Fabian Hamilton

MP, Leeds North East

Leeds North East Labour

Fabian Hamilton’s voting in Parliament

Fabian Hamilton is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Fabian Hamilton sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Fabian Hamilton generally voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Fabian Hamilton generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Fabian Hamilton has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Equitable Life Policyholders: Compensation 23 Mar 2017

    I thank the Minister for giving way because I realise that time is short. I spoke earlier about Icesave and the £50,000 maximum compensation ceiling. Those who lost money with Icesave and other collapsed banks in 2008 received up to £50,000. Given that most of the investments in Equitable Life totalled around £45,000, will the Minister consider looking at those particular...
  • Equitable Life Policyholders: Compensation 23 Mar 2017

    It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Harrow East (Bob Blackman), with whom I have worked for the past few years as—I should declare this—the co-chair of the all-party group on justice for Equitable Life policyholders. I am very sad that after so many years of debating this issue in this House, we are back once again talking about the continuing losses suffered by...
  • Equitable Life Policyholders: Compensation 23 Mar 2017

    Indeed, I do agree, and I will go on to say something about that, but there is also a third dimension, which is that we have a moral duty to ensure that the Equitable Life policyholders are compensated. How have we arrived at this situation at this point in time, 17 years after Equitable closed its doors to new investors, and seven years after the previous Government promised to ensure that...

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Labour MP for Leeds North East

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

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Topics of interest

Fabian Hamilton campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Defence
  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Departmental Pay
  • Aviation
  • Data Protection
  • RAF Menwith Hill
  • Telephone Services

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Defence) (since 10 Oct 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (since 10 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (7 Jan 2016 to 4 Jul 2016)
  • Member, International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (1 Oct 2015 to 27 Jan 2016)
  • Chair, International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (14 Jul 2015 to 1 Oct 2015)
  • Member, International Development Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 8 Feb 2016)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (25 Jun 2015 to 11 Jan 2016)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (24 Jun 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, International Development Committee (4 Feb 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (30 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (8 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (10 Mar 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Administration Committee (28 Jul 1997 to 11 May 2001)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my spouse, Rosemary Hamilton, as a part time caseworker. (Registered 30 January 2017)

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