 2015, did not require bidders to procure electric rolling stock for the trans-Pennine route, on the basis that this would be delivered through changes to the Franchise Agreement that would be negotiated during the new franchise when the detailed plans for electrification were in place. The franchise specification...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: Tickets 6 Jul 2015

    A competition was held in December 2014 for a trial to gather evidence on flexible rail ticketing, which has the potential to provide a better deal for passengers who work part-time or are not daily commuters. Positive expressions of interest were received from seven operators in the South East Flexible Ticketing (SEFT) programme area; we are working with them so they can introduce flexible...

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Conservative MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough

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

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Education
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Health
  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Common Agricultural Policy
  • North Sea Oil
  • Food
  • Schools: Admissions
  • Children: Day Care

Currently held offices

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Last updated: 8 Jun 2015.


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