Owen Smith’s voting in Parliament
Owen Smith is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Owen Smith’s votes.
Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
Generally voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
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Owen Smith occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament
To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, how many people aged between 18 and 21 are designated as homeless in (a) Wales, (b) England and (c) Scotland.
To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate he has made of the level of change in applications for rent-a-room tax relief as a result of changes introduced in the Summer Budget 2015.
To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many (a) households and (b) individuals have (i) applied for and (ii) received rent-a-room relief in each year since 2010.
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Labour MP for Pontypridd
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- HM Treasury
- Work and Pensions
- Departmental Procurement
- Child Care
- Departmental Meetings
Currently held offices
- Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (since 14 Sep 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (14 May 2012 to 14 Sep 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Wales) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 28 Nov 2011)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 28 Sep 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: Unite the union
Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TN
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: campaign items; print material to a value of £5,000
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 05 June 2015)
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