This data was produced by TheyWorkForYou from a variety of sources.
Former Labour MP for Burton
- Entered Parliament on 1 May 1997 — General election
- Left Parliament on 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election
- Majority: 1,421 votes. — 589th out of 643 MPs.
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Janet Dean voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted strongly against a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted very strongly for the hunting ban. votes
- Voted strongly for a smoking ban. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted against replacing Trident. votes
- Voted very strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum system. votes
Read about how the voting record is decided.
- Hardly ever rebels against their party in their last parliament.
Most recent appearances
- Written Answers — Culture Media and Sport: Sports: Training (6 Apr 2010)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport by what means the national sporting governing bodies plan to undertake their consultation on the review of the UK Coaching Certificate; and what partner organisations in each sport each governing body plans to support.”
- Written Answers — Culture Media and Sport: Swimming: Training (30 Mar 2010)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how much funding his Department has allocated to the Amateur Swimming Association for the provision of free swimming teacher training courses in each local authority in the last two years.”
- Zimbabwe — [Mrs. Janet Dean in the Chair] (24 Mar 2010)
“Order. We must now move on to the next debate.”
Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site. (More about this)
- Has spoken in 9 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 18 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 84.32% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 3 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 43 people are tracking this MP.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 76 times in debates — well below 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||£15,610 (417th)||£17,261 (457th)||£18,011 (443rd)||£14,701||£13,238 (519th)||£15,370 (461st)||£15,900 (500th)||£11,601 (528th)|
|Office running costs||£14,989 (431st)||£11,816 (549th)||£17,663 (488th)||£20,311||£13,469 (543rd)||£17,271 (518th)||£13,745 (575th)||£9,013 (548th)|
|Staffing costs||£87,907 (482nd)||£83,932 (443rd)||£79,902 (450th)||£72,846||£71,760 (263rd)||£68,023 (joint 228th with 71 others)||£65,293 (279th)||£51,758 (128th)|
|Communications Allowance||£10,443 (160th)||£7,885 (336th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£4,583 (466th)1||£5,004 (joint 464th with 1 other)2||£4,710 (482nd)||£3,671||£5,657 (512th)||£5,025 (522nd)||£5,519 (504th)||£3,675 (532nd)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£276 (253rd)||£50 (joint 409th with 1 other)||£464 (231st)||£0||£379 (305th)||£534 (256th)||£308 (331st)||£528 (232nd)|
|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||£6,099 (114th)||£1,216 (147th)||£1,261 (joint 205th with 1 other)||£1,261||£1,115 (253rd)||£1,295 (159th)||£1,387 (189th)||£1,898 (85th)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£2,938 (246th)||£4,150 (185th)||£3,005||£2,893 (280th)||£3,183 (243rd)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,472 (29th)||£1,283 (joint 48th with 1 other)||£1,140||£1,970 (joint 127th with 5 others)||£1,970 (joint 120th with 5 others)||£1,970 (joint 119th with 5 others)||£1,970 (joint 114th with 5 others)|
|Other Costs||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£4,078 (39th)||£0|
|Total||£139,906 (456th)||£131,574 (517th)||£127,444 (489th)||£116,935||£110,481 (541st)||£112,671 (472nd)||£108,200 (437th)||£80,443 (480th)|