Ian Paisley Jnr

Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Energy and Climate Change)

North Antrim DUP

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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Ian Paisley Jnr has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Salmonella 6 Jul 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many cases of salmonella were identified in (a) 2014, (b) 2015, (c) 2016, and (d) 2017; and of those cases how many originated in each non-UK EU country.
  • International Trade: Commonwealth Countries 6 Jul 2017

    Our agri-food producers see the Commonwealth as an exciting, wonderful and expansive new market for their powdered milk products, red meats, pig and poultry. Will the Secretary of State assure us that he is in discussions with the Commonwealth countries about increasing the opportunities for trade in our agri-food products to give encouragement to our producers at home?
  • Written Answers — Department for International Development: Palestinians: Radicalism 5 Jul 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps she is taking to ensure that aid to the Palestinian Authority is not used to promote radicalisation.

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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

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Topics of interest

Ian Paisley Jnr campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • HM Treasury
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Department of Health
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Sierra Leone
  • India
  • Soft Drinks: Taxation

Currently held offices

  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 22 Jun 2017)
  • 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, Panel of Chairs (11 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Palace of Westminster (Joint Committee) (16 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • 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: 2 May 2017.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Family and Life for Public Policy
Address of donor: 3 Wellington Park, Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6BJ

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Economy return ticket and four nights accommodation in New York and Washington DC, total value £2,000

Destination of visit: New York and Washington DC

Dates of visit: 14-18 March 2017

Purpose of visit: Met with representatives of US Senate and house of reps to discuss issues around the protection of unborn child.

(Registered 12 April 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
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)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Fiona Paisley, as part time Administrative Assistant. (Registered 12 April 2017)

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