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Mark Hendrick’s voting in Parliament
Mark Hendrick is a Labour/Co-operative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour/Co-operative MPs.
This is a selection of Mark Hendrick’s votes.
Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Show votes
6 votes for, 5 votes against, 2 absences, between 2004–2017.
Generally voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
2 votes for, 15 votes against, 8 absences, between 2010–2019.
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
86 votes for, 14 votes against, 1 abstention, 50 absences, between 2006–2020.
Voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 6 absences, between 2010–2020.
Generally voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 7 votes against, 10 absences, between 2011–2018.
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2013.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2020.
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Mark Hendrick has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
When does my hon. Friend think that carbon capture and storage will be done at any significant scale in this country?
Will the hon. Gentleman give way?
Will the hon. Gentleman give way?
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Labour/Co-operative MP for Preston
Entered the House of Commons on 23 November 2000 — Byelection
Party was Labour until 14 May 2001; Labour/Co-operative until 11 Apr 2005; Labour until 30 Mar 2015
Topics of interest
Mark Hendrick campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health and Social Care
- Department of Health
- Home Office
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Coronavirus: Vaccination
- Revenue and Customs: Preston
- Universal Credit
- Police: North West
Currently held offices
- Member, Panel of Chairs (since 23 Mar 2020)
- Member, International Trade Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (6 Jul 2020 to 2 Feb 2021)
- Member, International Trade Committee (2 Jul 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Foreign Affairs Sub-Committee (5 Jan 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill (Commons) Committee (7 Jul 2015 to 22 Feb 2016)
- Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (18 Jun 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Opposition Assistant Whip (Commons) (8 Oct 2010 to 18 Mar 2013)
- Member, International Development Committee (19 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Jack Straw, Lord Chancellor & Secretary of State), Ministry of Justice (30 Dec 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
- PPS (Rt Hon Jack Straw, Lord Chancellor), Ministry of Justice (28 Jun 2007 to 27 Nov 2008)
- PPS (Rt Hon Margaret Beckett, Secretary of State), Foreign & Commonwealth Office (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Margaret Beckett, Secretary of State), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
- PPS (Rt Hon Margaret Beckett, Secretary of State), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (13 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (25 Jan 2001 to 14 Jun 2004)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 20 Sep 2021.
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: Chinese Consul General
Address of donor: Denison House, 71 Denison Rd, Manchester M14 5RX
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two Chinese visas, valid from 5 December 2018 to 5 December 2023, total value £340 (£170 each)
Date received: 11 December 2018
Date accepted: 11 December 2018
Donor status: other
(Registered 17 January 2019; updated 29 January 2019)
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