Roger Godsiff’s voting in Parliament
Roger Godsiff is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
However, Roger Godsiff sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Roger Godsiff almost always voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Roger Godsiff generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Roger Godsiff generally voted against smoking bans, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Roger Godsiff generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Roger Godsiff generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether (a) the Oil and Gas Authority and (b) his Department carried out an assessment on the potential effect on the climate of the development of the Alligin oil field before granting permission for that field to be developed.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, pursuant to the Answer of 5 November 2018 to Question 184876 on North Sea Oil, what assessment he has made of the effect of continued investment in new oil and gas on compliance with the timeframes set by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change for the transition to a low-carbon economy.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, pursuant to the Answer of 6 November 2018 to Question 186935 on Carbon Budgets: Climate Change, whether the Committee on Climate Change’s response to the IPCC report on 1.5 degrees will be permitted to include recommendations on amending the UK's third, fourth and fifth carbon budgets.
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Labour MP for Birmingham, Hall Green
Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election
Also represented Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath; Birmingham Small Heath
Topics of interest
Roger Godsiff campaigned to leave the European Union
- Department of Health
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office
- Work and Pensions
- Medical Records: Databases
- Employment and Support Allowance
- Social Security Benefits
- Personal Independence Payment
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: All-Party Parliamentary China Group (with sponsorship from John Swire
& Sons, HSBC
, City of London, Cambridge Assessment, Arup, and EDF Energy
Address of donor: House of Commons
, London SW1A 0AA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights £908.56; accommodation £540.62; food and drink £67.12; meeting and hospitality expenses (inc. interpretation, venue hire) £110.84; total £1,627.14
Destination of visit: China (Guangdong and Guangxi
Dates of visit: 6 – 10 November 2017
Purpose of visit: To strengthen relations between the UK Parliament
and the National People’s Congress of China; to support British businesses operating in China; and to deepen the understanding of parliamentarians of China.
(Registered 20 November 2017)
Name of donor: Election Commission of the Maldives
Address of donor: 5th Floor, Ports Complex, Hilaalee Magu, Malé, Rep of Maldives
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For me and my wife, travel, accommodation and hospitality with a total value of £8,275.66
Destination of visit: Maldives
Dates of visit: 21-28 August 2018
Purpose of visit: To observe preparations for the Presidential Election held on 23 September 2018.
(Registered 26 October 2018)
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