Stephen Timms’s voting in Parliament
Stephen Timms is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
However, Stephen Timms sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Stephen Timms generally voted for a transparent Parliament, while most Labour MPs generally voted against.
Stephen Timms generally voted for university tuition fees, while most Labour MPs generally voted against.
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Stephen Timms never rebelled against their party in this parliament
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what proportion of people resident in the UK of working age who were born in Lithuania are (a) in the G8 Claimant Count, (b) in receipt of employment and support allowance and other incapacity benefits and (c) lone parents in receipt of income support.
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the reasons were for the recent changes in the proportion of resolvable Freedom of Information requests whose answers were fully withheld.
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether it is his policy that the day of the week on which claimants are asked to sign on for jobseekers allowance should be varied.
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Labour MP for East Ham
Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 1994 — unknown
Also represented Newham North East
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Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Cabinet Office
- HM Treasury
- Universal Credit
- Work Programme
- Social Security Benefits
- Employment and Support Allowance
- Employment Schemes
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (8 Oct 2010 to 18 Sep 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Digital Britain) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
- Shadow Financial Secretary (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Digital Britain) (also HM Treasury) (6 Aug 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (12 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Financial Secretary (HM Treasury) (also in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (5 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
- Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (Employment and Welfare Reform) (25 Jan 2008 to 5 Oct 2008)
- Minister of State (Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (Competitiveness) (2 Jul 2007 to 25 Jan 2008)
- The Chief Secretary to the Treasury (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions (10 May 2005 to 5 May 2006)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (18 Oct 2004 to 12 Jul 2005)
- The Financial Secretary to the Treasury (30 Sep 2004 to 10 May 2005)
- Minister of State (e-Commerce & Competitiveness) (29 May 2002 to 9 Sep 2004)
- Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Schools) (11 Jun 2001 to 28 May 2002)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (3 Nov 1999 to 11 May 2001)
- The Financial Secretary to the Treasury (29 Jul 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
- Minister of State (Department of Social Security) (1 Jan 1999 to 29 Jul 1999)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Social Security) (28 Jul 1998 to 30 Dec 1999)
- Member, Treasury Committee (15 Jan 1996 to 21 Mar 1997)
- Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (27 Jun 1994 to 21 Mar 1997)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 42 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 530 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 73.08% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 23 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 140 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Stephen Timms’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1179 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.
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but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Nagrecha Brothers Limited
Address of donor: 204-206 Leyton Road, London E15 1DT
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Donor status: 09188412
(Registered 21 May 2015
Name of donor: Gold Line Car Services Limited
Address of donor: 22 Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HG
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
Donor status: company, registration 04227707
(Registered 21 May 2015)
Name of donor: The Venue 501 Limited
Address of donor: 501 High Street North, Manor Park, London E12 6TH
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: free use of venue; value £7,703
Donor status: company, registration 08471162
(Registered 21 May 2015)
Name of donor: (1) Konrad Adenauer Foundation (2) British Council, New York Office (3) Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: (1) Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Klingelhöferstraße 23, 10785 Berlin, Germany (2) British Consulate General, 845 Third Avenue, NY 100022, USA (3) 7 Junisplassen 1, N-0032 Oslo
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) hotel room and hospitality, £1,100 (2) flights, £450 (3) airport transfers and hospitality, £350; total £1,900
Destination of visit: New York
Date of visit: 17-21 September 2015
Purpose of visit: to attend consultation of the International Panel of Parliamentarians for Freedom of Religion or Belief.
(Registered 09 November 2015)
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