Rehman Chishti

Former Conservative MP for Gillingham and Rainham


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Rehman Chishti is a former MP for Gillingham and Rainham.

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Former Conservative MP for Gillingham and Rainham

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

Left the House of Commons on 30 May 2024 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

Rehman Chishti campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Defence
  • Justice
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Unmanned Air Vehicles
  • Organs: Donors
  • Mental Health Services
  • Afghanistan
  • Military Aircraft

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art ( 6 Dec 2023 to 30 May 2024)
  • Member, Employment Relations (Flexible Working) Bill Committee (30 Nov 2022 to 6 Dec 2022)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office) ( 8 Jul 2022 to 7 Sep 2022)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party ( 8 Jan 2018 to 15 Nov 2018)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (16 Oct 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 23 Oct 2017)
  • Member, Petitions Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 5 Mar 2018)
  • Member, Justice Committee ( 5 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (28 Mar 2011 to 7 Apr 2014)
  • Member, Draft Defamation Bill (Joint Committee) (24 Mar 2011 to 12 Oct 2011)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Infected Blood Compensation Scheme 21 May 2024

    I very much welcome the Minister’s statement on ensuring that compensation is paid quickly. I pay real tribute to all the campaigners who have fought day and night to get where we are today, including the right hon. Member for Kingston upon Hull North (Dame Diana Johnson). It was a pleasure to support her amendment on this important matter to move the situation to where it is today. In an...

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