Jim Fitzpatrick

Poplar and Limehouse Labour

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How Jim Fitzpatrick voted since 2001
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  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
  • Voted strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Voted moderately for university tuition feesDetails

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Jim Fitzpatrick occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Justice: Personal Injury: Compensation 10 Apr 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice (1) if he will take steps to reform civil procedure rules to clarify courts' powers to strike out cases due to exaggerated or fabricated personal injury claims; and if he will make a statement; (2) what estimate his Department has made of the effect on insurance premiums of personal injury insurance fraud in the last year for which information is...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Topical Questions 7 Apr 2014

    The welcome written statement released today says Ministers “have long been concerned” about Tower Hamlets. Will the Secretary of State agree that Tower Hamlets was an improving and in many ways well-run council between 1994 and 2010, and confirm that the period under inspection is from 2010 and therefore that the concern of Ministers and others is a relatively recent phenomenon?

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Labour MP for Poplar and Limehouse

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Topics of interest

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

Other offices held in the past

  • 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 (Minister for Food, Farming and Environment), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (10 Jun 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Transport (28 Jun 2007 to 10 Jun 2009)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department of Trade and Industry (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (London), Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (9 Jan 2006 to 8 May 2006)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (11 May 2005 to 9 Jan 2006)
  • Member, Selection Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Government Whip (technically Vice Chamberlain, HM Household) (13 Jun 2003 to 11 May 2005)
  • Government Whip (technically a Lords Commissioner, HM Treasury) (29 May 2002 to 13 Jun 2003)
  • Assistant Whip (funded by HM Treasury) (12 Jun 2001 to 29 May 2002)

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  • Has spoken in 46 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 99 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.
  • Has voted in 76.76% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • 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.
  • 124 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Jim Fitzpatrick’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 532 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Fee for survey from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA:
April 2013, £75 for survey. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 8 April 2013)
April 2013, £75 for survey. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 10 June 2013)
June 2013, £75 for survey. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 4 July 2013)
August 2013, £75 for parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 13 September 2013)
November 2013, £75 for research project. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 26 November 2013)
January 2014, two payments of £75, total £150 for October and November 2013 parliamentary panel surveys. Hours: 1 hr for each. Payments donated to charity. (Registered 25 March 2014)
March 2014, £75 for January 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 1 hr. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 25 March 2014)
Fees for surveys from Ipsos Mori, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY:
September 2013, fee of £200 for survey. Hours: 75 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 26 September 2013)
Fees from YouGov, 50 Featherstone St, London EC1Y 8RT, for online surveys:
May 2013, fee of £70. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 10 June 2013)
November 2013, £80 for online survey. Hours: 40 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 26 November 2013)
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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