Jeff Smith’s voting in Parliament
Jeff Smith is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
However, Jeff Smith sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Jeff Smith generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against.
Jeff Smith generally voted against more powers for local councils, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
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Jeff Smith has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many fines have been issued for claiming free prescriptions without a valid exemption certificate in each (a) month and (b) year since the NHS Business Services Authority began checking eligibility for free prescriptions in September 2014.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many patients are registered at each GP surgery in Manchester, Withington constituency; what the capacity of each of those surgeries is; and how many of those surgeries are oversubscribed.
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, with reference to the Answer of 1 March 2016 to Question 27610, on Volkswagen, what response he has received from Volkswagen on the difference in compensation offered to US and UK customers.
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Labour MP for Manchester, Withington
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
- Department for Education
- Department of Health
- Department for Business
- Innovation and Skills
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Department for International Development
- Mediterranean Sea: Refugees
- Mental Health Services: Offenders
- General Practitioners: Manchester Withington
- Faith Schools: Admissions
- Schools: Admissions
Currently held offices
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (since 18 Sep 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 16 May 2016.
1. Employment and earnings
I received the following payments for my role as a Councillor for Manchester City Council, Albert Square, Manchester M60 2LA:
15 May 2015
, received £988.66 for services performed between 1 May 2015 and 11 May 2015. Hours: 60 hrs. (Registered 04 June 2015
Name of donor: Hong Kong Government
Address of donor: c/o Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, 18 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3JA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): accommodation (£1,768.28), flights (£8,430.19), transport (£237.59) and expenses (£57.01) with a total value of £10,493.07
Destination of visit: Hong Kong
Date of visit: 25-29 January 2016
Purpose of visit: as a member of the APPG
on China, to maintain bilateral ties; support British businesses operating in Hong Kong; and deepen the knowledge of parliamentarians of Hong Kong’s political, social and economic development.
(Registered 17 March 2016
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