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Helen Grant’s voting in Parliament
Helen Grant is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a selection of Helen Grant’s votes.
Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
Almost always voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
Consistently voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
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To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, on what date the Government plans to ratify the Istanbul Convention.
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what consultation his Department undertook prior to the decision to close Invicta Park Barracks in Maidstone.
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to his Oral Statement of 7 November 2016, Official Report, column 1288, on the Defence Estate, what the content was of the military advice that his Department received on its proposal to close Invicta Park Barracks in Maidstone.
More of Helen Grant’s recent appearances
Conservative MP for Maidstone and The Weald
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- Innovation and Skills
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Armed Forces: Families
- UN Resolutions: Females
- Prisoners: Females
- Non-molestation Orders
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (10 Feb 2016 to 31 Oct 2016)
- Member, International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (14 Jul 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
- Member, International Development Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (7 Oct 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Women and Equalities (6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
- Member, Justice Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 31 Oct 2011)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 9 Jan 2017.
Name of donor: The German Marshall Fund of the United States
Address of donor: 1744 R Street NW
, Washington, DC
20009, United States
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights £243; three nights hotel accommodation including breakfast £500; total value £743. My husband accompanied me as Senior Parliamentary Assistant but paid for his own air ticket.
Destination of visit: Turin
Date of visit: 30 May - 2 June 2016
Purpose of visit: to attend speaking and workshop engagements at the German Marshall Fund of the United States conference for Transatlantic Leadership.
(Registered 08 June 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Commercial offices and storage in Croydon, Surrey
, held in trust by James Hay Pension Trustees Ltd, on behalf of myself and my husband: (i). (Updated 7 September 2015
Designated Member of Grants Solicitors LLP
, Airport House, Purley Way, Croydon, Surrey CR0 0XZ. Since September 2012
I have not practised as a solicitor. At the Members’ volition Grants Solicitors LLP ceased trading as of 29 December 2013
. (Updated 20 January 2014
, 30 January 2014 and 3 February 2015
From May 2016, Trustee of the Social Mobility Foundation. (Registered 08 June 2016)
From August 2015, Patron of Women in Racing. (Registered 08 June 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my husband, Simon Grant
, as Senior Parliamentary Assistant.
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