Cheryl Gillan

MP, Chesham and Amersham

Chesham and Amersham Conservative

Cheryl Gillan campaigned to leave the European Union

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Cheryl Gillan’s voting in Parliament

Cheryl Gillan is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Cheryl Gillan sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Cheryl Gillan consistently voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Cheryl Gillan generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Cheryl Gillan generally voted against university tuition fees, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Business of the House 15 Sep 2016

    Two Government consultations have recommended increasing the rates of interest paid on late payments of compensation to people who are subject to compulsory orders. The Chief Secretary to the Treasury has indicated that those measures are unlikely to be introduced until after the construction of HS2 is due to start. Following years of mismanagement and failure, I have little faith HS2 Ltd...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Airport Expansion: EU Referendum 15 Sep 2016

    What assessment he has made of the effect of the result of the EU referendum on the timetable for a decision on Heathrow expansion.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Airport Expansion: EU Referendum 15 Sep 2016

    I am sure that the Secretary of State shares my enthusiasm about the referendum result giving us vast opportunities to forge new links around the world. The Airports Commission estimated that the economic benefit of expanding Heathrow would be up to 23.6 billion for the south-east, as opposed to 12.4 billion if Gatwick is expanded. Expansion at Heathrow would greatly benefit...

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Profile

Conservative MP for Chesham and Amersham

Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Department for Transport
  • Justice
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Prisons
  • National Offender Management Service
  • Probation Service
  • High Speed Two

Currently held offices

  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (since 10 Nov 2015)
  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 25 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Administration Committee (12 May 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Secretary of State for Wales (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (10 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (11 Dec 2003 to 24 Mar 2004)
  • Shadow Minister of State (Home Office) (10 May 2003 to 10 May 2005)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (10 May 2001 to 10 May 2003)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (10 May 1998 to 10 May 2001)
  • Shadow Minister (International Development) (1 Apr 1998 to 5 Apr 2001)
  • Shadow Minister (Trade and Industry) (5 May 1997 to 10 May 1998)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Employment) (6 Jul 1995 to 1 May 1997)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (20 Apr 1994 to 17 Oct 1995)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Apr 1992 to 7 Nov 1995)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing online surveys:
7 July 2015, £75 paid direct to charity for participation in May 2015 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 27 November 2015)
21 August 2015, £75 paid direct to charity for participation in July 2015 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 27 November 2015)
23 October 2015, £75 paid direct to charity for participation in September 2015 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 27 November 2015)
Expected payment of £50, to be paid direct to charity, for completing a survey on 20 September 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 27 November 2015)
Expected payment of £75, to be paid direct to charity, for completing a survey on 12 October 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 27 November 2015)
11 March 2016, £75 paid direct to charity for participation in September 2015 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 09 May 2016)
8 April 2016, £100 paid direct to charity for participation in September 2015 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 09 May 2016)
Expected payment of £75, to be paid direct to charity, for completing a survey on 6 March 2016. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 09 May 2016)
Expected payment of £75, to be paid direct to charity, for completing a survey on 6 May 2016. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 09 May 2016)
Member of Advisory Board of GovNet Communications, 22 Long Acre, London WC2C 9LY. The work involves advising on GovNet’s publications and conferences. The remuneration is up to £5,000 per annum and the hours will be up to 3 hrs per month. (Registered 15 May 2014)
Payments from Civil Service Learning, Sunningdale Park, Larch Avenue, Ascot, SL5 0QE, for speaking at events:
Expected payment of £150 for speaking at a course on 15 October 2015. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 October 2015)
Expected payment of £150 for speaking at a course on 22 October 2015. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 October 2015)
Expected payment of £150 for speaking at a course on 29 October 2015. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 02 November 2015)
Expected payment of £150 for speaking at a course on 19 November 2015. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 20 November 2015)
Expected payment of £150 for speaking at course on 3 December 2015. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 07 December 2015)
Expected payment of £150 for speaking at course on 3 March 2016. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 04 March 2016)
8. Miscellaneous
Trustee and Hon Treasurer of the Parliament Choir. (Registered 11 April 2014)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my husband, Jack Coates Leeming, as a part-time Office Manager/Researcher.

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