Dan Jarvis

MP, Barnsley Central

Barnsley Central Labour

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How Dan Jarvis voted
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  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
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Dan Jarvis hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Health: Apprentices 11 Sep 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what discussions he and Ministers in his Department have had with Ministers in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills on the proposed reform of apprenticeships; what effect those discussions will have on his Department's projects and the work of their supply chain; and whether officials in his Department sit on programme boards managing the...
  • Written Answers — Health: Drugs: Young People 11 Sep 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate he has made of the number of young people hospitalised as a result of legal highs in each year since May 2010.
  • Written Answers — Culture Media and Sport: Football: Homophobia 11 Sep 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what estimate he has made of the number of homophobic incidents that have occurred in professional football in each year since 2010; and what steps he is taking to improve access to football for LGBT people.

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Labour MP for Barnsley Central

Entered House of Commons on 4 March 2011 — Byelection

Topics of interest

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Justice
  • Health
  • Education
  • Defence
  • Arts
  • Design Services
  • Young Offenders
  • Apprentices
  • Public Libraries

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Justice)

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 29 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 356 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 73.40% 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 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 119 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Dan Jarvis’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 70 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Received £600 from ITV Services Ltd, Quay Street, Manchester, M60 9EA for appearance on University Challenge on 23 December 2013. Hours: 3 hrs. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 7 January 2014)
4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Barnsley Central Constituency Labour Party
(a) Address of donor: c/o 9 Mary Ann Close, Cundy Cross, Barnsley S71 5RA
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: money raised at a fundraising event on 8 October 2013 for the benefit of Barnsley Central CLP and one other Constituency Labour Party, in support of myself and the prospective parliamentary candidate in that constituency. The total raised was £8,664, which included no individual registrable donations, and Barnsley Central CLP received £4,332.
(a) Donor status: unincorporated association
(a) (Registered 31 October 2013)

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