Alec Shelbrooke

MP, Elmet and Rothwell

Elmet and Rothwell Conservative

A selection of Alec Shelbrooke's votes

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  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Details
  • Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details

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Alec Shelbrooke never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Point of Order 1 Jul 2015

    On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Today it has been announced that, tragically, a couple from Leeds, Christopher and Sharon Bell, who were taking a holiday, were among the victims in the Tunisia massacre. I should like to place on record the condolences of the House. I seek your advice, Mr Speaker. As the days pass, we know that further victims will be identified. Is there a way in which the...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Davies Commission Report 1 Jul 2015

    My right hon. Friend has heard representations from around the House on the importance of connectivity from regional airports. For most air travellers, often the most frustrating part is getting airside. Therefore, prompting great relief, British Airways now runs a flight out of Leeds to Heathrow, allowing people to get airside without facing the congestion at Heathrow. However, they cannot...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Tunisia, and European Council 29 Jun 2015

    My constituent Miss Richardson was due to travel this Wednesday to the beach resort where this heartbreaking massacre took place. Her tour operator, Low Cost Holidays Ltd, has agreed to waive the seven-day cancellation fee but is still applying administration charges for alternative bookings. What can the Government can do to encourage tour operators to act with compassion in relation to...

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Conservative MP for Elmet and Rothwell

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

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Transport
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Gardens: Property Development
  • Iran
  • Prisons: Construction
  • Medical Records

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (23 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (10 Dec 2013 to 14 May 2014)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Last updated: 8 Jun 2015.


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