Ann Coffey’s voting in Parliament
This is a selection of Ann Coffey’s votes.
Generally voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 12 votes against, 6 absences, between 2012–2018
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
88 votes for, 12 votes against, 42 absences, between 2006–2019
Almost always voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
7 votes for, 1 vote against, 3 absences, between 1999–2016
Almost always voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 6 votes against, 2 absences, between 2010–2019
Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
2 votes for, 1 vote against, 3 absences, between 2010–2016
Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2010
Last updated: 4 Sep 2019.
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Sexual and criminal exploitation of missing looked after children – Ann Coffey.
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what progress he has made on implementing the recommendations of the United Nations General Assembly of 17 December 2018 on the Rights of the Child; and if he will make a statement.
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate he has made of the number of looked-after children who were taken into care as a result of their mother receiving a custodial sentence in each of the last five years.
More of Ann Coffey’s recent appearances
Independent MP for Stockport
Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election
Party was Labour until 17 Feb 2019
Topics of interest
Ann Coffey campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Ministry of Justice
- Department for Education
- Home Department
- Children in Care
- Departmental Marketing
- Children: Care Homes
- Registered Intermediaries
- Missing Persons
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)
- Member, Committee on Issue of Privilege (Police Searches on Parliamentary Estate) (13 Jul 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Alistair Darling, Chancellor of the Exchequer), HM Treasury (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jan 2009)
- PPS (Rt Hon Alistair Darling, Secretary of State), Department of Trade and Industry (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Alistair Darling, Secretary of State), Scotland Office (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
- PPS (Rt Hon Alistair Darling, Secretary of State), Department for Transport (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
- Member, Accommodation and works Committee (10 Feb 2005 to 11 Apr 2005)
- PPS (Rt Hon Alistair Darling, Secretary of State), Department for Transport (13 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (9 Feb 2000 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Health) (1 Jun 1996 to 1 Jun 1997)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Health) (1 Jan 1996 to 1 Jan 1997)
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jan 1995 to 1 Jan 1996)
- Member, Trade & Industry Committee (9 Feb 1993 to 27 Nov 1995)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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