Henry Smith

MP, Crawley

Crawley Conservative

Henry Smith campaigned to leave the European Union

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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 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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Henry Smith has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Cancer Strategy 8 Dec 2016

    My hon. Friend is making the powerful point that if we reduce preventable cancers, we can redirect resources to the difficult cancers. It is a fact that more than 230,000 people in the United Kingdom suffer from blood cancers. As in the case of pancreatic cancer, which the hon. Member for Scunthorpe (Nic Dakin) mentioned, if we could better treat those difficult cancers with those resources,...
  • Cancer Strategy 8 Dec 2016

    Thank you, Mr Deputy Speaker, for calling me early in this debate. May I express my sincere thanks to the hon. Member for Scunthorpe (Nic Dakin), and to my hon. Friend the Member for Basildon and Billericay (Mr Baron)? Of course, I join the whole House in sending our best wishes to my hon. Friend’s wife at a very difficult time. I also pay tribute to the Backbench Business Committee...
  • Attorney General: Hate Crime 8 Dec 2016

    What steps the Government are taking to increase the number of prosecutions for hate crime.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Crawley

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Department of Health
  • Education
  • Animal Experiments
  • Air Passenger Duty
  • Animal Experiments: Primates
  • Argentina
  • Teaching Methods

Other offices held in the past

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

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Dec 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Populus, Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for completing surveys. All fees donated to local voluntary services unless otherwise stated (Registered 19 January 2016):
7 April 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
3 July 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
13 August 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
9 October 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
20 November 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
26 November 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. Fee paid direct to local community foundation. (Registered 19 January 2016)
22 December 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 January 2016)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing a surveys:
2 February 2016, payment of £200. Hours: 90 mins. Fee donated to Crawley Conservatives. (Registered 10 February 2016)
13 July 2016, payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 27 July 2016)
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys:
21 January 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 27 July 2016)
9 March 2016, payment of £50. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 27 July 2016)
24 March 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 27 July 2016)
16 May 2016, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to Crawley Conservatives. (Registered 27 July 2016)
18 July 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 27 July 2016)
12 October 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to the voluntary sector. (Registered 20 October 2016)
25 October 2016, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 01 November 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Shore Capital
Address of donor: Bond Street House, 14 Clifford Street, London W1S 4JU

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 28 June 2016

Date accepted: 28 June 2016

Donor status: company, registration 2089582

(Registered 11 July 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Hong Kong Government
Address of donor: c/o Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, 18 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3JA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): airfare £8,296.31, accommodation £1,637.26, transport £236.27, hospitality expenses (inc. interpretation, venue hire) £56.70; total £10,226.54

Destination of visit: Hong Kong

Date of visit: 25-29 January 2016

Purpose of visit: to maintain bilateral ties; support British businesses operating in Hong Kong; and deepen the knowledge of parliamentarians of Hong Kong’s political, social and economic development.

(Registered 16 February 2016)
Name of donor: Republic of China (Taiwan) Government
Address of donor: c/o Taipei Representative Office in the UK, 50 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0EB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Airfare £3,500; accommodation (inc board) £500; total £4,000

Destination of visit: Taipei, Republic of China (Taiwan)

Dates of visit: 25 September – 2 October 2016

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation to meet with the Government, Security Council, Yuan legislative assembly and British Office in Taipei to discuss relations for trade, defence, cooperation and understanding.

(Registered 17 October 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in Crawley, West Sussex: (i). (Updated 08 June 2015)
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)
Member of The Pilgrims Society. (Registered 21 July 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
Until July 2016, I employed my wife, Jennifer Millar-Smith, as Personal Assistant. (Updated 08 June 2015, 3 August 2015, 2 September 2015 and 01 August 2016)

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