Kris Hopkins

MP, Keighley

Keighley Conservative

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How Kris Hopkins voted
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  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Source
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
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Kris Hopkins hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Ministerial Statements — Communities and Local Government: Shale Oil And Gas Sites 24 Oct 2014

    I am today announcing the start of a consultation on draft regulations to implement 100% local retention of business rates on shale oil and gas sites. We believe shale oil and gas may hold potential for adding to the UK’s energy sources, helping to improve energy security, create jobs and meet carbon targets. To ensure shale development is safe there are robust rules in place to ensure...
  • Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee 21 Oct 2014

    Communities and Local Government: Councillors on the Frontline. 4:20 pm; Room 15, Palace of Westminster
    Witnesses: Professor Colin Copus, Professor of Local Politics, De Montfort University, Kris Hopkins MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government and Councillor David Sparks OBE, Chairman, Local Government Association
  • Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee 21 Oct 2014

    Communities and Local Government: Operation of the National Planning Policy Framework. 4:10 pm; Room 15, Palace of Westminster
    Witnesses: Kris Hopkins MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government

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Conservative MP for Keighley

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Defence
  • Home Department
  • Justice
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Courts: Fines
  • Planning
  • Armed Forces: Pay
  • Falkland Islands

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (28 Nov 2011 to 5 Nov 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 17 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 83.27% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 3 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 68 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Oct 2014.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: United and Cecil Club
(a) Address of donor: 18 Thorney Lane North, Iver SL0 9JY
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: members’ association
(a) (Registered 13 October 2014)

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