Jill Mortimer

Conservative MP for Hartlepool

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Recent appearances

  • Backbench Business - Childhood Cancer OutcomesBackbench Business 26 Apr 2022

    Sadly, I too know the devastating effect that childhood cancer has on families. My cousin Rebecca died, aged four, after an agonising battle with leukaemia. In those days, the treatment options for leukaemia were in their very early stages and Becky was one of the first children to undergo experimental radiation therapy. The side-effects of that early treatment are too gruesome to share with...
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Cash Dispensing 26 Apr 2022

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what his planned timetable is for bringing forward legislative proposals on protecting access to cash.
  • Ockenden Report 30 Mar 2022

    I would also like to thank the families for shining a spotlight on this. One of my children suffered from oxygen deprivation at birth, through what I now know were failings in my care. I was lucky, though, in my third pregnancy. By sheer fluke, the GP practice I was registered with had a wonderful community midwife. She was with me through my pregnancy and through the birth of my daughter and...

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Conservative MP for Hartlepool

Entered the House of Commons on 7 May 2021 — Byelection

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Prime Minister
  • Fraud: Legislation
  • Cash Dispensing
  • Energy: Rebates

Currently held offices

  • Member, Public Service Pensions and Judicial Offices Bill [HL] Committee (since 19 Jan 2022)
  • Member, Glue Traps (Offences) Bill Committee (since 12 Jan 2022)
  • Member, Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill [HL] Committee (since 1 Dec 2021)
  • Member, Subsidy Control Bill Committee (since 25 Oct 2021)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 3 May 2022.

1. Employment and earnings
Allowances received from Hambleton District Council, Civic Centre, Stone Cross, Northallerton DL6 2UU, for my role as a district councillor:
25 May 2021, received £579.83. Hours: 15 hrs since my election. (Registered 02 June 2021)
Until I stood down on 15 October 2021, I received £579.83 a month for an average of 20 hrs a month. (Registered 02 June 2021; updated 02 November 2021)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Stalbury Trustees
Address of donor: 31 Hill St, London W1J 5LS

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration 01430799

(Registered 14 June 2021)
Name of donor: IX Wireless Ltd
Address of donor: 4 Lochside Office Park, Lochside Road, Riversway, Preston PR2 2YS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration 11009144

(Registered 01 November 2021)
Name of donor: Carlton Club Political Committee
Address of donor: 69 St James's Street, London SW1A 1PJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 12 April 2022)

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