Henry Smith

MP, Crawley

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Crawley Conservative

Henry Smith’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Henry Smith sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Henry Smith voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Henry Smith generally voted against culling badgers to tackle bovine tuberculosis, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Henry Smith generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 16 Jan 2018

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber 27 Apr 2018

    British Indian Ocean Territory (Citizenship) Bill - 2nd reading – Henry Smith. Legislation
  • Syria 16 Apr 2018

    Following the British military action in Syria over the weekend, what assessment have the Government made of the asymmetrical threats facing the UK, and what actions are being taken to combat them?

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Conservative MP for Crawley

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

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Topics of interest

Henry Smith campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Treasury
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Animal Experiments
  • Air Passenger Duty
  • Animal Experiments: Primates
  • Haematological Cancer
  • Argentina

Currently held offices

  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (since 10 Oct 2017)
  • Member, International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (since 13 Sep 2017)
  • Member, International Development Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 Apr 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys:
1 August 2017, payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 09 August 2017)
4 December 2017, payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 08 December 2017)
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys:
14 September 2017, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 26 September 2017)
23 February 2017, payment of £100. Hours: 40 mins. Fee donated to Crawley Conservatives. (Registered 16 October 2017)
29 September 2017, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 16 October 2017)
17 November 2017, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 24 November 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Government of Pakistan
Address of donor: c/o High Commission of Pakistan, 36 Lowdnes Square, London SW1X 9JN

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, meals and internal travel with an approx. value of £3,598

Destination of visit: Lahore, Islamabad, Muzaffarad, Karachi

Dates of visit: 1-9 April 2017

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation, as part of 70th anniversary of independence, to look at strengthening democratic institutions, security, trade, religious freedom and the work of DFID in Pakistan.

(Registered 25 April 2017)
Name of donor: Safe Passage UK
Address of donor: 112 Cavell Street, Whitechapel, London E1 2JA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Eurostar rail ticket, taxis, meal with a total value of £343

Destination of visit: Calais, France

Date of visit: 4 September 2017

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation to visit Calais refugee centres and see the work of UK Non-Governmental Organisations.

(Registered 22 September 2017)
Name of donor: RESULTS UK
Address of donor: 31-33 Bondway, London SW8 1SJ

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, transport, food and drink with a total value of £1,124.87

Destination of visit: Tanzania

Dates of visit: 17 – 22 September 2017

Purpose of visit: To see UK-funded development programmes in Tanzania, focusing specifically on UK support to the education system, fight against malnutrition, as well as human and economic development.

(Registered 05 October 2017)
Name of donor: Embassy of Bahrain, London
Address of donor: 30 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8QB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, meals and internal travel with an approx. value of £2,000

Destination of visit: Manama, Bahrain

Dates of visit: 30 November – 4 December 2017

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation looking at all aspects of UK-Bahrain relations, specifically trade, religious freedom and security.

(Registered 20 December 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Half ownership of holiday cottage in Cornwall: (i). (Updated 08 June 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
I am a patron of the Gatwick and Crawley Business Watch Scheme. (Registered 08 June 2015)
I am a patron of the West Sussex and Surrey Angling Society. (Registered 08 June 2015)
Until 1 September 2017, a member of The Pilgrims Society. (Registered 21 July 2015; updated 25 September 2017)

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