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Labour MP for Tottenham
- Entered Parliament on 22 June 2000 — Byelection
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How David Lammy voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted moderately against a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted moderately for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted moderately for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted moderately for a smoking ban. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees. votes
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly for the hunting ban. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Business, Innovation and Skills, Culture Media and Sport, Work and Pensions, Home Department, Justice
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Students: Finance, Gambling, London Metropolitan University, Social Security Benefits: Greater London, Young Offenders
(based on written questions asked by David Lammy and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Education and Skills Bill Committee (19 out of 20)
- Gender Recognition Bill Committee (6 out of 6)
- Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, etc.) Bill Committee (10 out of 13)
- Mental Capacity Bill Committee (12 out of 12)
- Armed Forces (Pensions and Compensation) Bill Committee (3 out of 6)
- Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill Committee (10 out of 23)
- Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Bill Committee (8 out of 10)
- International Criminal Court Bill Committee (10 out of 10)
- Finance Bill Committee (3 out of 7)
- Criminal Defence Service (Advice and Assistance) Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
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- Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 99 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 62.50% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 19 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 516 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 7 May 2013. 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||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£12,041 (537th)||£13,222 (558th)||£0|
|London costs||£2,916 (joint 1st with 49 others)||£2,812 (joint 1st with 47 others)||£2,712 (joint 1st with 46 others)||£2,613||£1,618 (joint 1st with 118 others)||£1,574 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,281 (joint 104th with 6 others)||£0|
|Office running costs||£14,484 (449th)||£18,828 (301st)||£24,282 (115th)||£19,945||£16,847 (418th)||£18,607 (joint 382nd with 2 others)||£18,234 (joint 1st with 183 others)||£4,627 (624th)|
|Staffing costs||£107,914 (31st)||£93,013 (102nd)||£83,397 (356th)||£84,112||£79,941 (45th)||£74,985 (joint 8th with 27 others)||£72,196 (36th)||£62,444 (11th)|
|Communications Allowance||£7,998 (367th)||£9,874 (173rd)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£1,248 (607th)1||£1,485 (602nd)2||£342 (630th)||£1,673||£1,320 (635th)||£924 (joint 637th with 2 others)||£2,255 (612th)||£2,422 (584th)|
|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||£5,374 (157th)||£1,427 (joint 107th with 1 other)||£1,613 (140th)||£1,592||£2,705 (64th)||£1,098 (224th)||£1,376 (192nd)||£1,258 (joint 241st with 1 other)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£4,475 (105th)||£2,365 (358th)||£2,705||£3,479 (220th)||£3,245 (236th)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,310 (joint 167th with 2 others)||£1,125 (joint 205th with 11 others)||£0||£1,916 (273rd)||£1,916 (269th)||£1,916 (joint 264th with 1 other)||£1,916 (joint 250th with 1 other)|
|Other Costs||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£5,257 (27th)||£3,215 (15th)|
|Total||£139,934 (455th)||£133,224 (497th)||£115,836 (581st)||£112,640||£107,826 (571st)||£114,390 (435th)||£115,737 (262nd)||£75,882 (535th)|