Chris Evans

Labour/Co-operative MP for Islwyn

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Chris Evans’s voting in Parliament

Chris Evans 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 Chris Evans’s votes.

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Chris Evans has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Tuition Fees — [Sir David Amess in the Chair] 16 Nov 2020

    Sir David, you have chaired many debates over the years, including many I have spoken in, so you will know that my constituency has been referred to as “Iswine” and “Islin”. Indeed, in a debate on diabetes that you chaired—it was a number of years ago, so I do not know whether you remember it—I was referred to as the hon. Member for insulin. [Laughter.] I make that point just to...
  • Tuition Fees — [Sir David Amess in the Chair] 16 Nov 2020

    It is the most difficult one to pronounce.
  • Tuition Fees — [Sir David Amess in the Chair] 16 Nov 2020

    I beg to move, That this House has considered e-petitions 300528, 302855, 306494, 324762, and 552911, relating to university tuition fees. It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship once again, Sir David. I want to thank Miriam Helmers, Sophie Quinn, Wiktoria Seroczynska, Maya Ostrowska and Georgia Henderson for creating the petitions, which have more than 980,000 signatures,...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Islwyn

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Party was Labour until 30 Mar 2015

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Topics of interest

Chris Evans campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Work and Pensions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Cabinet Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Procurement
  • Electronic Government
  • Jobcentre Plus
  • Reoffenders
  • Dogs: Animal Breeding

Currently held offices

  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (since 20 May 2020)
  • Member, Petitions Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (2 Mar 2020 to 21 Sep 2020)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (10 Dec 2012 to 18 Mar 2014)
  • Member, Draft Defamation Bill (Joint Committee) (24 Mar 2011 to 12 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Justice Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 10 Dec 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 23 Nov 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Populus, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for surveys. All fees donated to charity:
20 March 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 February 2020)
16 May 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 February 2020)
22 May 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 07 February 2020)
25 July 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 February 2020)
13 September 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 February 2020)
20 September 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 February 2020)
20 November 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 February 2020)
15 September 2020, payment of £250 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for a survey on 20 August 2020. Hours: approx. 1 hr. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 21 October 2020)
29 September 2020, received a further advance for a book of £4,400 from Bloomsbury Publishing, 50 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, via David Luxton Associates 23 Hillcourt Avenue, London N12 8EY. Hours: approx. 50 hours. (Registered 23 October 2020)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
From 8 October 2020, Start Sports Management Limited; a sports management and events company. (Registered 23 October 2020)
8. Miscellaneous
From 11 April 2018, Administrative Steward and Director (unpaid) of the British Boxing Board of Control. From time to time I attend contests where I undertake my voluntary duties as Steward. (Registered 24 April 2018; updated 10 October 2018)
From 8 October 2020, Director (unpaid) of Start Sports Management Limited. (Registered 09 October 2020)

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