Dan Jarvis

Former MP, Barnsley Central

Barnsley Central Labour

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How Dan Jarvis voted
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  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
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Dan Jarvis hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Former Labour MP for Barnsley Central

Entered House of Commons on 4 March 2011 — Byelection

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Justice
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Health
  • Education
  • Arts
  • Design Services
  • Youth Custody
  • Young Offenders
  • Apprentices

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (since 7 Oct 2013)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (21 Mar 2011 to 24 Oct 2011)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 34 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 428 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 72.15% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 116 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 82 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
14 May 2014, received payment of £150 from BBC Contributor Payments, PO Box 480, Manchester M14 0EL, for appearance on ‘Any Questions’ on 25 April 2014. Hours: 6 hrs including travel, preparation and recording. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 10 June 2014)
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London S1P 3JA. Fees paid direct to charity:
£75 received on 5 March 2014 for survey completed on 27 January 2014. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 10 June 2014)
£75 received on 24 April 2014 for survey completed on 14 March 2014. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 10 June 2014)
£70 received on 6 Jun 2014 for survey completed on 19 May 2014. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 16 June 2014)
£75 received on 29 July 2014 for survey completed on 6 Jun 2014. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 14 October 2014)
£90 received on 22 August 2014 for survey completed on 19 March 2014. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 14 October 2014)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT. Fees paid directly to local charities:
£80 received on 4 June 2014 for survey completed on 15 May 2014. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 16 June 2014)

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