Jim Fitzpatrick

MP, Poplar and Limehouse

Poplar and Limehouse Labour

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  • Voted strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
  • Voted moderately for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details
  • Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensions Details
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local government Details

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Jim Fitzpatrick

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Labour MP for Poplar and Limehouse

Entered 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
  • Health
  • Dangerous Dogs
  • Roads: Safety
  • Roads: Accidents
  • Rescue Services
  • Driving: Eyesight

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Transport Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 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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  • Has spoken in 43 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 72 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • People have made 39 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 558 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Fee for survey from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA:
April 2014, £75 for February-March 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 1 hr. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 30 April 2014)
April 2014, £75 for April 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: approx. 1 hr. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 18 June 2014)
October 2014, £75 for July 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 30 mins.  Payment donated to charity. (Registered 13 October 2014)
February 2015, £75 for November 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: approx. 30 mins.  Payment donated to charity. (Registered 25 March 2015)
Fees from YouGov, 50 Featherstone St, London EC1Y 8RT, for online surveys:
June 2014, £80 for online survey. Hours: approx. 1 hr. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 18 June 2014)
4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
Name of donor: Canary Wharf Group PLC
Address of donor: One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5AB
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: provision of venue hire, value £8,200 and table centerpieces, value £630; total £8,830, for a fundraising event held on 19 November 2014, as registered below.
Donor status: company, registration 04191122
(Registered 16 March 2015)
Name of donor: Tower Hamlets Labour Party
Address of donor: 349 Cambridge Heath Road, London E2 9RA
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: fundraising event at which £7,500 was raised for election campaigning, including the registrable donations listed below.
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 16 March 2015)
Name of donor: Canary Wharf Group PLC
Address of donor: One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5AB
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
Donor status: company, registration 04191122
(Registered 16 March 2015)
Name of donor: London Tea Exchange
Address of donor: 232 Brick Lane, London E2 7EB
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,500
Donor status: company, registration 08494048
(Registered 16 March 2015)
Name of donor: Mark Scanlon
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 towards election campaigning
Donor status: individual
(Registered 19 March 2015)
11. Miscellaneous
Member of Public Policy Committee of the RAC Foundation, 89-91 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5HS; unremunerated. (Registered 8 February 2013)

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