Anthony Browne

Conservative MP for South Cambridgeshire

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Anthony Browne’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Anthony Browne sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

We have lots more plain English analysis of Anthony Browne’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Anthony Browne’s full vote analysis page for more.

Anthony Browne has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Prostate Cancer: Research 22 Jul 2021

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the Government announcement in April 2018 of £75 million funding over five years for prostate cancer research, how much of that funding has been disbursed, broken down by project.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Community Ownership Fund 22 Jul 2021

    To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, with reference to paragraph 2.124 of the Budget 2021 Red Book, if he will provide an update on when the (a) bidding prospectus for the Community Ownership Fund will be published and (b) first bidding round is due to open.
  • Covid-19 Update 19 Jul 2021

    As various hon. Members have noted, the number of coronavirus cases is rising very rapidly, but the great success of the vaccination scheme means that the number of deaths remains very low. That means that the fatality rate of coronavirus is now similar to that of other endemic viruses. Does my hon. Friend agree that with coronavirus now in approximately 200 countries around the...

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Profile

Conservative MP for South Cambridgeshire

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Treasury
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Education
  • Stamp Duty Land Tax
  • Housing: Construction
  • City Deals
  • Hospital Beds: Private Sector
  • Hare Coursing

Currently held offices

  • Member, National Insurance Contributions Bill Committee (since 16 Jun 2021)
  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (since 9 Jun 2021)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Rating (Coronavirus) and Directors Disqualification (Dissolved Companies) Bill Committee (30 Jun 2021 to 5 Jul 2021)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Jul 2021.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from the Spectator magazine, 22 Old Queen St, Westminster, London SW1H 9HP:
3 October 2020, received £400 for four articles. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 03 March 2021)
26 February 2021, received £500 for five articles. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 03 March 2021)
30 June 2020, received £350 for one article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 30 June 2021)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
Audit XPRT Ltd; compliance automation for financial services. (Registered 10 January 2020)
Coconut Platform Ltd; banking and accountancy platform for sole traders. (Registered 10 January 2020)
8. Miscellaneous
Advisory role (unpaid) on the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) Advisory Committee. The IFS is a publicly-funded research institute on taxation policy. I provide high-level strategic advice during committee meetings. (Registered 08 June 2020)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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