Register of Lobbyists
There have been votes in Parliament on if there should be a register of those who professionally lobby MPs.
Tim Yeo voted a mixture of for and against a statutory register of lobbyists
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.
On 9 Oct 2013:
Tim Yeo voted to introduce a register of lobbyists, to increase regulation of campaigners who are not standing, or putting up candidates, in general elections and to strengthen requirements on trade unions to maintain up to date membership lists.
On 9 Sep 2013:
Tim Yeo voted not to require the personal registration of individuals employed as lobbyists if their employer is registered.
On 3 Sep 2013:
Tim Yeo was absent for a vote on Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Bill — Decline Second Reading
On 3 Sep 2013:
Tim Yeo was absent for a vote on Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Bill — Second Reading
On 25 Jun 2013:
Tim Yeo voted against the introduction of a statutory register for all professional lobbyists.
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