Seema Kennedy

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department

Conservative MP for South Ribble


Seema Kennedy’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Seema Kennedy sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Seema Kennedy voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Seema Kennedy voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Seema Kennedy has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

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Conservative MP for South Ribble

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

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Topics of interest

Seema Kennedy campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Energy and Climate Change
  • HM Treasury
  • Drinking Water: Contamination
  • Financial Services
  • Fuel Poverty: Mobile Homes
  • Skilled Workers: Vacancies
  • Loneliness: Older People

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department (since 27 Jul 2019)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Health and Social Care (4 Apr 2019 to 27 Jul 2019)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Seema Kennedy’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very low number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 90.36% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 103 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Tustin Developments Ltd, Red Scar Business Park, Longridge Road, Preston PR2 5NE. Until further notice, paid £624 per month for management duties, with the benefit of a car valued at £2,764 per annum, and two phones with an approximate total value of £500 per annum. Hours: 4 hrs per month. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 9 December 2015)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Tustin Developments Ltd
Address of donor: Tustin House, Red Scar Business Park, Longridge Road, Preston PR2 5NE

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,500 notional value of rent per annum, starting from 1 August 2014 and expected to continue until 2020.

Date received: 1 August 2014

Date accepted: 1 August 2014

Donor status: company, registration 01894292

(Registered 03 June 2015)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Hertfordshire, owned jointly with a family member: (i). (Registered 03 June 2015)
House in Lancashire, owned jointly with a family member: (i). (Registered 03 June 2015)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
From 6 December 2016, Tustin Developments Ltd; property development and investment. (Registered 30 March 2017)

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