Jason McCartney

MP, Colne Valley

Colne Valley Conservative

Jason McCartney campaigned to leave the European Union

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Jason McCartney’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Jason McCartney sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Jason McCartney consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year, while most Conservative MPs consistently voted for. Show votes
  • Jason McCartney generally voted for a lower voting age, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted against. Show votes
  • Jason McCartney consistently voted against university tuition fees, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Jason McCartney generally voted against culling badgers to tackle bovine tuberculosis, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • New Partnership with the EU 17 Jan 2017

    I totally agree with my right hon. Friend that the UK is one of the best places for innovation and science, not least because we have many world-class universities, including in my hometown of Huddersfield. Is that not exactly why our European allies will be eager to build a strong new relationship?
  • Bill Presented: National Citizen Service Bill [Lords] 16 Jan 2017

    There was a bit of a bleak outlook in what the hon. Lady was saying there. I think the NCS is amazingly transformative, and certainly in Huddersfield it is bringing people from all communities together. Would she say a few words about her personal experiences of attending graduations in her constituency and about how well the NCS is doing in her part of the world?
  • Bill Presented: National Citizen Service Bill [Lords] 16 Jan 2017

    I would like to echo some of my hon. Friend’s thoughts. Katy Stockdale leads the Huddersfield Community Trust NCS, which had 455 graduates last year. I remember the project at Beechwood care home, where they worked on disability access with local businesses and other local volunteers. People donated wood, stone and fountains, and the project had a lasting effect. My hon. Friend makes a...

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Profile

Conservative MP for Colne Valley

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Defence
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Energy
  • Renewable Energy: Feed-in Tariffs
  • Kashmir
  • Health Services: Foreign Nationals
  • Direct Selling

Currently held offices

  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Transport Committee (10 Jun 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Jan 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA. Fees donated to charity (Updated 8 January 2016):
8 May 2015, received payment of £375 for completing five opinion surveys between April 2014 and October 2014. Hours: 2.5 hrs. (Registered 8 June 2015; updated 8 January 2016)
7 July 2015, received £75 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 2 December 2015; updated 8 January 2016)
27 August 2015, received £75 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 2 December 2015; updated 8 January 2016)
26 October 2015, received £75 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 2 December 2015; updated 8 January 2016)
19 December 2015, received £75 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 06 January 2016)
Payments from Populus, Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London, EC1V 0AT. Fees donated to charity:
3 March 2015, received £50 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 5 January 2016; updated 12 January 2016)
22 May 2015, received £50 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 5 January 2016; updated 12 January 2016)
6 July 2015, received £50 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 5 January 2016; updated 12 January 2016)
17 August 2015, received £50 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 5 January 2016; updated 12 January 2016)
13 October 2015, received £50 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 5 January 2016; updated 12 January 2016)
13 November 2015, received £50 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 5 January 2016; updated 12 January 2016)
23 November 2015, received £50 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 5 January 2016; updated 12 January 2016)
19 December 2015, received £50 for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 5 January 2016; updated 12 January 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Principle Group
Address of donor: Tandem Industrial Estate, Huddersfield HD5 0AL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 towards hire of venue, administration, advertising in local press and local marketing for Jobs Fair held on 5 October 2016

Date received: 23 September 2016

Date accepted: 23 September 2016

Donor status: company, registration 02108692

(Registered 17 October 2016)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: ITV plc
Address of donor: The London Television Centre, Upper Ground, London SE1 9LT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets with hospitality for the Six Nations Rugby Championship, England v Wales at Twickenham, total value £2,109.60

Date received: 12 March 2016

Date accepted: 12 March 2016

Donor status: company, registration 4967001

(Registered 12 April 2016)
Name of donor: The Football Association
Address of donor: Wembley Stadium, PO Box 1966, London, SW1P 9EQ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality for the FA Cup Final at Wembley Stadium on 21 May 2016, total value £450

Date received: 21 May 2016

Date accepted: 21 May 2016

Donor status: company, registration 77797

(Registered 17 June 2016)

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