Julian Smith

Former MP, Skipton and Ripon

Skipton and Ripon Conservative

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  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Details
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Details
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs Details
  • Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensions Details
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details

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Julian Smith occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Amendment of the Law 19 Mar 2015

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  • Amendment of the Law 19 Mar 2015

    On the subject of sound and fury, will the shadow Chancellor clarify what he would do to stick to the commitments he made when he signed up to the charter for budget responsibility only a few weeks ago?
  • Business of the House 19 Mar 2015

    The Leader of the House is not only one of the finest Foreign Secretaries and parliamentarians that Britain has ever had but a much-loved and respected local North Yorkshire MP. May we have a debate about North Yorkshire, its people, its businesses, its beauty and its beer?

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Former Conservative MP for Skipton and Ripon

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Education
  • Work and Pensions
  • Departmental Procurement
  • Procurement
  • Conditions of Employment
  • EU Law
  • Departmental Food

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 57 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 3 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 85.79% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 9 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 129 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 120 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Principle Healthcare Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Airedale Business Centre, Skipton, BD23 2TZ
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor status: company, registration 4283476
(a) (Registered 17 September 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Trevor and Jenny Bryan
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individuals
(a) (Registered 29 October 2014)
(a) Name of donor: DW Contractors (Oxford) Ltd (part of the Fastflow Group)
(a) Address of donor: Unit 5 Ashville Way, Oxford OX4 6TU
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 01990656
(a) (Registered 24 November 2014, updated December 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Amos Nelson Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Old Gledstone, nr Skipton BD23 3JR
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £700 in sponsoring a fundraising dinner, at which £3,750 was raised (including the registrable donation listed below).
(a) Donor status: company, registration 00175423
(a) (Registered 5 March 2015; updated 12 March 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Amos Nelson Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Old Gledstone, nr Skipton BD23 3JR
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 00175423
(a) (Registered 5 March 2015; updated 12 March 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Trevor and Jenny Bryan
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individuals
(a) (Registered 12 March 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Matthew Ingle
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 30 March 2015)
6. Overseas visits
Address of donor: 630 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1PH
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation, meals and other costs with an approximate value of £800
Destination of visit: Cadenabbia, Italy
Date of visit: 22-25 March 2014
Purpose of visit: attending conference on British/German dialogue.
(Registered 22 April 2014)
8. Land and Property
Two residential properties in London, from which rental income is received. (Updated 23 April 2013)
9. Shareholdings
(a)   I have a 20% share in the executive recruitment company Arq International (formerly QuyDe Limited) set up by a former employee, which purchased the name of Arq International from my former company. (Updated 7 March 2012, 2 July 2012 and 17 January 2013)

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