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Former Labour MP for Hendon
- Entered Parliament on 1 May 1997 — General election
- Left Parliament on 12 April 2010 — General election (stood again)
- Majority: 2,699 votes. — 530th out of 643 MPs.
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Andrew Dismore voted on key issues since 2001:
- Has never voted on replacing Trident. votes
- Voted strongly for the hunting ban. votes
- Voted for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted strongly for a smoking ban. votes
- Voted against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted very strongly against a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted strongly for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted moderately for introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted strongly for university tuition fees. votes
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- Sometimes rebels against their party in their last parliament.
Most recent appearances
- Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Middle East: Armed Conflict (8 Apr 2010)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what recent representations he has made to (a) the government of Iran and (b) the Palestinian Authority on the fate of the missing Israeli service personnel; and if he will make a statement.”
- Opposition Day — [5th Allotted Day]: Health Care in London (9 Mar 2010)
“The Minister of State, Department of Health, made it pretty clear earlier that Whittington A and E department is safe. Will my hon. Friend make the same pledge regarding the Royal Free?”
- Crime and Security Bill: New Clause 1 — Retention, destruction and use of fingerprints and samples (8 Mar 2010)
“I rise to speak to my Committee's report on this part of the Bill and the amendments in my name that have been tabled on behalf of that Committee. We have had extensive correspondence with my right hon. Friend the Minister and his predecessors on the retention of DNA, most recently, of course, in light of the Marper case. It might be useful to remind Members of what the Grand Chamber said in...”
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- Has spoken in 53 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 216 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 86.26% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 31 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above 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.
- 86 people are tracking this MP.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1037 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 12 Apr 2010. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source). Read 2004/05 – 2008/09 and 1st quarter 2009/10 receipts.
|Type||2008/09 (ranking out of 647)||2007/08 (ranking out of 645)||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05 (ranking out of 659)||2003/04 (ranking out of 658)||2002/03 (ranking out of 657)||2001/02 (ranking out of 657)|
|Staying away from main home||£2,927 (574th)||£3,815 (581st)||£4,295 (581st)||£5,249||£5,067 (598th)||£9,328 (572nd)||£19,028 (362nd)||£15,343 (316th)|
|Office running costs||£25,480 (48th)||£21,377 (135th)||£24,235 (118th)||£19,965||£19,325 (joint 11th with 77 others)||£18,798 (joint 192nd with 12 others)||£18,231 (joint 196th with 6 others)||£18,678 (212th)|
|Staffing costs||£95,920 (302nd)||£90,457 (196th)||£81,887 (405th)||£85,760||£77,534 (joint 77th with 6 others)||£74,935 (44th)||£72,214 (35th)||£50,775 (joint 150th with 1 other)|
|Communications Allowance||£10,388 (179th)||£9,930 (joint 161st with 1 other)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£5,119 (440th)1||£3,644 (529th)2||£4,526 (joint 489th with 1 other)||£5,274||£5,350 (523rd)||£3,203 (585th)||£4,959 (531st)||£3,277 (550th)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£6,935 (51st)||£752 (joint 338th with 2 others)||£8,480 (3rd)||£12,268||£11,347 (4th)||£12,091 (1st)||£10,989 (1st)||£8,669 (1st)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£6,205 (1st)||£20,665 (6th)||£25,146||£20,762 (11th)||£26,664 (2nd)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,265 (joint 232nd with 3 others)||£1,058 (joint 320th with 22 others)||£877||£1,862 (joint 382nd with 2 others)||£1,862 (joint 376th with 2 others)||£1,862 (joint 366th with 2 others)||£1,862 (joint 341st with 2 others)|
|Other Costs||£0||£0||£0||£0||£11,121 (13th)||£769 (73rd)||£0||£0|
|Total||£146,769 (364th)||£137,445 (442nd)||£145,146 (173rd)||£154,539||£152,368 (18th)||£147,650 (9th)||£127,283 (50th)||£98,604 (110th)|