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 consistently voted against an investigation into the Iraq war, 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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Last updated: 8 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Occupied Palestinian Territories: Israeli Settlements: Football Association Governance 9 Feb 2017

    It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Bradford South (Judith Cummins). In a previous life, I reported on both Bradford City and their run in the Intertoto cup—we had a trip to see Zenit Saint Petersburg—and the Bradford Bulls in their successful time, with grand final wins, world club challenges and Challenge cups. I welcome her passion for the sporting clubs in the...
  • Occupied Palestinian Territories: Israeli Settlements: Football Association Governance 9 Feb 2017

    Absolutely. My hon. Friend has probably read my next comment. I back the Football Supporters Federation recommendations, which include a minimum of five supporters’ representatives on the FA Council and, more crucially, a supporter representative on the board. Hopefully, that supporter representation could help to increase the diversity of the top decision-making levels in English...
  • Unaccompanied Child Refugees: Business of the House 9 Feb 2017

    May we have a debate on armed forces charities? I am honoured to be president of the Huddersfield branch of the Royal Air Forces Association. If parliamentary business had been different, I would have been at Huddersfield crematorium this afternoon for the funeral of Trevor Burgin OBE. He was 92. During the second world war, he was a bomber pilot and flew many missions over Europe. He then...

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Conservative MP for Colne Valley

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

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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)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Feb 2017.

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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