Jim Fitzpatrick

MP, Poplar and Limehouse

Poplar and Limehouse Labour

Jim Fitzpatrick’s voting in Parliament

Jim Fitzpatrick is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

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  • Jim Fitzpatrick generally voted for university tuition fees, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Backbench Business: Antibiotics: Research and Development — [Mr Nigel Evans in the Chair] 26 Apr 2016

    It is a pleasure to see you in the Chair, Mr Evans, and I certainly hope to follow your request without any difficulty; I do not expect to speak for too long. I congratulate the hon. Member for York Outer (Julian Sturdy) on securing this debate and on his comprehensive introductory speech. As a former firefighter myself, I had to chuckle a little bit about his fire analogy. Also, in the main...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Aviation 26 Apr 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether his Department plans to update its 2013 aviation demand forecasts before publishing an updated version of the 2013 Aviation Policy Framework.
  • Written Answers — Department for International Development: Companies: Contracts 26 Apr 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, if her Department will support a change to legislation to require UK registered companies to publish a full list of their suppliers internationally, to enhance transparency and accountability and to ensure adherence to international labour standards in company supply chains.

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Labour MP for Poplar and Limehouse

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Also represented Poplar and Canning Town

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Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Home Department
  • Department for Transport
  • Roads: Safety
  • Dangerous Dogs
  • Roads: Accidents
  • Dogs: Imports
  • Rescue Services

Currently held offices

  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Sub-Committee (since 14 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Transport Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Transport) (8 Oct 2010 to 29 Aug 2013)
  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Farming and the Environment) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (29 Jun 2007 to 5 Jun 2009)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Employment Relations & Postal Services) (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Minister (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister) (London) (10 May 2005 to 5 May 2006)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (18 Jun 2003 to 27 Sep 2005)
  • Vice-Chamberlain (HM Household) (13 Jun 2003 to 10 May 2005)
  • The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (29 May 2002 to 13 Jun 2003)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (14 Jun 2001 to 28 May 2002)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Apr 2016.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: FIA Foundation (Federation International Automotive Foundation)
Address of donor: 60 Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DS

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): UK-Brazil flights, internal flights Rio-Brasilia and accommodation in Brasilia; approx. £3,500

Destination of visit: Brasilia, Brazil

Date of visit: 16-19 November 2015

Purpose of visit: UN/WHO second Global Conference on Road Safety - Sustainable Development Goals.

(Registered 14 December 2015)
Name of donor: Towards Zero Foundation
Address of donor: 120 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5EA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with an estimated value of £4,000

Destination of visit: New York

Date of visit: 11-12 April 2016

Purpose of visit: to attend the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration meeting.

(Registered 14 April 2016)
8. Miscellaneous
Member of Public Policy Committee of the RAC Foundation, 89-91 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5HS; unremunerated. (Registered 08 February 2013)

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