Jeff Ennis

Former Labour MP for Barnsley East and Mexborough

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Recent appearances

  • Energy and Climate Change: Carbon Capture and Storage 8 Apr 2010

    What progress has been made in the establishment of a carbon capture and storage demonstration plant in South Yorkshire.
  • Energy and Climate Change: Carbon Capture and Storage 8 Apr 2010

    I thank the Minister for that very positive reply. The development of coal power stations with equipment to provide CCS is essential to the future of this country. Does my hon. Friend agree that, with its rich heritage in heavy engineering and innovation, South Yorkshire is well placed to lead the world in the development of CCS?
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Colombia: Human Rights 30 Mar 2010

    To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make representations to the Colombian authorities on the recent assassination of Colombian human rights defender Jhonny Hurtado and its effects on the human rights situation in that country.

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Former Labour MP for Barnsley East and Mexborough

Entered the House of Commons on 12 December 1996 — unknown

Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election

Also represented Barnsley East


Topics of interest

  • Trade and Industry
  • Health
  • Education and Skills
  • Work and Pensions
  • Treasury
  • Miners' Compensation
  • Healthy Start Scheme
  • Higher Education
  • Industrial Diseases: Compensation
  • Colombia: Human Rights

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) ( 8 Dec 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) ( 8 Dec 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Edward Miliband, Secretary of State), Department for Energy and Climate Change (16 Oct 2008 to 30 Dec 2008)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Edward Miliband, Minister of State (Cabinet)), Cabinet Office (16 Jul 2007 to 16 Oct 2008)
  • PPS (Edward Miliband, Minister of State (Cabinet)), Cabinet Office (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Education & Skills Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 7 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Draft Gambling Bill (Joint Committee) (28 May 2004 to 21 Sep 2004)
  • Member, Education & Skills Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
As Joint Chair of the All-Party Racing and Bloodstock Group I have been given a badge by the Race Course Association (RCA) for 2009 which gives access to most race meetings. (Registered 1 1March 2009)
As non-executive director of Doncaster Racecourse Management Committee Ltd I have been given two badges which give access to the seven Arena Leisure racecourses in England. (Registered 11 March 2009)
6. Overseas visits
24-31 May 2009, to Vietnam as member of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Vietnam, to further co-operation with our counterpart parliamentary group. The cost of external and internal flights and accommodation was paid by the Group's registered sponsors, Premier Oil and the University of Central Lancashire. The National Assembly of Vietnam paid for ground travel costs and some hospitality. (Registered 9 June 2009)
Name of donor: Justice for Colombia
Address of donor: 9 Arkwright Road, Hampstead, London NW3 6AB.
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1600 (all costs were borne by the donor).
Destination of visit: Colombia
Date of visit: 29 November to 6 December 2009
Purpose of visit: meetings with Government officials, opposition politicians, trade unionists and human rights' lawyers to highlight the issue of human rights in Colombia.
(Registered 5 January 2010)

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