Sadiq Khan

MP, Tooting

Tooting Labour

A selection of Sadiq Khan's votes

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  • Voted very strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted moderately for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Details

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Sadiq Khan never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Davies Commission Report 1 Jul 2015

    The Transport Secretary will be aware that the commission recommends but the Government decide. The Government will be aware that London’s air quality has been getting worse and worse. A few weeks ago, the Supreme Court ruled that the quality of air in London was unlawful. The impact of noise is felt during the day as well as during the night, making the lives of thousands of people in...
  • Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Air Pollution: Greater London 1 Jul 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, which places in London have air pollution levels that exceeded the EU limit on (a) NO2, (b) Ozone, (c) PM10 particles and (d) PM 2.5 particles in each year since 2010.
  • Human Rights Act — [Mr Clive Betts in the Chair] 30 Jun 2015

    I congratulate the hon. Gentleman on his election as Chair of the Select Committee, and I wish him well. He talked about potential reform of the Human Rights Act. Does he envisage, and is he optimistic about, there being additional rights, or does he think the Government intend to take away rights that are in the Act?

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Labour MP for Tooting

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


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Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Legal Costs
  • Prison Service
  • Probation
  • Procurement
  • Prisons

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (London) (16 Jan 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Lord Chancellor and Shadow Secretary of State for Justice (8 Oct 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Transport) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (5 Oct 2008 to 9 Jun 2009)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (2 Jul 2007 to 5 Oct 2008)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Jack Straw, Lord Privy Seal), Leader of the House of Commons (11 Jun 2007 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 4 Jun 2007)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 21 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 296 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 during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 62.16% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 26 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 443 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Jun 2015.


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