Chris Heaton-Harris

MP, Daventry

Daventry Conservative

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How Chris Heaton-Harris 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 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 university tuition fees Source
  • Voted strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
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Chris Heaton-Harris occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Opposition Day: [Unallotted Half-Day] — EU Justice and Home Affairs Measures 19 Nov 2014

    It is a great privilege to follow a true Eurosceptic. In my brief contribution I do not intend to expand on my concerns about the individual measures. In fact, I would welcome a number of the individual measures in this package if we were able to have the final say on them in this House and in our judicial system. But I worry about it happening in one sweep with little debate about the...
  • Opposition Day: [Unallotted Half-Day] — EU Justice and Home Affairs Measures 19 Nov 2014

    Quite possibly. The EU now has well over 150 mainly framework decisions in the area of justice and home affairs, many of which involve intergovernmental accords. The Commission cannot yet enforce those accords and EU nationals cannot yet claim rights based on them. However, the Lisbon treaty allows framework decisions to be enforced before the courts in the same manner as single market...
  • Opposition Day: [Unallotted Half-Day] — EU Justice and Home Affairs Measures 19 Nov 2014

    Is the Home Secretary surprised, as I am, that the shadow Home Secretary’s speech was all about procedure, not the policy area? She did not mention the fact that one major concern of a number of us on the Government Benches is that we are ceding powers to the European Court of Justice for the first time, and therefore taking away some parliamentary supremacy. I would like to hear the...

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Conservative MP for Daventry

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Home Department
  • Justice
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Health
  • Wind Power
  • Wind Power: Planning Permission
  • Wind Power: Noise
  • European Union
  • RenewableUK

Currently held offices

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Nov 2014.

8. Land and Property
House in Lincoln, from which rental income is received.
9. Shareholdings
(a) I am the sole shareholder in Together Against Wind Ltd, a private limited company whose purpose to identify best practice in anti-wind farm campaigning and to conduct related research. (Registered 8 October 2012)

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