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 random selection of Mark Hendrick’s votes.
Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2010.
Generally voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 9 votes against, 4 absences, between 2013–2022.
Generally voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
12 votes for, 0 votes against, 8 absences, between 2011–2022.
Voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 6 absences, between 2010–2020.
Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
3 votes for, 9 votes against, 2 absences, between 2003–2016.
Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, between 2011–2016.
Last updated: 18 May 2022.
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What was known as the Queen’s Speech, now the King’s speech, was seen as an opportunity by the incumbent Government to lay out an ambitious policy agenda for the future. What we have seen from this King’s Speech, at what many might call the fag end of this Government’s time in office, is anything but ambitious. It is a collection of measures to try to cause division in the country....
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether her Department plans to increase funding to local authorities for the provision of free bus travel to schools.
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether his Department is taking steps to help increase the affordability of bus travel for school children.
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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 Education
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Coronavirus: Vaccination
- Universal Credit
- Revenue and Customs: Preston
- Police: North West
Currently held offices
- Member, Energy Security and Net Zero Committee (since 12 Jun 2023)
- Member, European Statutory Instruments Committee (since 27 Jun 2022)
- Member, Panel of Chairs (since 23 Mar 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Powers of Attorney Bill Committee (22 Feb 2023 to 1 Mar 2023)
- Member, Electricity and Gas Transmission (Compensation) Bill Committee (18 Jan 2023 to 25 Jan 2023)
- Member, Co-operatives, Mutuals and Friendly Societies Bill Committee (23 Nov 2022 to 30 Nov 2022)
- Member, Employment (Allocation of Tips) Bill Committee ( 7 Sep 2022 to 12 Oct 2022)
- Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls ( 6 Jul 2020 to 2 Feb 2021)
- Member, International Trade Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 26 Apr 2023)
- 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: 13 Nov 2023.
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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