Alan Haselhurst

MP, Saffron Walden

Saffron Walden Conservative

Alan Haselhurst campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Alan Haselhurst’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Alan Haselhurst’s votes.

  • Generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Generally voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Generally voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Generally voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Bill Presented: National Citizen Service Bill [Lords] 16 Jan 2017

    It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Dagenham and Rainham (Jon Cruddas), whose remarks I received warmly. Having believed that this was a Bill to which it was not possible to make any objection, I thought that the hon. Member for Copeland (Mr Reed) had to cast around fairly widely in order to disguise his enthusiasm for it. Four years ago, I had my first encounter with the NCS,...
  • Bill Presented: National Citizen Service Bill [Lords] 16 Jan 2017

    My hon. Friend’s rather lengthy contribution has extended my speech. I absolutely applaud what she says, and I am grateful for her support for the remarks that I have just made. The Local Government Association has expressed some concern about the idea that the money that will go into the NCS is money that the LGA will not get, or that the LGA might lose some money in the process. I do...
  • Bill Presented: National Citizen Service Bill [Lords] 16 Jan 2017

    I was not really disagreeing with my hon. Friend, but I will give way to him.

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Conservative MP for Saffron Walden

Entered the House of Commons on 18 June 1970 — General election

Party was Deputy Speaker until 11 Apr 2005; Conservative until 16 May 2005; Deputy Speaker until 12 Apr 2010

Also represented Middleton and Prestwich

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for Transport
  • Leader of the House
  • Overseas Students: Scholarships
  • Stansted Airport
  • London Airports: Night Flying
  • Aviation
  • London Airports: Passengers

Currently held offices

  • Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (since 20 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (18 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (26 Oct 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (27 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Administration Committee (27 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Administration Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 27 Jul 2010)
  • Deputy Speaker (25 May 2010 to 8 Jun 2010)
  • Member, Finance and Services Committee (25 Mar 2008 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chairman of Ways and Means (1 May 1997 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, European Legislation Sub-Committee on Roads Safety Competence (18 Nov 1993 to 8 Nov 1995)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (29 Jun 1992 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Transport Committee (27 Apr 1992 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, European Legislation Committee (28 May 1982 to 21 Mar 1997)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Jan 2017.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: LPA Group PLC
Address of donor: Light & Power House, Shire Hill, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 3AQ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket and hospitality for Test Match at the Oval on 13 August 2016; estimated value £300-£400

Date received: 13 August 2016

Date accepted: 13 August 2016

Donor status: company, registration no 686429

(Registered 17 August 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife Lady (Angela) Haselhurst, as Office Manager.
10. Family members engaged in lobbying the public sector on behalf of a third party or client
My daughter Emma Haselhurst (Mrs. G. Collins) is a Director of Blue Rubicon Ltd. (Registered 03 June 2015)

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