Andy McDonald’s voting in Parliament
Andy McDonald is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
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Andy McDonald consistently voted for fixed periods between parliamentary elections, while most Labour MPs generally voted against.
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Negligence and Damages Bill - 2nd reading – Andy McDonald.
Some 80% of passengers entitled to a refund when their train is cancelled or delayed make no claim, largely because train operating companies make claiming too difficult. To improve passenger compensation arrangements, the Office of Rail and Road recommended that the provisions of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 should apply to rail. This month, however, the Government have further delayed...
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what powers Rail North has in relation to the Northern and TransPennine Express franchises.
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Labour MP for Middlesbrough
Entered the House of Commons on 30 November 2012 — Byelection
Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Communities and Local Government
- HM Treasury
- Department for Transport
- Rail North
- National Insurance Contributions Office: Newcastle Upon Tyne
- Welfare Tax Credits: Telephone Services
- Railways: Industrial Disputes
- Curzon Institute
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Transport) (since 7 Jan 2016)
- Member, Justice Committee (since 26 Oct 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Justice 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: 18 Apr 2016.
Name of donor: Unite the union
Address of donor: Unite House, 128 Theobalds Road, Holborn, London, WC1X 8TN
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Travel valued at £474.24
Destination of visit: Bologna, Italy
Date of visit: 23 October 2015
Purpose of visit: To visit and meet with workers and Union representatives at a Bologna steelworks to assess their experiences of the crisis in the steel industry in Europe and their government’s response and action
(Registered 17 November 2015
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 £758.72
Destination of visit: West Bank
Date of visit: 15–19 February 2016
Purpose of visit: fact finding visit organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians.
(Registered 26 February 2016)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Residential property in Middlesbrough: (i). (Registered 28 December 2012
Solicitor (not currently employed as such). (Registered 28 December 2012)
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