Bob Stewart’s voting in Parliament

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

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Recent appearances

  • Holocaust Memorial Day 25 Jan 2024

    What I struggle with is this: what is it that people hate about Jews? Is it about religion? What is it that has come across the ages? I just do not get it.
  • Holocaust Memorial Day 25 Jan 2024

    I am going to talk to the House about my own personal experience of genocide: Bosnia in 1992-93. I was in Germany commanding an infantry battalion in 1992 when I rang my mother. I said, “Mum, my camp is beside this ghastly place called Bergen-Belsen. Do you know, Mum, it has rectangular mounds with signs that say, ‘Here lie 3,000 bodies.’ It’s heathland. It’s a foul place.” She...
  • Rwanda Plan Cost and Asylum System 9 Jan 2024

    This is called a plan, but actually it is a strategy. The strategy is to dissuade and deter people from getting in boats and crossing the channel at huge risk. The plan may cost, but the implications are far bigger than just sending people to Rwanda.

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Conservative MP for Beckenham

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

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Topics of interest

Bob Stewart campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Education
  • Home Department
  • Iran: Tanks
  • Syria
  • Exports
  • Academies
  • Social Security Benefits: Dementia

Currently held offices

  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (since 16 Sep 2020)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (since 11 May 2020)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Protection from Redundancy (Pregnancy and Family Leave) Bill Committee (26 Oct 2022 to 2 Nov 2022)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (16 Oct 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (21 Nov 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Defence Sub-Committee ( 8 Sep 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Defence Committee ( 6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (12 Jul 2010 to 3 Nov 2014)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (12 Jul 2010 to 3 Nov 2014)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (12 Jul 2010 to 3 Nov 2014)
  • Member, Defence Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 19 Feb 2024.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: William Hughes
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £800 to the legal action crowdfund registered under Category 8 on 14 December 2023
Date received: 4 November 2023
Date accepted: 4 November 2023
Donor status: individual
(Registered 19 December 2023)
Name of donor: William Hughes
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £130 to the legal action crowdfund registered under Category 8 on 14 December 2023
Date received: 4 November 2023
Date accepted: 4 November 2023
Donor status: individual
(Registered 19 December 2023)
Name of donor: Chris Spriggs
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £500 to the legal action crowdfund registered under Category 8 on 14 December 2023
Date received: 6 November 2023
Date accepted: 6 November 2023
Donor status: individual
(Registered 19 December 2023)
Name of donor: Richard Munton
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £500 to the legal action crowdfund registered under Category 8 on 14 December 2023
Date received: 12 November 2023
Date accepted: 12 November 2023
Donor status: individual
(Registered 19 December 2023)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Lockheed Martin UK Ltd (2) CAE U.K. Plc
Address of donor: (1) Cunard House, 15 Lower Regent Street, London SW1Y 4LR (2) Innovation Drive, Burgess Hill RH15 9TW
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Domestic transport and subsistence for me and a member of staff, estimated value £387 (2) Domestic transport and subsistence for me and a member of staff, estimated value £387
Destination of visit: Monte Cassino
Dates of visit: 25-28 July 2022
Purpose of visit: APPG Armed Forces study tour of military cemeteries and battlefields.
(Registered 23 August 2022)
Name of donor: Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: 3 Convent Place, GX11 1AA, Gibraltar
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights £207, accommodation £525 and hospitality £150, total value £882
Destination of visit: Gibraltar
Dates of visit: 7-10 September 2022
Purpose of visit: Attendance at Gibraltar's National Day in my capacity as secretary of the APPG on Gibraltar.
(Registered 21 September 2022)
Name of donor: Government of Bahrain
Address of donor: Bahrain Embassy, 30 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8QB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights £649.66, accommodation £428, meals £167.90, total value £1,245.56
Destination of visit: Bahrain
Dates of visit: 8-12 November 2022.
Purpose of visit: Visit to Bahrain Air Show and meeting with Foreign Minister.
(Registered 30 November 2022)
Name of donor: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the UAE
Address of donor: King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud St, Al Bateen, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation and meals, value £6,051
Destination of visit: United Arab Emirates
Dates of visit: 11-16 February 2023
Purpose of visit: Delegation to the UAE (As APPG for UAE Vice Chair).
(Registered 27 February 2023)
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Taiwan
Address of donor: Office of Taiwanese Representative, 50 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0EB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights £3,820.91, hotel £988, meals £330, rail travel £130, minibus £147, total value £5,415.91
Destination of visit: Taiwan
Dates of visit: 19-24 March 2023
Purpose of visit: British-Taiwan APPG visit to meet ministers and officials to learn about the situation in Taiwan.
(Registered 04 April 2023)
Name of donor: Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: Gibraltar House, The Strand, London WC2R 1JA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flight (£371), hotel accommodation for four nights (£760) and general hospitality (£200), total value £1,331
Destination of visit: Gibraltar
Dates of visit: 7-11 September 2023
Purpose of visit: Gibraltar APPG visit for National Day.
(Registered 14 September 2023)
Name of donor: (1) Wael Al-Qadi (2) House of Representatives of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Address of donor: (1) private (2) Abdali, King Hussein Street, Building No. 205, Amman, Jordan
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Flights, value £853 (2) Accommodation, transport and meals, value £583
Destination of visit: Jordan
Dates of visit: 22-26 September 2023
Purpose of visit: Conservative Middle East Council visit to gain a deeper understanding of the strategic links between Jordan and the UK, and regional issues.
(Registered 11 October 2023)
Name of donor: Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: PO Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Transportation (£701.01), accommodation (£720) and dinners/hospitality (£187.50), total value £1,608.51
Destination of visit: Bahrain
Dates of visit: 17-19 November 2023
Purpose of visit: Attending IISS Manama Dialogue 2023 as part of a Conservative Middle East Council delegation.
(Registered 06 December 2023)
8. Miscellaneous
From 9 November 2023, crowdfunding support from Support Rt Hon Bob Stewart DSO MP, to help cover a fine and other legal costs. The value of the fund is £19,592. No funds have been drawn down to date. (Registered 14 December 2023)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Claire Podbielski-Stewart, as part-time Senior Parliamentary Assistant. (Registered 15 May 2015)

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