Members

David Johnson

Connétable, St. Mary

La Foret
Rue es Boeufs
St. Mary
Jersey
JE3 3EQ

Role(s)

​Vice-Chair of the Legislation Advisory Panel

Member of the Corporate Services Scrutiny Panel

Member of the Environment, Housing and Infrastructure Scrutiny Panel

Lead Member of the British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly

Member of the Law Revision Board


Record of service to the States

  • first elected to the States as Deputy of St. Mary and sworn into office on 3rd November 2014
  • British Irish Parliamentary Assembly - Lead Member for Jersey
  • re-elected as Connétable of St. Mary and sworn into office on 27th June 2022
  • Committee / panel membership

    Comité des Connétables
    Legislation Advisory Panel
    British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly
    Environment, Housing and Infrastructure Panel
    Corporate Services Panel

    Statements

      Questions

      Voting record

      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.147/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.147/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      15/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(20)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      15/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(9)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      15/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(15)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      15/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(18)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      14/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(6)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      14/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(8)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      14/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(5)
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      14/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(12)(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      14/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(19)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      03/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.139/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      03/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.141/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.141/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.142/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.145/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      01/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.139/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      01/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.139/2020(Amd)(6)(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      01/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.139/2020(Amd)(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      18/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.128/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      18/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.128/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      18/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.131/2020(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      18/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.144/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.123/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.123/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.123/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.129/2020(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.149/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.116/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.118/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.118/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.120/2020(Amd)(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.120/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.120/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      03/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.114/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.114/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.110/2020(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Abstained
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)(4)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      21/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)(3)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      20/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.78/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.105/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.105/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.105/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      06/10/2020
      Reference:
      P.107/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.101/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      25/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.106/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      24/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.98/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.75/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.75/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.75/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.91/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.91/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      23/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.91/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      09/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.99/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      09/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.100/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      09/09/2020
      Reference:
      P.100/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      16/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.81/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      16/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.90/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.85/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.85/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.87/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.89/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.10/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.10/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.10/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.72/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      14/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.88/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      01/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.84/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      01/07/2020
      Reference:
      P.84/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      30/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.67/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      30/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.71/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.56/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.64/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.64/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.64/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      16/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.64/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      02/06/2020
      Reference:
      P.13/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      27/05/2020
      Reference:
      P.66/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      20/05/2020
      Reference:
      P.61/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      20/05/2020
      Reference:
      P.61/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      20/05/2020
      Reference:
      P.61/2020(Amd)(3)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      20/05/2020
      Reference:
      P.61/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      13/05/2020
      Reference:
      P.54/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      12/05/2020
      Reference:
      P.44/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      12/05/2020
      Reference:
      P.52/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.46/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.46/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.48/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.48/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.48/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.49/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.49/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.49/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.50/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.50/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      22/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.50/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      21/04/2020
      Reference:
      P.14/2020
      Vote:
      Excused attendance
      Date:
      27/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.29/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      11/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.118/2019
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      11/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.128/2019(Amd)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      11/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.128/2019(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      11/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.128/2019
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      10/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.126/2019
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.126/2019
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/03/2020
      Reference:
      P.126/2019
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      26/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.127/2019(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      26/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.2/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.127/2019(Amd)(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.127/2019(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.127/2019(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      25/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.127/2019(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.119/2019(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      04/02/2020
      Reference:
      P.125/2019
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      22/01/2020
      Reference:
      P.122/2019
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      22/01/2020
      Reference:
      P.122/2019

      STATEMENT OF INTERESTS

      1. Employment, offices, directorships and partnerships

      Give the name and address of any person, company, trust, professional association, union, political party or other organization from whom you receive any remuneration or benefit by virtue of being –
      (a) employed;
      (b) the holder of any office;
      (c) a director of any company; or
      (d) a partner in a partnership or firm.

      Provide a brief description of the business or work in each case.

      Answer

      None



      2. Self-employment etc.

      Give details of any consultancy, trade, profession, vocation or other work for which you receive any payment or benefit and which does not fall within section 1.

      In addition you must give the name and address of a person from whom you receive any payment or benefit in return for the above work if the payment or benefit received from that person forms a significant portion of your total income, or a significant portion of your total income from that particular work.

