General Election 2024

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About your Member of Parliament

Your MP (Kevan Jones) represents you, and all of the people who live in North Durham, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

MPs split their time between Parliament and their constituency. In Parliament, they debate and vote on new laws, review existing laws, and question the Government. In the constituency, their focus is on supporting local people and championing local issues. They have a small staff team who help with casework, maintain their diaries, and monitor their inbox.

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Labour MP for North Durham

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

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Topics of interest

Kevan Jones campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Defence
  • Defence
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Health
  • Armoured Fighting Vehicles
  • Joint Strike Fighter Aircraft
  • Defence: Procurement
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • AWACS: Procurement

Currently held offices

  • Member, British Citizenship (Northern Ireland) Bill Committee (since 20 Mar 2024)
  • Member, High Streets (Designation, Review and Improvement Plan) Bill Committee (since 6 Mar 2024)
  • Member, Investigatory Powers (Amendment) Bill [HL] Committee (since 28 Feb 2024)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (since 13 Jul 2020)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (since 13 Jul 2020)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (since 15 Jun 2020)
  • Member, Defence Committee (since 11 May 2020)
  • Member, Defence Sub-Committee (since 11 May 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Veterans Advisory and Pensions Committees Bill ( 8 Mar 2023 to 15 Mar 2023)
  • Member, National Security Bill Committee (29 Jun 2022 to 18 Oct 2022)
  • Member, Pension Schemes (Conversion of Guaranteed Minimum Pensions) Bill Committee (26 Jan 2022 to 2 Feb 2022)
  • Member, Higher Education (Freedom of Speech) Bill Committee ( 7 Sep 2021 to 22 Sep 2021)
  • Member, Select Committee on the Armed Forces Bill (25 Feb 2021 to 14 Apr 2021)
  • Member, Select Committee on the Armed Forces Bill (22 Feb 2021 to 22 Feb 2021)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 20 May 2021)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (16 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee ( 6 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (17 Jan 2011 to 8 Mar 2011)
  • Member, Administration Committee ( 2 Nov 2010 to 1 Jul 2013)
  • Shadow Minister (Defence) ( 8 Oct 2010 to 6 Jan 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Veterans) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Defence) (Veterans) ( 5 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (19 Dec 2005 to 9 May 2006)
  • Member, Administration Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 26 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Draft Civil Contingencies Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2003 to 28 Nov 2003)
  • Member, Defence Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 19 Jan 2009)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

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Last updated: 13 May 2024.

6. Land and property portfolio with a value over £100,000 and where indicated, the portfolio provides a rental income of over £10,000 a year
Type of land/property: Residential property
Number of properties: 1
Location: Nottinghamshire
Interest held: from 1 March 2019
Ownership details: A share
(Registered 9 April 2021)
8. Miscellaneous
I am an unremunerated director of NE First Credit Union (previously the Prince Bishop Community Bank), a non-profit making credit union. I spend about an hour per month attending Board meetings.
(Registered 5 October 2012; updated 19 July 2018)
Trustee (unpaid) of the Commonwealth War Graves Foundation, a charitable foundation that highlights the work of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
Date interest arose: 1 April 2018
(Registered 26 July 2018; updated 10 January 2020)
An Hon. Vice President of the Society of Maritime Industries, a non-profit company. This is an unremunerated post.
Date interest arose: 11 February 2020
(Registered 13 February 2020)
A Trustee of the Board of the Pelton Community Centre (a charitable organisation). This is an unremunerated role.
Date interest arose: 20 April 2022
(Registered 27 April 2022)
Executive Committee Member of the British American Parliamentary Group. This is an unpaid role.
Date interest arose: 12 July 2023
(Registered 5 January 2024)

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