Christine Jardine’s voting in Parliament
Christine Jardine is a Liberal Democrat MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Liberal Democrat MPs.
However, Christine Jardine sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Christine Jardine voted against reducing central government funding of local government, while most Liberal Democrat MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
House of Peers Bill - 2nd reading – Christine Jardine.
What steps her Department is taking to promote the take-up of shared parental leave.
The introduction of shared parental leave was a momentous step forward for families and for parents in work, with families no longer being held back by outdated stereotypes. Unfortunately, however, official figures show that only 2% of eligible parents have so far taken up the scheme. Many fathers say that they are worried about taking leave because of a perceived negative effect on their...
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Liberal Democrat MP for Edinburgh West
Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election
Topics of interest
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office
- Department for Digital
- Media and Sport
- Home Office
- Department for Business
- Energy and Industrial Strategy
- Department for Transport
- Radio Frequencies
- Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe
- Southern Africa: LGBT People
- Conditions of Employment: Parents
- Syria: Armed Conflict
Currently held offices
- Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Scotland) (since 12 Oct 2017)
- Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) (16 Jun 2017 to 12 Oct 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Sep 2018.
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: National Liberal Club
Address of donor: 1 Whitehall
Place, London SW1A 2HE
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: One year's free membership with a value of £790
Date received: 1 October 2017
Date accepted: 1 October 2017
Donor status: friendly society
(Registered 23 October 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Great Britain China Centre
(with sponsorship from BP
and Prudential) (2) International Liaison Department
of the Chinese Communist Party
Address of donor: (1) 15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS (2) No.4 Fuxing Road, Beijing
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Airfare £1,489; hotel and breakfast in Beijing and Wuhan £402.21; total £1,891.21 (2) train fare to Wuhan £95.76; food and drink (estimated at £60/day) £240; domestic travel (estimated at £10/day) £40; total £375.76
Destination of visit: Beijing and Wuhan, China
Dates of visit: 8-13 April 2018
Purpose of visit: To attend the 2018 UK-China Leadership Forum, organised by the Great Britain China Centre and IDCPC. To engage with Chinese Communist Officials on a broad range of topics and to strengthen UK-China bilateral relations.
(Registered 08 May 2018)
Name of donor: Medical Aid for Palestinians
Address of donor: 33a Islington Park Street, London N1 1QB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, food and transport with a total value of £1,235
Destination of visit: West Bank
Dates of visit: 28 May – 1 June 2018
Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians.
(Registered 07 June 2018)
Sole Trader, Christine Jardine Communications (inactive), media consultancy. (Registered 06 July 2017)
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