Alec Shelbrooke

MP, Elmet and Rothwell

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Elmet and Rothwell Conservative

Alec Shelbrooke’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Alec Shelbrooke sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Alec Shelbrooke voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Alec Shelbrooke voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Alec Shelbrooke voted for a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Alec Shelbrooke has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber 23 Nov 2018

    Unpaid Work Experience (Prohibition) Bill [Lords] - 2nd reading – Alec Shelbrooke. Legislation
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Minimum Wage: Work Experience 9 Nov 2018

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many successful prosecutions have been made against employers for failing to pay that national minimum wage for intern roles since November 2017; and which employees were subject to such successful prosecutions.
  • Shale Gas Development 31 Oct 2018

    My hon. Friend makes an important point. It is about not just population density, but unique areas. In my constituency, the villages of Allerton Bywater and Great Preston have many unmapped mine shafts. Looking at what is happening in Lancashire with seismic movement, there is a real concern with the exploratory licence that has been granted that, in areas with unmapped mine shafts, seismic...

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Conservative MP for Elmet and Rothwell

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

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Topics of interest

Alec Shelbrooke campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Transport
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Prisons: Construction
  • Medical Records
  • Gardens: Property Development
  • Iran

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (15 Jul 2015 to 7 Nov 2016)
  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (23 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (10 Dec 2013 to 14 May 2014)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys:
4 December 2017, received £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 11 December 2017)
25 July 2018, received £200. Hours: 1 hr 15 mins. (Registered 06 August 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Motor Sports Association
Address of donor: Motor Sports House, Riverside Park, Colnbrook SL3 0HG

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: One ticket and hospitality for the Grand Prix at Silverstone, with a total value of £558

Date received: 8 July 2018

Date accepted: 8 July 2018

Donor status: company, registration 1344829

(Registered 24 July 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Government of the Republic of China – Taiwan
Address of donor: Taipei Representative Office, 50 Grosvenor Gardens, Belgravia, London SW1W 0EB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation for my wife and myself, total value £3,240

Destination of visit: Taiwan

Dates of visit: 30 March – 4 April 2018

Purpose of visit: To attend meetings with the Taiwanese government.

(Registered 18 April 2018)
8. Miscellaneous
From 8 January 2018, Vice-Chairman of the Conservative Party. This post carries a part time salary. (Registered 26 January 2018)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Susan Shelbrooke, as a part time senior secretary. (Updated 4 June 2015)

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