Chris Green

Conservative MP for Bolton West


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Chris Green’s voting in Parliament

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

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Last updated: 21 Feb 2022. Learn more about our voting records and what they mean.

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Chris Green has sometimes rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Extracurricular Activities: Coronavirus 26 Sep 2022

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent estimate he has made of the proportion of schools that have not resumed delivery of a full extra-curricular offering compared to before the covid-19 outbreak.
  • UK Energy Costs 8 Sep 2022

    I welcome the Prime Minister’s statement, which set out two broad areas. First, we have the immediate support that she will give to so many people around the country as well as to businesses. Like many hon. Members—perhaps all hon. Members—I have had many constituents getting in touch to say how concerned they are about the cost of energy now and how fearful they are about the cost of...
  • UK Energy Costs 8 Sep 2022

    The Prime Minister is committed to respecting the views and values of local communities, and I support that. However, in the short time I have in which to contribute I am trying to focus on nuclear energy. We want that commitment in the north-west but also in Hinkley Point C, which is a phenomenal site and a phenomenal investment in our United Kingdom. I want our commitment to nuclear energy...

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Conservative MP for Bolton West

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Chris Green campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Treasury
  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Medical Treatments
  • NHS Test and Trace: Databases
  • Biosimilar Medicines
  • Genetics: Screening
  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Currently held offices

  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (since 15 Mar 2022)
  • Member, Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Bill Committee (since 1 Dec 2021)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (26 Nov 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (16 Oct 2017 to 20 Feb 2018)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2022.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for surveys:
19 November 2021, received £225. Hours: 90 mins. (Registered 23 November 2021)
17 February 2022, received £225. Hours: 90 mins. (Registered 17 February 2022)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for surveys:
11 March 2022, received £130 for a survey on the same day. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 March 2022)
30 April 2022, received £170. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 03 May 2022)
30 June 2022, received £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 05 July 2022)
8. Miscellaneous
From 27 January 2020, member of Bolton Town Board. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 22 January 2020)
From 20 June 2021, unpaid director of the Northern Research Group Ltd, a shared services company for northern MPs. (Registered 21 April 2022)

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