Ian Lucas’s voting in Parliament
Ian Lucas is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Ian Lucas’s votes.
Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
Generally voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
Generally voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
We have lots more plain English analysis of Ian Lucas’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Ian Lucas’s full vote analysis page for more.
Ian Lucas never rebelled against their party in this parliament
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland, whether he has had discussions with the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport on reform of the Electronic Communications Code.
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland, whether he has had discussions with mobile network operators on (a) digital infrastructure and inclusion and (b) reform of the Electronic Communications Code since May 2015.
To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what discussions he has had with the mobile network operators on (a) digital infrastructure and inclusion and (b) reform of the Electronic Communications Code since May 2015.
More of Ian Lucas’s recent appearances
Labour MP for Wrexham
Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Home Department
- Work and Pensions
- Democratic Republic of Congo
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Defence) (20 Oct 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (7 Oct 2011 to 20 Oct 2014)
- Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Shadow Minister (Business and Regulatory Reform) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Business and Regulatory Reform) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Liam Byrne, Minister of State), Cabinet Office (16 Oct 2008 to 17 Dec 2008)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (5 Oct 2008 to 9 Jun 2009)
- Member, Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee) (1 May 2008 to 22 Jul 2008)
- PPS (Mr Liam Byrne, Minister of State), HM Treasury (29 Jan 2008 to 29 Sep 2008)
- PPS (Mr Liam Byrne, Minister of State), Home Office (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Oct 2008)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (4 Jun 2007 to 8 Nov 2007)
- PPS (Bill Rammell, Minister of State), Department for Education and Skills (10 Nov 2005 to 6 Sep 2006)
- Member, Transport Committee (13 Jan 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 20 Oct 2003)
- Member, Procedure Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 24 Jun 2002)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 71 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 188 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 62.26% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 14 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
- 68 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Ian Lucas’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 393 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Aug 2015.
Name of donor: Australia Israel Cultural Exchange
Address of donor: c/o Australia Israel UK Leadership Dialogue, Suite 836, 1 Queens Road, Melbourne, VIC
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,586.56
Destination of visit: Israel and the West Bank
Date of visit: 25-29 July 2014
Purpose of visit: Participation in the Australia UK Israel Leadership Council in my capacity as Shadow Minister
for the region including discussions with Israeli politicians and representatives of the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah to discuss security and the peace process in the Middle East.
(Registered 28 August 2014)
Solicitor (non-practising). (Registered 06 November 2009)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Norah Lucas, as part-time Secretary.
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