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Labour MP for Stretford and Urmston
- Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (since 7 Oct 2013) (note about dates)
- Entered Parliament on 6 May 2010 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Kate Green voted on key issues:
- Voted very strongly against university tuition fees. votes
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted for a smoking ban. votes
- Has never voted on replacing Trident. votes
- Has never voted on Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted against automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted for more EU integration. votes
- Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Work and Pensions, Treasury, Justice, Education, Business, Innovation and Skills
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Housing Benefit, Children: Maintenance, Equality, Capita, Personal Independence Payment
(based on written questions asked by Kate Green and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- MARRIAGE (SAME SEX COUPLES) BILL Committee (13 out of 13)
- Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Bill Committee (8 out of 8)
- Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims (Amendment) bill Committee (0 out of 1)
- Welfare Reform Bill Committee (26 out of 26)
- Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders bill Committee (18 out of 18)
- Legislation (Territorial Extent) Bill Committee (0 out of 2)
- Public Services (Social Enterprise and Social Value) Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
- Written Answers — Health: Gender Recognition (9 Dec 2013)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what his Department's policy is on access to gender reassignment services; (2) what NHS expenditure on gender reassignment treatment and advice was in (a) 2005, (b) 2010 and (c) 2013; (3) what estimate he has made of the average time spent on waiting lists for gender reassignment in (a) North West England and (b) England in each of the last...”
- Business of the House: Autumn Statement (5 Dec 2013)
“One in four families with children is headed by a lone parent, and those are the children who are likely to face the greatest risk of poverty. They do not choose their own family circumstances, and, of course, they will not benefit at all from the Chancellor’s married couples tax break. Will he consider again whether there might be better and fairer ways of spending that £700...”
- Written Answers — Justice: Forest Bank Prison (5 Dec 2013)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many contract failures there have been at HM Prison Forest Bank in each year since it opened; what those failures were; and what financial penalties were attached to each such failure.”
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- Has spoken in 94 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 130 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has voted in 78.70% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 5 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 240 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 25 Nov 2013. More about the Register