Chris Heaton-Harris’s voting in Parliament
Chris Heaton-Harris is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Chris Heaton-Harris sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Chris Heaton-Harris voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Chris Heaton-Harris has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
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Conservative MP for Daventry
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Chris Heaton-Harris campaigned to leave the European Union
- Energy and Climate Change
- Home Department
- Department of Health
- Communities and Local Government
- Wind Power
- Wind Power: Noise
- Wind Power: Planning Permission
- Covent Garden Market Authority
- Learning Disability: Nurses
Currently held offices
- Minister of State (Department for Transport) (since 25 Jul 2019)
Other offices held in the past
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union (9 Jul 2018 to 3 Apr 2019)
- Member, Selection Committee (11 Jan 2018 to 5 Sep 2018)
- Comptroller (HM Household) (Whip, House of Commons) (9 Jan 2018 to 9 Jul 2018)
- Government Whip (15 Jun 2017 to 9 Jan 2018)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (17 Jul 2016 to 15 Jun 2017)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 21 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Chris Heaton-Harris’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 94.84% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 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") 280 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.
1. Employment and earnings
2 May 2019, received £300 for an article from The Telegraph, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT. Hours: approx 1 hr. (Registered 03 May 2019)
5. Gifts and benefits from sources outside the UK
Name of donor: National Assembly of Afghanistan
Address of donor: Darul-Aman Road, Darul-Aman Kaboul, Afghanistan
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Rug with approximate value of £380, given after I hosted the Inter-Parliamentary Cricket World Cup
Date received: 14 July 2019
Date accepted: 14 July 2019
Donor status: other
(Registered 08 August 2019)
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