Sir David Amess’s voting in Parliament
Sir David Amess is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Sir David Amess sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Sir David Amess consistently voted for the hunting ban, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted against. Show votes
Sir David Amess almost always voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Sir David Amess generally voted against culling badgers to tackle bovine tuberculosis, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Last updated: 5 Feb 2019
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 4 Feb 2019.
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 Dods Group
, 11th Floor, The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9SG, for Q&A sessions:
27 March 2018, received £150. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 28 November 2018)
15 November 2018, received £150. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 28 November 2018)
22 November 2018, received £150. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 28 November 2018)
25 January 2019, received £150. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 25 January 2019)
24 December 2018, received £200 from Ipsos MORI
, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for an opinion survey. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 24 December 2018)
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Qatar
Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley St, London W1K 1NB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation with a value of £4,600
Destination of visit: Qatar
Dates of visit: 13-18 February 2018
Purpose of visit: British-Qatar APPG
visit to meet Ministers and officials, discuss GCC
crisis, and discuss bilateral relations and regional issues.
(Registered 22 February 2018)
Name of donor: Election Commission
of the Maldives
Address of donor: 5th Floor, Ports Complex, Hilaalee Magu, Malé, Rep of Maldives
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation with a value of £5,275.66
Destination of visit: Maldives
Dates of visit: 21-28 August 2018
Purpose of visit: To observe preparations for the Presidential Election due to be held on 23 September 2018.
(Registered 12 September 2018)
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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