Jenny Chapman

MP, Darlington

Darlington Labour

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How Jenny Chapman voted
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  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
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Jenny Chapman hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Schools in Special Measures 27 Oct 2014

    Schools in special measures should demand the highest possible standards of their teachers, but the 2011 teaching standards do not apply to such schools if they are academies or free schools. The standards include things such as the management of behaviour. Is it not more important than ever that the standards should apply to schools when they are in special measures, whatever their...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prisons: Drugs 21 Oct 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many incidents were recorded of illegal substances being confiscated by staff in each prison in England and Wales in each year between 2011 and 2013.

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Labour MP for Darlington

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Home Department
  • Education
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Health
  • Prison Service
  • Prisoners
  • Mobile Phones
  • Prisons: Mother and Baby Units
  • Probation

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Justice)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee)
  • Member, Procedure Committee

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