Sarah Champion

MP, Rotherham

Rotherham Labour

Sarah Champion’s voting in Parliament

Sarah Champion is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Sarah Champion’s votes.

  • Generally voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Almost always voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Generally voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Almost always voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes

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Sarah Champion hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Office: Offences against Children 9 Feb 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to paragraph 14 of the document Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation, published by the Government in March 2015, when her Department plans to consider an extension of the offence of wilful neglect.
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Offences against Children 5 Feb 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many grants have been issued to organisations supporting victims and survivors of child sexual exploitation as part of the 7 million provision referred to in the report, Tackling Sexual Exploitation, published in March 2015; what the size of those grants has been; and which organisations received such grants.
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Offences against Children 5 Feb 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to paragraph 37 of the document Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation, published by the Government in March 2015, what progress her Department has made on the establishment of a national task force of specialist professionals to support local authorities where child sexual exploitation is a particular concern.

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Profile

Labour MP for Rotherham

Entered the House of Commons on 30 November 2012 — Byelection

Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Home Office
  • Education
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Probation
  • Asylum: Children
  • Prisons: Restraint Techniques
  • NHS: Finance
  • Offenders: Rehabilitation

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Home Office) (since 18 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Transport Committee (10 Dec 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 Dec 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY:
Received £200 for completing a questionnaire. Hours: 90 mins. (Registered 16 February 2015)
28 August 2015, received £200 for completing a survey. Hours: approx. 1 hr 30 mins. (Registered 07 September 2015)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Fundraiser organized by myself and another Labour MP
Address of donor: n/a

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,706.83 was raised of which I received £3,706.83 for my General Election funds

Date of receipt: 13 November 2014

Date of acceptance: 13 November 2014

Donor status: n/a

(Registered 04 December 2014)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Medical Aid for Palestinians
Address of donor: 33a Islington Park Street, London N1 1QB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and transport; total value £1,300

Date of visit: 31 August-4 September 2015

Destination: West Bank and Israel

Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit to the West Bank and Israel organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians. (Registered 09 September 2015)

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