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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.
Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, in 2011
Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 12 votes against, between 2013–2016
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
2 votes for, 2 votes against, 6 absences, between 2011–2016
Generally voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
3 votes for, 17 votes against, 6 absences, between 2010–2019
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2016
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
1 vote for, 6 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2016
Last updated: 25 Feb 2020.
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Chris Evans has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Let me begin by thanking you Madam Deputy Speaker, Mr Speaker and all the staff for all the work you are doing, in difficult times, to keep our Parliament running. When the Chancellor stood before the House to make his Budget speech, no one would ever have thought that some two months later the entire country, and indeed our way of life, would come to a complete standstill. There is no...
To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent discussions he has had with the British Horseracing Authority on that organisation's consultation on the rules and penalties for misuse of a whip in racing; and whether that consultation will follow Government principles for consultations.
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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
Topics of interest
Chris Evans campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Work and Pensions
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Department for Environment
- Food and Rural Affairs
- Cabinet Office
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Electronic Government
- Jobcentre Plus
- Public Transport: Disability
Currently held offices
- Member, Petitions Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
- Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- 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)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 26 May 2020.
1. Employment and earnings
18 April 2019, received £4,400 as an advance for a book from Bloomsbury Publishing, 50 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, via David Luxton Associates, 23 Hillcourt Ave, London N12 8EY. Hours: 100 hrs to date. (Registered 13 June 2019)
2 August 2019, payment of £200 from Ipsos MORI
, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing a survey. Hours: approx. 1 hr. Fee paid to direct to community organisations in my constituency
. (Registered 07 August 2019)
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)
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)
View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register
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