Brendan Clarke-Smith

Conservative MP for Bassetlaw

Brendan Clarke-Smith’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Business of the House 22 Feb 2024

    On a point of order, Madam Deputy Speaker.
  • Business of the House 22 Feb 2024

    It is, Madam Deputy Speaker. Further to a point of order that was made by my right hon. Friend the Member for North East Somerset (Sir Jacob Rees-Mogg), I seek your guidance on why a Division was not called yesterday. It was clear that there were shouts of both “Aye” and “No”, and it is clear from the Standing Orders that in such a scenario, a Division should be called.
  • Independent School Fees: VAT 21 Feb 2024

    I am very blessed to have two excellent independent schools in my constituency, Worksop College and Ranby House, and I speak as a former head of an independent school myself. We also have some excellent state schools at the Outwood Grange Academies Trust that give outstanding opportunities to local pupils. Does the Minister agree that the knock-on effect of this is not spoken about enough?...

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Conservative MP for Bassetlaw

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


Topics of interest

  • Department for Transport
  • Foreign
  • Commonwealth and Development Office
  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Riding Sunbeams
  • Railways: Pay
  • London North Eastern Railway: Pay
  • Iran: Nuclear Power
  • Hamas

Currently held offices

  • Member, Economic Activity of Public Bodies (Overseas Matters) Bill Committee (since 19 Jul 2023)
  • Member, Standing Orders Committee (Commons) (since 12 Apr 2021)

Other offices held in the past

  • Deputy Chair, Conservative Party (28 Nov 2023 to 16 Jan 2024)
  • Member, Lifelong Learning (Higher Education Fee Limits) Bill Committee (15 Mar 2023 to 23 Mar 2023)
  • Member, Equipment Theft (Prevention) Bill Committee (25 Jan 2023 to 1 Feb 2023)
  • Member, Procurement Bill [HL] Committee (25 Jan 2023 to 21 Feb 2023)
  • Member, Social Housing (Regulation) Bill [HL] Committee (23 Nov 2022 to 29 Nov 2022)
  • The Parliamentary Secretary, Cabinet Office ( 7 Sep 2022 to 27 Oct 2022)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education ( 8 Jul 2022 to 7 Sep 2022)
  • Member, Genetic Technology (Precision Breeding) Bill Committee (22 Jun 2022 to 7 Jul 2022)
  • Member, Skills and Post-16 Education [HL] Bill Committee (24 Nov 2021 to 7 Dec 2021)
  • Member, Education Committee (19 Oct 2021 to 15 Mar 2022)
  • Member, Building Safety Bill Committee ( 9 Sep 2021 to 26 Oct 2021)
  • Member, Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 29 Mar 2022)
  • Member, International Development Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 14 Dec 2021)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 19 Feb 2024.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Turkish Airlines (2) Cyprus Premier (on behalf of the Economic Platform for Northern Cyprus)
Address of donor: (1) Lyric House, 149 Hammersmith Road, London W14 OQL (2) 239-241 Kennington Ln, London SE11 5QU
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Flights, value £ 568.29 (2) Accommodation and subsistence for four nights, value £847
Destination of visit: Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
Dates of visit: 12-16 February 2023
Purpose of visit: Parliamentary fact finding delegation. The Economic Platform for Northern Cyprus represents North Cyprus Hoteliers Association, Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce, Turkish Cypriot Industrialists Association and the Turkish Cypriot Contractors Association.
(Registered 28 February 2023)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Nottingham: (i). (Registered 11 January 2020)
8. Miscellaneous
From 24 November 2023 until 16 January 2024, Deputy Chairman of the Conservative Party for the House of Lords. This post carried a part-time salary of £10,000 per annum. (Registered 18 December 2023; updated 06 February 2024)

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