Yasmin Qureshi

MP, Bolton South East

Bolton South East Labour

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  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
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Yasmin Qureshi hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Personal Independence Payments — [Mr David Crausby in the Chair] 25 Nov 2014

    I thank the Minister for the letter that is on its way to my constituents and me regarding the position on Mr and Mrs Syddall. There is a fast-track procedure for people who are terminally unwell. Is it possible to extend that fast-track procedure for people who may not be terminally unwell, but who are obviously disabled and in need of benefit, such as those who have had a stroke? Perhaps...
  • Personal Independence Payments — [Mr David Crausby in the Chair] 25 Nov 2014

    It is a pleasure, Mr Crausby, to serve under your chairmanship this afternoon. I am grateful to have been granted this debate on the processing of personal independence payments. As in the constituencies of many of my colleagues, concern about the time taken to process PIP payments has been significant in my constituency. Several cases that have been brought to my attention are both shocking...
  • Personal Independence Payments — [Mr David Crausby in the Chair] 25 Nov 2014

    I entirely agree with my hon. Friend. The crux of the problem is delay, not only in the assessment programme, but in giving the money. I will speak about a constituent in a similar situation to that of her constituent. A recent Scope research paper shows that the costs add up to an extra 550 a month. Some costs cannot be avoided, but disabled people too often continue to pay over the...

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Labour MP for Bolton South East

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

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

Currently held offices

  • Member, High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill (Commons)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee
  • Member, Justice Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • 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)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Nov 2014.

6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Unitas Communications
Address of donor: Palmerston House, 80-84, Old Street, London EC1V 9NN
Amount of donation (or estimate of probable value):  flights, accommodation etc with a value of £1,847.98
Destination of visit: Washington, DC,
Date of visit: 10-14 October 2013
Purpose of visit: To attend and speak at Conference, and chair a seminar
(Registered 12 December 2013)

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