      Provide a brief description of the business or work in each case.

      Answer

      None



      3. Shareholdings

      Give the name and address of any company in which you, or your spouse or cohabitee, or both of you, whether jointly or separately, own shares exceeding –
      (a) 1% or more of the issued share capital of the company; or
      (b) £ 25,000 in value.

      Provide a brief description of the business or purpose of the company.

      Answer

      KUMA LIMITED of La Forêt, Rue-ès-Boeufs, St. Mary, Jersey JE3 3EQ (Dormant company with no assets)



      4. Sponsorship

      Give the name and address of any person who provides you with sponsorship for the purpose of enabling you to carry out your duties as an elected member. Provide a brief description of the sponsorship.

      Answer

      None



      5. Gifts, Hospitality and other benefits

      List the name and address of any person who gives you, or your spouse or cohabitee, any gift, hospitality or other benefit which has a monetary value greater than 1% of the current remuneration figure for elected members (disregarding any expense allowances) if the giving of the gift, hospitality or benefit is, in any way, related to your membership of the States.

      Provide a brief description of the gift, hospitality or other benefit given.

      Answer

      None



      6. Overseas Visits

      List the name and address of any person who pays all or part of the costs of a visit made outside Jersey by you or your spouse or cohabitee if the visit is, in any way, related to your membership of the States.

      Answer

      None


      7. Land

      List details of any land (except the principal place of residence of you or of your spouse or cohabitee) which is wholly owned, or jointly owned with another person –
      (a) by or on behalf of you or your spouse or cohabitee; or
      (b) by or on behalf of you and your spouse or cohabitee jointly.

      List also details of any land from which you or your spouse or cohabitee derives an income.

      You must describe the land in sufficient detail to enable it to be identified.

      Answer

      1) The following properties adjoining our principal place of residence and within its curtilage

      a) Le Grenier, La Forêt, St. Mary - in course of redevelopment and therefore unlet
      b) Les Grenouilles, La Forêt, St. Mary - occupied by family member
      c) La Boulangerie, La Forêt, St. Mary - occupied by family member
      d) Adjoining barn from which antiques business operated by family member
      e) Field MY930 - let to farming company



      8. Miscellaneous

      List details of any other interest or benefit which you or your spouse or cohabitee receive which, although not required to be registered under any of the previous sections, you believe might reasonably be thought by other persons to influence your actions as an elected member.

      You may also use this section to record any interests or other matters that are not required to be registered but which in your opinion should be disclosed to the public.

      Answer

      Family member is The States Chief Internal Auditor

      Biography

      Role(s)

      ​Vice-Chair of the Legislation Advisory Panel

      Member of the Corporate Services Scrutiny Panel

      Member of the Environment, Housing and Infrastructure Scrutiny Panel

      Lead Member of the British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly

      Member of the Law Revision Board


      Record of service to the States

    • first elected to the States as Deputy of St. Mary and sworn into office on 3rd November 2014
    • British Irish Parliamentary Assembly - Lead Member for Jersey
    • re-elected as Connétable of St. Mary and sworn into office on 27th June 2022
    • Committee / panel membership

      Comité des Connétables
      Legislation Advisory Panel
      British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly
      Environment, Housing and Infrastructure Panel
      Corporate Services Panel

      Questions

      Votes

      Voting record

      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.147/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      17/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.147/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      15/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(20)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      15/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(9)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      15/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(15)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      15/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(18)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      14/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(6)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      14/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(8)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      14/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(5)
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      14/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(12)(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      14/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.130/2020(Amd)(19)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      10/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.163/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      03/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.139/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      03/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.141/2020(Amd)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.141/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.142/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      03/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.145/2020
      Vote:
      Against (Contre)
      Date:
      01/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.139/2020(Amd)(2)
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      01/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.139/2020(Amd)(6)(Re-issue)
      Vote:
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      Date:
      01/12/2020
      Reference:
      P.139/2020(Amd)(Re-issue)
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      Not present for vote
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020
      Vote:
      For (Pour)
      Date:
      24/11/2020
      Reference:
      P.157/2020