Ian Cawsey

Former Labour MP for Brigg and Goole


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Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 7 Apr 2010

    The Prime Minister is aware of the effect of the retrospective introduction of business rates on companies operating in various ports around the country, including Goole in my constituency. Five years after the planned implementation, the Valuation Office Agency has still to agree assessments with many companies. One of those, Scotline, went out of business after being summonsed for a rates...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Expenditure Changes 30 Mar 2010

    I hope that my right hon. and learned Friend has not been looking at my website. When he reviews expenditure for the next two years, will he consider the impact on other departmental budgets? I have recently been dealing with a difficult and complex mental health case of a constituent. It involved a significant cost to the taxpayer, arising mainly through the police and the Prison Service,...
  • Port Business Rates 17 Mar 2010

    Fourteen months.

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Former Labour MP for Brigg and Goole

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — General election (stood again)

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Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Northern Ireland
  • Deputy Prime Minister
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission
  • Aggregates Levy
  • Local Government Finance
  • Non-Domestic Rates: Small Businesses
  • Animal Welfare

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Procedure Committee (19 Jan 2010 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee ( 7 Oct 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Yorkshire and the Humber Regional Select Committee ( 4 Mar 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee (18 Apr 2008 to 7 Oct 2009)
  • Member, Innovation, Universities and Skills Committee ( 7 Nov 2007 to 18 Apr 2008)
  • Assistant Whip (11 May 2005 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Mr David Miliband, Minister of State), Department for Education and Skills (10 Apr 2005 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • PPS (Mr David Miliband, Minister of State), Cabinet Office (16 Dec 2004 to 10 Apr 2005)
  • PPS (Mr David Miliband, Minister of State), Department for Education and Skills (13 May 2004 to 16 Dec 2004)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
I am a member of MP4, the Parliamentary rock group. The group has received sponsorship towards the launch of an album for charity in the form of financial assistance towards the recording costs from Ladbrokes plc and Research in Motion UK Limited. (Registered 26 March 2009) (Sponsorship to end on 25 March 2010.)

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