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Former Labour MP for Scunthorpe
- Also represented Glanford and Scunthorpe
- Entered Parliament on 11 June 1987 — General election
- Left Parliament on 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election
- Majority: 8,963 votes. — 150th out of 643 MPs.
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Elliot Morley voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted a mixture of for and against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted moderately for a smoking ban. votes
- Voted strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Has never voted on automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Has never voted on encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted strongly for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted moderately against a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted very strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly for the hunting ban. votes
- Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party in their last parliament.
Most recent appearances
- Written Answers — Olympics: Olympic Games 2012: Food (10 Feb 2010)
“To ask the Minister for the Olympics (1) if she will direct the London Organising Committee for the Olympic Games to ensure that over half of the chicken and egg products on sale at the London 2012 Olympic Games are procured from producers which adhere to high animal welfare standards; (2) if she will require catering outlets and franchises awarded contracts for the London 2012 Olympic...”
- Written Answers — Justice: Hunting Act 2004: Prosecutions (4 Feb 2010)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many (a) prosecutions, (b) convictions and (c) cautions there were in 2008 for offences under the Hunting Act 2004.”
- Compensation Act 2006 (Amendment): New Clause 22 — Social tariffs (2 Feb 2010) has video
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- Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 65.61% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 6 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below 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.
- 24 people are tracking this MP.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1173 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||£15,881 (414th)||£19,140 (415th)||£22,110 (joint 1st with 183 others)||£18,864||£20,902 (joint 1st with 187 others)||£18,069 (371st)||£19,722 (joint 1st with 230 others)||£15,710 (joint 261st with 1 other)|
|London costs||£0||£0||£0||£0||£1,618 (joint 1st with 118 others)||£1,574 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,527 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,227 (joint 1st with 81 others)|
|Office running costs||£21,308 (158th)||£18,302 (333rd)||£21,958 (185th)||£19,884||£18,668 (joint 288th with 1 other)||£14,167 (587th)||£15,586 (534th)||£8,004 (573rd)|
|Staffing costs||£84,177 (534th)||£87,457 (332nd)||£76,241 (538th)||£77,275||£58,486 (618th)||£61,686 (571st)||£50,313 (621st)||£33,990 (601st)|
|Communications Allowance||£11,537 (113th)||£6,013 (412th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£10,473 (182nd)1||£11,277 (171st)2||£12,606 (120th)||£11,487||£11,289 (294th)||£9,826 (330th)||£9,478 (348th)||£9,588 (236th)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£34 (joint 397th with 2 others)||£158 (343rd)||£430 (239th)||£466||£0||£935 (joint 172nd with 1 other)||£546 (245th)||£510 (238th)|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£611 (180th)||£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||£2,568 (432nd)||£465 (joint 511th with 3 others)||£589 (483rd)||£328||£335 (joint 578th with 1 other)||£310 (592nd)||£479 (572nd)||£369 (599th)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£1,345 (503rd)||£1,424 (518th)||£1,045||£1,200 (543rd)||£1,107 (546th)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,216 (joint 303rd with 1 other)||£1,120 (218th)||£0||£1,557 (560th)||£1,557 (544th)||£1,557 (519th)||£1,557 (441st)|
|Total||£146,589 (367th)||£145,373 (joint 347th with 1 other)||£136,478 (351st)||£129,349||£114,055 (502nd)||£109,231 (520th)||£99,208 (551st)||£70,955 (589th)|