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We will update this information if the situation changes. See more detail on votes during the COVID-19 period here.
Paul Bristow is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Paul Bristow sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
We have lots more plain English analysis of Paul Bristow’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Paul Bristow’s full vote analysis page for more.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure that autistic adults who need a social care assessment are able to receive one during the covid-19 outbreak.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what support his Department is providing to autistic adults during the covid-19 outbreak who normally receive social care in the community.
It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mrs Miller. I draw attention to my entry in the Register of Members’ Financial Interests. NICE was established to determine cost-effectiveness, and it quickly became the best at this in the world. Given the pandemic, the importance of the life sciences sector to our country has never been clearer. If we want to retain our global reputation,...
Conservative MP for Peterborough
Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election
Last updated: 15 Mar 2021.
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