Mark Hendrick

MP, Preston

Preston Labour/Co-operative

Mark Hendrick campaigned to remain in the European Union

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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.

  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Generally voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Mark Hendrick’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Mark Hendrick’s full vote analysis page for more.

Mark Hendrick has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Family Courts: Domestic Violence 17 Oct 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 5 September 2016 to Question 43488, what the reason is for the discrepancy between the figure provided in that answer and data in recent research published by Women's Aid on 13 September 2016 on the proportion of survivors of domestic abuse that had access to a separate waiting room in the family court.
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Revenue and Customs 17 Oct 2016

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many enquiries were made to the Tax Credit Office by each hon. Member on behalf of constituents in (a) July, (b) August and (c) September 2016.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prisoners' Release 13 Oct 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, (a) how many and (b) what proportion of prisoners released on licence to a bail hostel have been subsequently recalled to prison in 2016 to date.

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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

  • Department of Health
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Fracking
  • Revenue and Customs: Preston
  • Social Security Benefits: Preston
  • Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
  • Syria

Currently held offices

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Sub-Committee (since 5 Jan 2016)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Football League Ltd
Address of donor: Edward VII Quay, Navigation Way, Preston PR2 2YF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Three tickets to match at Wembley Stadium on 28 February 2016, value £551

Date received: 28 February 2016

Date accepted: 28 February 2016

Donor status: company, registration no 00080612

(Registered 29 March 2016)

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