Rehman Chishti

Conservative MP for Gillingham and Rainham

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Rehman Chishti’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Rehman Chishti sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Rehman Chishti voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Rehman Chishti generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Rehman Chishti has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 5 Feb 2019

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Conservative MP for Gillingham and Rainham

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General 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
  • Unmanned Air Vehicles
  • Organs: Donors
  • Afghanistan
  • Mental Health Services
  • Military Aircraft

Currently held offices

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (since 16 Oct 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (8 Jan 2018 to 15 Nov 2018)
  • 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)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 4 Feb 2019.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: British Asian Trust
Address of donor: Colour Court, St. James's Palace, London SW1A 1BA

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket to attend Iftar at Kensington Palace with a value of £500

Date received: 29 May 2018

Date accepted: 29 May 2018

Donor status: other

(Registered 19 June 2018)
8. Miscellaneous
Councillor, Rainham Central Medway Council. Since my election to Parliament I draw no allowances.
Non-practising barrister.
From 8 January 2018 until 15 November 2018, Vice Chairman of the Conservative Party (Communities). This post carried a part time salary. (Registered 01 February 2018; updated 18 December 2018)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my sister, Nusrat Ahmed, as Office Manager.

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