Natascha Engel

MP, North East Derbyshire

North East Derbyshire Labour

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Natascha Engel’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Natascha Engel’s votes.

  • Almost always voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Almost always voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes

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Natascha Engel

Recent appearances

  • EU Membership: Economic Benefits 15 Jun 2016

    Order. We are getting slightly tight on time. If Members do not take so many interventions, there will be no need to lower the time limit. However, if they continue to take interventions, I am afraid there will be. For now it is fine, as long as people keep to a minimum of interventions.
  • Policing and Crime Bill: Inspection of fire and rescue authorities 13 Jun 2016

    Order. We have about an hour and a half before the winding-up speeches start, and there are eight Members wishing to speak. If we can keep to about 10 or so minutes, everyone should be able to contribute.
  • Policing and Crime Bill: Inspection of fire and rescue authorities 13 Jun 2016

    Order. If the hon. Gentleman wishes to make a speech, he can stand up to indicate when he wishes to do so, but this an intervention, and interventions must be a little shorter.

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Labour MP for North East Derbyshire

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Home Department
  • Dental Services: Standards
  • Children: Maintenance
  • Public Bills
  • Work Capability Assessment
  • Single Room Rent Restrictions

Currently held offices

  • Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means (since 3 Jun 2015)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 3 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Backbench Business Committee (11 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Backbench Business Committee (15 May 2013 to 14 May 2014)
  • Chair, Backbench Business Committee (16 May 2012 to 25 Apr 2013)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (19 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Backbench Business Committee (22 Jun 2010 to 1 May 2012)
  • Member, Committee on Reform of the House of Commons (20 Jul 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Liam Byrne, Minister of State), Cabinet Office (17 Dec 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Peter Hain, Secretary of State), Department for Work and Pensions (28 Jun 2007 to 24 Jan 2008)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 Nov 2007)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 115 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Natascha Engel’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 0.00% 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 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 104 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Natascha Engel’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 216 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jun 2016.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: The PCAA Foundation
Address of donor: PO Box 4015. London W1A 6NH

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flight and hotel with a total value of £381.22

Destination of visit: Berlin, Germany

Date of visit: 12-14 March 2016

Purpose of visit: APPG Against Antisemitism delegation to attend an antisemitism conference hosted by the German Government.

(Registered 19 April 2016)

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