David Morris

MP, Morecambe and Lunesdale

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Morecambe and Lunesdale Conservative

David Morris’s voting in Parliament

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

However, David Morris sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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David Morris has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2018

Recent appearances

  • Public Legal Education — [Mr Mark Pritchard in the Chair] 15 May 2018

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship for the first time, Mr Pritchard. I thank my hon. Friend the Member for North East Hampshire (Mr Jayawardena) for introducing this pertinent debate. When I was asked to speak on this yesterday, not having a legal background, I must admit that I found the issue a bit daunting, until I looked into what it was actually about. It is very simple...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 2 May 2018

    On a point of order, Mr Speaker.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Defence: Voter ID Pilots 23 Apr 2018

    Recently, the Electoral Commission told the Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee, on which I serve, that of postal votes put into a ballot box, more than 1,000 would be deemed abnormal. What measures are in place to prevent such behaviour? Obviously postal votes are to for posting, not for putting in the box on the day.

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Conservative MP for Morecambe and Lunesdale

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

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Topics of interest

  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Morecambe
  • Bovine Tuberculosis
  • Morecambe and Lunesdale: Funding
  • Vat
  • West Coast Railway Line

Currently held offices

  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (20 Jan 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (3 Dec 2012 to 24 Nov 2014)
  • Member, Administration Committee (3 Dec 2012 to 10 Mar 2014)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (12 Jul 2010 to 27 Feb 2012)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 May 2018.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Mr Mark Hilton
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Date received: 21 April 2017

Date accepted: 21 April 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 05 July 2017)
Name of donor: Mr Mark Hilton
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 27 April 2017

Date accepted: 27 April 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 05 July 2017)
Name of donor: Mr Alexander Temerko
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 8 May 2017

Date accepted: 8 May 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 05 July 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Government of Pakistan
Address of donor: c/o High Commission of Pakistan, 36 Lowndes Square, London, SW1Z 9JN.

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation and meals with an approx. value of £2,779

Destination of visit: Lahore, Pakistan

Dates of visit: 1 to 4 April 2017

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation, as part of 70th anniversary of independence, to look at strengthening democratic institutions, security, trade, religious freedom and the work of DFID in Pakistan.

(Registered 15 June 2017)
Name of donor: HM Government Gibraltar
Address of donor: Gibraltar House, 150 Strand, London, WC2R 1JA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation for myself and my partner with a value of £1,199.60

Destination of visit: Gibraltar

Dates of visit: 8 - 11 September 2017

Purpose of visit: Visit as part of the Gibraltar APPG, for Gibraltar National Day and also to hold meetings with Ministers regarding Brexit and the current political situation in Gibraltar.

(Registered 06 October 2017)
Name of donor: Prosperous Armenia Party
Address of donor: 47 Hanrapetutyan Street, 0010 Yerevan

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation for me and my partner with a value of £2,800

Destination of visit: Yerevan, Armenia

Dates of visit: 21-24 September 2017

Purpose of visit: Attendance at Progressivism and Conservatism conference in Yerevan.

(Registered 10 October 2017)
Name of donor: Embassy of Bahrain, London
Address of donor: 30 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8QB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, meals and internal travel with an approx. value of £2,000

Destination of visit: Manama, Bahrain

Dates of visit: 30 November – 4 December 2017

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation looking at all aspects of UK-Bahrain relations, specifically trade, religious freedom and security.

(Registered 21 December 2017)
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Turkey
Address of donor: private

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): airfare and accommodation for me and member of staff with a value of £2,415

Destination of visit: Turkey

Dates of visit: 7-11 March 2018

Purpose of visit: To meet with business people, politicians, and to visit a refugee camp in Turkey.

(Registered 20 March 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Shop premises in Greater Manchester: (i) and (ii).
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my partner, Emma Smith, as Senior Parliamentary Assistant. (Registered 16 March 2017)

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