Grant Shapps’s voting in Parliament
Grant Shapps is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
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Last updated: 20 Dec 2017
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what recent assessment his Department has made of whether the target of installing 53 million energy smart meters by 2020 will be met.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment the Government has made of the potential merits of imposing fines on energy companies that do not meet their smart meter roll-out obligations.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of ensuring that fines levied on energy companies for failing to meet their smart meter roll-out targets are not passed on to consumers through higher bills; and if he will make a statement.
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Conservative MP for Welwyn Hatfield
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Topics of interest
Grant Shapps campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Communities and Local Government
- Home Department
- Work and Pensions
- Housing: Low Incomes
- Departments: Property
- Departmental Training
- Homes and Communities Agency
- Mortgages: Government Assistance
Other offices held in the past
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (15 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
- The Minister of State, Department for International Development (8 May 2015 to 28 Nov 2015)
- Minister without Portfolio (6 Sep 2012 to 8 May 2015)
- Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (11 Oct 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
- The Minister for Housing (13 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
- Shadow Minister (Housing and Planning) (20 Dec 2007 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Public Administration Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 26 Feb 2007)
- Co-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 5 Mar 2018.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Associated Newspapers Ltd, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, Kensington, London W8 5TT:
25 October 2017
, received £1,000 for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 26 October 2017)
13 December 2017
, received £1,000 for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 22 December 2017)
From 30 October 2017 until further notice, adviser to Avanti Communications Group plc, a satellite communications company of Cobham House, 20, Black Friars Lane, London EC4V 6EB. I will receive £2,000 a month for an expected monthly commitment of approx. 7 hours, advising on the company's corporate responsibility programme. I am donating pay from my first month to charity. I consulted ACoBA about this role. (Registered 02 November 2017
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Mr Sarbjit Singh Jhooty
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 16 June 2017
Name of donor: Imperial Hotel London Ltd
Address of donor: 61/66 Russell Square, London WC1B 5BB
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Donor status: company, registration 00421257
(Registered 21 June 2017)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
PrintHouse Corporation Ltd.
From 2016, Chair of the British Infrastructure Group of MPs (BIG
) which brings together cross-party Members of Parliament
dedicated to promoting better infrastructure across the United Kingdom. The group has received no external funding or other benefits. (Registered 25 January 2017
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