Ian Austin’s voting in Parliament
Ian Austin is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Ian Austin’s votes.
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
Generally voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
Almost always voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
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To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many free schools were delayed in opening in each year since 2010.
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many free schools have been delayed in opening due to the inability to secure a site for the school in each year since 2010.
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many visits Ministers of her Department have undertaken to China and Singapore since 2010; on what dates such visits took place; and what the total cost of such visits was.
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Labour MP for Dudley North
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Home Department
- Departmental Official Hospitality
- Departmental Official Cars
- Departmental Travel
- Translation Services
- Departmental Secondment
Currently held offices
- Member, Education Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Education, Skills and the Economy Sub-Committee (25 Nov 2015 to 9 Mar 2016)
- Member, Home Affairs Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
- Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Assistant Whip (5 Oct 2008 to 9 Jun 2009)
- Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (West Midlands) (5 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Gordon Brown, Prime Minister), Prime Minister's Office (28 Jun 2007 to 6 Oct 2008)
- PPS (Rt Hon Gordon Brown, Chancellor of the Exchequer), HM Treasury (5 Feb 2007 to 28 Jun 2007)
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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 18 Apr 2016.
Name of donor: Australia Israel Cultural Exchange Ltd
Address of donor: Suite 836, Level 8, 1 Queens Road, Melbourne, 3004 VIC
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and transport; total £1,500
Destination of visit: Israel and the Palestinian Territories
Date of visit: 11-15 December 2015
Purpose of visit: meetings and discussions on the Israel-Palestinian peace process with Israeli and Palestinian politicians and officials, and with academics, journalists, NGOs
and community representatives.
(Registered 13 January 2016
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