John Stevenson’s voting in Parliament

John Stevenson is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, John Stevenson sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • John Stevenson voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Park Home Residents: Legal Protection 1 Oct 2019

    I congratulate my hon. Friend on securing this debate, which is timely from my perspective, as I visited Great Orton park homes last week. The main issues for the residents I met were the state of the park and the responsibility of the park owner. I have two points to make. First, does my hon. Friend agree that introducing the fit and proper person test would go some way towards giving...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Economic Effect of No Deal 1 Oct 2019

    Does the Chancellor agree that if we were to leave with no deal, there could be a potential economic impact on our European partners and that therefore it is as much in the EU’s interests to reach a deal as it is in ours?
  • Legal Advice: Prorogation 25 Sep 2019

    Given that Parliament is at the apex of our constitutional system, does the Attorney General believe that the appointment of Supreme Court judges should receive the formal approval of Parliament?

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Conservative MP for Carlisle

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

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Topics of interest

John Stevenson campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Cabinet Office
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Inheritance Tax
  • Catering: Public Consultation
  • Forests
  • Capital Gains Tax
  • Academies

Currently held offices

  • Member, Committee on Standards Sub-committee on ICGS Matters (since 14 May 2019)
  • Member, Committee on Privileges (since 26 Oct 2017)
  • Member, Committee on Standards (since 26 Oct 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (19 Dec 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (29 Oct 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all John Stevenson’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 90.13% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 127 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Solicitor, partner in Bendles, of 22 Portland Square, Carlisle CA1 1PE. From 1 April 2019 until further notice, I receive £2,600 a month for work of between 10 and 45 hours. (Updated 09 December 2015, 27 December 2017 and 02 April 2019)
15 January 2019, received £2,000 as profit share. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 16 January 2019)
3 June 2019, received £2,000 as profit share. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 04 June 2019)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: University of Central Lancashire
Address of donor: Fylde Road, Preston PR1 2HE

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for sponsorship of my Cumbrian Nuclear Conference and related events

Date received: 5 April 2018

Date accepted: 5 April 2018

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 16 April 2018; updated 15 October 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Shared interest in one commercial property in Carlisle and a holiday let in Ambleside: (i) and (ii).
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my partner, Tracy Nixon, as part-time Senior Secretary.

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