David Amess’s voting in Parliament
David Amess is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, David Amess sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
David Amess consistently voted for the hunting ban, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted against.
David Amess almost always voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for.
David Amess generally voted against culling badgers to tackle bovine tuberculosis, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for.
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David Amess has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 21 Nov 2016.
1. Employment and earnings
Until further notice, I am Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club, East Grinstead House, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 1UA. I receive £6,000 a year in return for an expected commitment of 100 hours. (Updated 5 June 2015
Payments from Cumberlege Eden & Partners, Snells Cottage, Newick BN8 4LA:
20 November 2015
, received £350 for talk. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 30 November 2015)
Payment of £350 expected for taking part in a seminar on 20 July 2016
. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 15 August 2016
Name of donor: High Commission
of the Maldives
Address of donor: 22 Nottingham Place, London W1U 5NJ
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Flights, accommodation, food and local transport with a value of £8,303.09
Destination of visit: the Maldives
Date of visit: 13 to 21 February 2016
Purpose of visit: Delegation as part of the All-Party British Maldives Parliamentary Group involving meetings with the President and Cabinet
, representatives of political parties and the judiciary.
(Registered 11 March 2016
Name of donor: The Ministry
of Foreign Affairs
of the Republic of Maldives
Address of donor: Boduthakurufaanu Magu, Malé 20077, Republic of Maldives
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £4,634.66
Destination of visit: Republic of Maldives
Date of visit: 23-29 July 2016
Purpose of visit: Follow-up delegation of the APPG
for the Maldives. The group met with opposition
and government MPs of all parties, political prisoners and members of the judiciary.
(Registered 19 August 2016)
Chairman of the Industry and Parliament Fellowship Committee.
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Julia Amess, as part-time Secretary/Caseworker.
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