Yasmin Qureshi

MP, Bolton South East

Bolton South East Labour

Yasmin Qureshi’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Yasmin Qureshi’s votes.

  • Generally voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system
  • Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Has never voted on raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices

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Yasmin Qureshi never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Offences against Children 4 Feb 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, when his Department plans to commence section 67 of the Serious Crime Act 2015.
  • Opposition Day — [17th Allotted Day] — Housing Benefit and Supported Housing 27 Jan 2016

    I have listened to all the speeches that have been made by Conservative Members today, and have found myself wondering whether some of them are attending the right debate. If they consult the Order Paper, they will see that this debate is about supported housing. It is not about housing bills or taxation; it is about a very specific, vulnerable group of people. We keep being told to wait and...
  • Opposition Day — [17th Allotted Day] — Housing Benefit and Supported Housing 27 Jan 2016

    Sometimes I genuinely struggle with the question whether some Conservative Members either care or are bothered. If you were really concerned about disabled and vulnerable people, you would have spent your five-minute speech talking about them, rather than criticising Labour Members for raising this issue and accusing us of shedding crocodile tears. I do not know how many times you used that...

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Labour MP for Bolton South East

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Department of Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Education
  • Burma
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Offences against Children: British Nationals Abroad
  • Kidneys: Diseases
  • Afghanistan

Currently held offices

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Sub-Committee (since 5 Jan 2016)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill (Commons) Committee (29 Apr 2014 to 7 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (12 Jul 2011 to 12 Dec 2011)
  • Member, Justice Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 Dec 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys. Fees donated to Bolton South East CLP:
12 February 2015, received £75 for a survey completed in November 2014. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 February 2015)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Georgemead Ltd (Updated 6 March 2015)
Address of donor: Lynstock Way, Bolton, BL6 4SA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: company, registration 01425062

(Registered 11 February 2015)
Name of donor: Aneel Musurat
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 11 February 2015)
Name of donor: Bestway Group
Address of donor: 2 Abbey Road, London NW10 7BS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: company, registration 01392861

(Registered 10 March 2015)

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