Virendra Sharma

Ealing, Southall Labour

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How Virendra Sharma voted
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  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition feesDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails

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Virendra Sharma hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Tamils (Sri Lanka) 25 Mar 2014

    I am grateful for the hon. Gentleman’s generosity in giving way so early in the debate. I am sure that he will agree with my hon. Friend the Member for Harrow West (Mr Thomas), who said in a debate a few weeks ago that the Home Office and the UK Border Agency should stop deporting Tamils to Sri Lanka while the resolution is being discussed by the UN.
  • Written Answers — Health: General Practitioners 6 Mar 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) how NHS England and the Health and Social Care Information Centre will monitor data collection against Quality Outcomes Framework disease management measures which will be retired in April 2014; and how often such data will be published; (2) what steps he has taken to ensure there is continuity in data collection on GP practice performance...
  • Written Answers — Health: General Practitioners 6 Mar 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what clinical targets will remain within general practice to help identify and manage patients with high risk factors of (a) cardiovascular disease and (b) high cholesterol and HbA1C levels.

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Labour MP for Ealing, Southall


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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • International Development
  • Home Department
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Tuberculosis
  • Developing Countries: Tuberculosis
  • Tuberculosis: Vaccination
  • Entry Clearances: Overseas Students
  • Tuberculosis: Health Services

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, International Development Committee (10 Mar 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • PPS (Mr Phil Woolas, Minister of State), Home Office (30 Dec 2008 to unknown)
  • PPS (Mr Phil Woolas, Minister of State), HM Treasury (30 Dec 2008 to unknown)
  • Member, Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee) (23 May 2008 to 27 Nov 2008)
  • Member, Draft Disability Discrimination Bill (Joint Committee) (7 May 2008 to 23 May 2008)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (7 Nov 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Justice Committee (7 Nov 2007 to 26 Jan 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 19 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 36 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very low number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 71.97% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 6 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 125 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Virendra Sharma’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 68 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from Ipsos Mori, 79-81 Borough Road, London, SE1 1FY, for participation in surveys. Payments made to Ealing Southall Labour Party:
Received payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 9 October 2013)
Received payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 January 2014)
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for market research. Payments made to Ealing Southall Labour Party:
Received payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 April 2013)
4. Sponsorships
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Name of donor: Express Taxation & Accountancy Services Ltd, trading as Tack & Co Accountants
(b) Address of donor: 13-15 The Green, Southall, Middlesex UB2 4AH
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: rent free use of an office in the constituency; value £6,000 per annum.
(b) Date of receipt: received since 15 May 2008
(b) Date of acceptance: received since 15 May 2008
(b) Donor status: company, registration 03484457
(b) (Registered 24 July 2011; updated 5 September 2012; updated 8 October 2013)

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