Henry Smith

MP, Crawley

Crawley Conservative

A selection of Henry Smith's votes

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  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details
  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs Details
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions Details
  • Voted 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 raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details

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Henry Smith never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Attorney General: Offences against Children 30 Jun 2015

    To ask the Attorney General, what recent discussions he has had with the Director of Public Prosecutions about the performance of the Crown Prosecution Service in prosecuting child sexual abuse cases.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Tunisia, and European Council 29 Jun 2015

    Following last Friday’s terrorist attacks in Tunisia, my constituents John and Janet Stocker are still unaccounted for. May I have assurances from my right hon. Friend that all NHS records that may be required by the Tunisian authorities to identify victims will be made available?
  • Opposition Day: 3rd Alloted day — A&E Services 24 Jun 2015

    Thank you for giving me the opportunity to speak in this important debate, Madam Deputy Speaker. May I join other hon. Members in welcoming you to the Chair? This is the first time I have spoken with you in your place, and it is very good to see you there. May I also extend my congratulations to the hon. Member for Dewsbury (Paula Sherriff) on her maiden speech? Like other hon. Members, I...

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Conservative MP for Crawley

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

Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Education
  • Transport
  • Animal Experiments
  • Animal Experiments: Primates
  • Air Passenger Duty
  • Argentina
  • Teaching Methods

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 71 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 57 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 100.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 18 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
  • 104 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Henry Smith’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 101 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Fees from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completion of surveys:
Fee of £75. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to local voluntary organisations. (Registered 1 May 2014)
Fee of £75. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to local voluntary organisations. (Registered 12 June 2014)
Fee of £75. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to Crawley Conservatives. (Registered 28 August 2014)
Fee of £75. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to local charity. (Registered 17 October 2014)
Fee of £75. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to local charity. (Registered 19 January 2015)
Fee of £75. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to local charity. (Registered 19 February 2015)
Fees from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing surveys:
Fee of £80. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to local voluntary organisation. (Registered 12 June 2014)
4. Sponsorships
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Name of donor: OGN Group
(b) Address of donor: OGN House, 7th Floor, 125 Old Broad Street, London EC2N 1AR
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(b) Date of receipt: 6 February 2015
(b) Date of acceptance: 16 February 2015
(b) Donor status: company, 6390883
(b) (Registered 3 March 2015)
(b) Name of donor: The 1900 Club
(b) Address of donor: 117 Newberries Avenue, Radlett WD7 7EN
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(b) Date of receipt: 9 February 2015
(b) Date of acceptance: 16 February 2015
(b) Donor status: members’ association
(b) (Registered 3 March 2015)
8. Land and Property
Flat in West Sussex, from which rental income is received.
Half ownership of holiday property in Cornwall.

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