MP Financial Interests
2010 - 2018.
CSV dataset extracted from the UK House of Commons Register of Members' Financial Interests http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/cmregmem/contents1415.htm
The data is available as CSV file: https://github.com/sparkd/mp-financial-interests/tree/master/data/financial-interests-2010-18.csv (created 7th April 2018).
|Member name||The name of the Member of Parliament (honorifics removed)|
|Title||Interest type title e.g Employment and earnings|
|Type code||Numeric type code 1-10, denoting interest type. Important note: the codes changed in 2015. So Employment and earnings has code 2 in sessions before 2015; code 1 in post-2015 sessions.)|
|Amount||The registered amount of the interest, in pounds.|
|Date||The registered date of the interest (not necessarily the actual date of the interest)|
|Description||Full description of the interest, extracted directly from register.|
|Session||The parliamentary session the interest is included in - e.g. 2010-12; 2015-16|
The script used to create this dataset is available at: https://github.com/benscott/mp-financial-interests