Sir David Amess

Former Conservative MP for Southend West

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High Speed Rail

MPs have voted on funding and giving permission for a new high speed rail network, connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester.

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Sir David Amess voted a mixture of for and against new high speed rail infrastructure

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about new high speed rail infrastructure:

  • On 15 Jul 2019: Sir David Amess was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (West Midlands — Crewe) Bill — Third Reading — Phase 2a of HS2 — Fradley Wood to Crewe Show vote
  • On 30 Jan 2018: Sir David Amess voted to build the second phase of the High Speed 2 rail network, a new high speed railway line between Fradley in the West Midlands and Crewe. Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2016: Sir David Amess was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Sir David Amess was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Sir David Amess was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2013: Sir David Amess was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Sir David Amess was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Sir David Amess was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Second Reading Show vote

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