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Scott Benton

Conservative MP for Blackpool South

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Scott Benton’s voting in Parliament

Scott Benton 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: 25 Feb 2020. Please share these votes responsibly.

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Scott Benton has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Treasury: Third Sector: Coronavirus 27 Mar 2020

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether the Government plans to provide financial support to third sector organisations in financial difficulties as a result of the covid-19 outbreak.
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Third Sector: Coronavirus 27 Mar 2020

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether the Government plans to provide financial assistance to third sector organisations that experience an increase in demand following the closure of community-based services as a result of the covid-19 outbreak.
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Visas: Commonwealth 26 Mar 2020

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what assessment she has made of the potential merits of removing visa charges for Commonwealth UK armed forces personnel and their immediate families applying for Indefinite Leave to Remain after completing their service.

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Conservative MP for Blackpool South

Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Home Office
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Education
  • South Fylde Rail Line
  • Asylum: Deportation
  • Overseas Students: British Overseas Territories
  • Health Services and Social Services
  • Third Sector: Coronavirus

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 Mar 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
13 December 2019, received £1,550.74 from Calderdale Council, Town Hall, Crossley Street, Halifax HX1 1UJ, for my roles as Councillor and Conservative Group Leader. Hours: 25 hrs. (Registered 06 January 2020)
27 December 2019, received £249.21 from West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Authority, Oakroyd Hall, Bradford Road, Birkenshaw BD11 2DY, for my role as Local Councillor Representative. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 06 January 2020)
27 December 2019, received payment of £915.82 from IPSA, 2nd floor, 85 Strand, London WC2R 0DW, for work done as a MP’s research assistant. Hours: no hours since my election to Parliament. (Registered 28 February 2020)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: IPGL Ltd
Address of donor: 3rd Floor, 39 Sloan Street, London SW1 9LP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: company, registration 02011009

(Registered 06 January 2020)
Name of donor: Dukehill Services Ltd
Address of donor: 4 Birchley Estate Birchfield Lane, Oldbury B69 1DT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: company, registration 06317947

(Registered 06 January 2020)
Name of donor: H & C Whitehead Ltd
Address of donor: Prospect Works, Bradford Road, Bailiffe Bridge, Brighouse, West Yorkshire HD6 4DJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: company, registration 00352679

(Registered 06 January 2020)
Name of donor: David A Halsall
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 January 2020)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI Ltd)
Address: Blick Rothenberg, 7-10 Chandos Street, London W1G 9DG

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation and hospitality with a total value of £2,500

Destination of visit: Israel

Dates of visit: 28 July 2019 – 2 August 2019

Purpose of visit: Fact finding political delegation to Israel.

(Registered 06 January 2020)
8. Miscellaneous
From 1 February 2020, member of Blackpool Town Funds Board. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 24 January 2020)

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