Gordon Henderson

MP, Sittingbourne and Sheppey

Sittingbourne and Sheppey Conservative

A selection of Gordon Henderson's votes

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  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Details
  • Has never voted on a wholly elected House of Lords Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details

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Gordon Henderson

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Social Security Benefits: Disqualification 12 Mar 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what proportion of people eligible for employment and support allowance have their benefits suspended while medical reviews are conducted; and in the case of claimants whose benefit is restored after a medical review, what steps are taken to ensure that National Insurance payments are restored and future state pension and other benefits are...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prisoners: Kent 4 Mar 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many foreign national prisoners there are in the prison system in Kent; and how many such prisoners have completed their sentence and are awaiting deportation.
  • [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] — Allied Steel and Wire (Pensions) 10 Feb 2015

    I accept everything that my hon. Friend the Minister has said, but does he not accept that there is a principle involved? The principle is very clear: the Government of the day misled people into believing that their occupational pension would be safe and was safe to invest in. That is what the parliamentary ombudsman, the High Court and the Court of Appeal decided—that those pensioners...

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Conservative MP for Sittingbourne and Sheppey

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health Insurance
  • Procurement
  • Palestinians
  • Excise Duties: Gaming Machines
  • Departmental Procurement

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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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from Communicate Research, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA, for completion of opinion polls:
Payment of £75 for February- March 2014 survey. Hours: 20 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 1 May 2014)
Payment of £75 for April 2014 survey. Hours: 20 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 13 June 2014)
Payment of £75 for May-June 2014 survey. Hours: 20 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 4 August 2014)
Payment of £75 for September 2014 survey. Hours: 20 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 3 October 2014)
Payment of £75 for November 2014 survey. Hours: 20 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 27 November 2014)
Payments from Ipsos Mori, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for completion of surveys:
Payment of £200 for Winter 2014 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 30 January 2015)

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