Kate Hoey’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Kate Hoey sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Kate Hoey consistently voted against the hunting ban, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey almost always voted against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey almost always voted against introducing foundation hospitals, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against introducing ID cards, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey almost always voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey almost always voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against Labour's anti-terrorism laws, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted for a transparent Parliament, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against a right to remain for EU nationals already in living in the UK, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against more EU integration, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House 17 Jan 2019

    The Leader of the House will be aware of the deteriorating and serious situation in Zimbabwe: the internet was deliberately stopped by the Government for three days; roads, schools and banks are closed; hundreds of people have been arrested; and there is complete silence, as people cannot communicate with each other. Will she ask the Foreign Secretary to make a statement? I have tried to get...
  • European Union (Withdrawal) Act: [9th Allotted Day] 15 Jan 2019

    It is a pleasure to follow the right hon. Member for Esher and Walton (Dominic Raab), and I fully agreed with most of what he said. It is with sadness that I am going to have to vote against this withdrawal agreement, because I had hoped that I would be able to support it, because I am one of the few Labour MPs who genuinely wants to leave the EU and one of a somewhat larger group of Labour...
  • European Union (Withdrawal) Act: [9th Allotted Day] 15 Jan 2019

    My hon. Friend is absolutely right. The people, many of whom voted remain, will just not understand why we should even think of a second referendum when we have not implemented the result of the first. As I was saying, whatever happens after tonight, the UK must leave the EU at the end of March to implement and honour the will of the British people. I trust our Prime Minister on this. I have...

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Labour MP for Vauxhall

Entered the House of Commons on 15 June 1989 — unknown

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Topics of interest

Kate Hoey campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Zimbabwe
  • European Constitution
  • Departmental Staff
  • Playing Fields
  • Correspondence

Currently held offices

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 30 Oct 2017)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (15 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (1 Mar 2004 to 17 Jul 2005)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of National Heritage) (Sport) (29 Jul 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (28 Jul 1998 to 29 Jul 1999)
  • Member, Social Security Committee (27 Jun 1994 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Women) (1 Jun 1992 to 1 Jun 1993)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 41 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Kate Hoey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 44 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 50.34% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 592 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
15 December 2017, payment of £500 from Studio Sixty Billion, Unit 438, Metal Box Factory, 30 Great Guildford Street, London SE1 0HS, for appearing on Sam Delaney’s News Thing. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 09 January 2018)
20 November 2018, received £500 from Associated Newspapers, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT, for an article. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 18 December 2018)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Fire Brigades Union (FBU)
Address of donor: Bradley House, 68 Coombe Road, Kingston-upon-Thames KT2 7AE

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the administration and coordination of the FBU Parliamentary Group, of which I am the Chair, provided by Union Services (Parliamentary Consultancy) between 1 April 2017 and 31 March 2018, value £16,464

Date received: 11 July 2017

Date accepted: 11 July 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 20 July 2017)
Name of donor: Fire Brigades Union (FBU)
Address of donor: Bradley House, 68 Coombe Road, Kingston-upon-Thames KT2 7AE

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the administration and coordination of the FBU Parliamentary Group, of which I am the Chair, provided by Union Services (Parliamentary Consultancy) between 1 April 2018 and 31 March 2019, value £16,957

Date received: 1 April 2018

Date accepted: 1 April 2018

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 10 April 2018)

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