George Freeman

MP, Mid Norfolk

Mid Norfolk Conservative

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How George Freeman voted
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  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
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George Freeman hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Antibiotics 27 Feb 2015

    Public Health England (PHE), the Veterinary Medicines Directorate and colleagues from the devolved administrations plan to publish a joint report (One Health Report 2015) on human and animal antibiotic use and resistance in the United Kingdom in May 2015. The report compares primary/secondary care prescribing data and veterinary antibiotic sales data and presents antimicrobial resistance...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Hepatitis: Drugs 27 Feb 2015

    NHS England has advised that it is currently developing interim proposals to allow patients with cirrhosis meeting specified clinical criteria to receive some of the new combination therapies. The aim is that interim commissioning policies will be in place by the first half of 2015. NHS England is developing these interim commissioning policies, with support from Public Health England,...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Asthma: Medical Equipment 27 Feb 2015

    Information is not collected centrally on the numbers of prescriptions issued, the number of people prescribed medicines or the medical condition being treated. However, information is available on the number of prescription items dispensed in the community in England. This is attached. Asthma medicine prescription items (Word Document, 20.69 KB)

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Conservative MP for Mid Norfolk

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Education
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Common Land
  • Fire Prevention
  • Poultry: EU Law
  • Bats: Nature Conservation
  • Churches: Bats

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Feb 2015.

1. Directorships
Elsoms (Spalding) Ltd, holding company of Elsoms Seeds Ltd, Spalding, Lincs PE11 1QG; agricultural and horticultural seeds business. Directorship reactivated 11 October 2013; terminated 6 August 2014. (Updated 20 December 2013, 8 and 25 September 2014)
Payment of £3,638.64 for non-executive director services provided by me in September-December 2013. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 20 December 2013; updated 20 February 2014)
Payment of £1,954.16 for non-executive director services provided by me in October-November 2012.  Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 23 January 2013; updated 20 February 2014)
Payment of £2,728.98 for non-executive director services provided by me in January-March 2014.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 9 May 2014)
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
8 May 2014, fee of £300 from the Times, 3 Thomas More Square, London, E98 1XY, for an article, payment donated to charity. Hours: 3hrs. (Registered 9 May 2014)
8. Land and Property
Part share in flat in London. (Registered 24 October 2012)
9. Shareholdings
(a) Hill House Assets Ltd, of which I am an unremunerated director (Dormant. Management of historic assets and liabilities from self employment) (updated 18 June 2012, 30 July 2013 and 24 February 2014)
(b) Elsoms Seeds (see above)

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