Ian Lavery’s voting in Parliament
Ian Lavery is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
However, Ian Lavery sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Ian Lavery consistently voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
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I thank the Minister for an amicable meeting last week about HMP Northumberland. The common denominator throughout the whole prison estate across the country is simply a lack of manpower. That is causing the violence—whether it be prisoner on prisoner or prisoner on staff—mental health issues and the problems with alcohol, “spice” or whatever. The Minister has said...
Will the Minister give way?
I thank the Minister for allowing the intervention. She mentioned the fact that we will probably be fully operational by April 2017. Will she guarantee the people of the north-east that she will take action to ensure that the NEAS will look after the people in our area in the intervening period?
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Labour MP for Wansbeck
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- Department for Transport
- Work and Pensions
- Rio Tinto Group
- Prison Service
- Revenue and Customs
- East Coast Railway Line
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (since 18 Sep 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
- Member, Draft Deregulation Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2013 to 11 Dec 2013)
- Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 24 Oct 2011)
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 16 May 2016.
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: RMT
Address of donor: 39 Chalton Street, London NW1 1JD
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000, received and accepted on 12 March 2015
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 05 June 2015
Name of donor: Fire Brigades Union
Address of donor: Bradley House, 68 Coombe Road, Kingston upon Thames KT2 7AE
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 received and accepted on 5 April 2015
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 05 June 2015)
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and subsistence with a value of £1,780.97
Destination of visit: Qatar
Date of visit: 19-23 January 2016
Purpose of visit: fact finding visit to migrant labour camps in the country.
(Registered 04 March 2016
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Hilary Lavery, as Senior Secretary.
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