Ian Paisley Jnr’s voting in Parliament
Ian Paisley Jnr is a DUP MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other DUP MPs.
However, Ian Paisley Jnr sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Ian Paisley Jnr generally voted against smoking bans, while most DUP MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Ian Paisley Jnr generally voted for a publicly owned railway system, while most DUP MPs generally voted against. Show votes
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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
I welcome the access to justice proposals in the Bill. I urge the Secretary of State to discuss with the devolved Administrations, particularly Northern Ireland—when we hopefully get a Government up and running again there—rolling out the process there so that Northern Ireland can share in the expertise and expense of the system that she has put in place?
I declare that I am a member of the British Veterinary Association. It is a pleasure to introduce this Adjournment debate tonight, especially after the landmark Brexit Bill has finally passed both Houses. As we will be debating the effect of leaving the EU on the UK’s poultry meat sector, that is an important landmark. I shall put the scale and importance of the poultry industry into...
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DUP MP for North Antrim, Former DUP MLA for North Antrim
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Entered the Assembly on 25 June 1998 — General election
Left the Assembly on 20 June 2010 — Resigned
Topics of interest
Ian Paisley Jnr campaigned to leave the European Union
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- HM Treasury
- Department of Health
- Sri Lanka
- Sierra Leone
- Soft Drinks: Taxation
Currently held offices
- Member, Panel of Chairs (since 11 Oct 2016)
- Member, Palace of Westminster (Joint Committee) (since 16 Jul 2015)
- Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Energy and Climate Change) (since 8 May 2015)
- Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) (since 8 May 2015)
- Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) (since 8 May 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 5 Dec 2016)
- Member, House of Commons Governance Committee (16 Oct 2014 to 17 Dec 2014)
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (6 May 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (6 May 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.
Name of donor: High Commission
of the Maldives
Address of donor: 27 Nottingham Place, London W1U 5NJ
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): business class return ticket, with a value of £3,688.85; accommodation and subsistence with a value of £1,299.59; total value £4,988.44
Destination of visit: the Maldives
Date of visit: 14 to 21 February 2016
Purpose of visit: As part of a delegation from the All-Party British Maldives Parliamentary Group, to meet with the president, politicians and the Parliament of the Maldives
and investigate political and trade matters.
(Registered 11 March 2016
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
I have a 25% shareholding and am one of four unremunerated directors of QUBRIC Ltd, a private company limited by shares, whose purpose is to promote and share the experience of peace-building in Northern Ireland
and conflict resolution. The company is now dormant. (Registered 21 August 2012
; updated 8 May 2014
From 19 July 2016
, unpaid chair of charitable trust established by JTI
/Gallaher to support job creation and skills development in Ballymena. (Registered 25 July 2016)
View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register
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