Dan Norris

Former Labour MP for Wansdyke

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Dan Norris is a former MP for Wansdyke.

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Former Labour MP for Wansdyke

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

Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — General election (stood again)


Topics of interest

  • Education and Skills
  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Palestine
  • Education Provision(Bath and North East Somerset)
  • Middle East
  • Key Stage Tests
  • Public Libraries: Internet

Other offices held in the past

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (10 Jun 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Members' Allowances Committee (10 Feb 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon David Miliband, Secretary of State), Foreign & Commonwealth Office (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Peter Hain, Secretary of State), Northern Ireland Office ( 8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2005 to 18 Jul 2006)
  • Assistant Whip (12 Jun 2001 to 13 Jun 2003)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Environment Food and Rural Affairs: Departmental Information Officers 8 Apr 2010

    The total cost of employing staff in the DEFRA press office for the period of 1 April 2009 to 28 February 2010 was £906,316.80. Figures for March 2010 are not yet available. DEFRA was established in 2001. There are therefore no figures available for press office costs in 1996-97.
  • Written Answers — Environment Food and Rural Affairs: Departmental Internet 8 Apr 2010

    There have been no complaints about the DEFRA website in the last three years through DEFRA's formal complaints process or via ministerial correspondence. We do not keep statistics of the ad hoc website feedback received by e-mail through the "Contact Us" option on the site. Where negative comments are received they are generally about the content rather than the operation of the website. In...
  • Written Answers — Environment Food and Rural Affairs: Departmental Internet 8 Apr 2010

    Expenditure on external website design consultants in the last three years is shown in the following table. Design consultancy costs (£) 2007-08 0 2008-09 59,447 2009-10 56,979 Full external costs for the DEFRA website for this period were provided in the answer given on 27 January 2010, Official Report, column 871W to the hon. Member for Welwyn Hatfield (Grant Shapps).

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Register of Members’ Interests

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Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

8. Land and Property
A bungalow in South Gloucestershire.
11. Miscellaneous
With the sponsorship of Lloyds Pharmacy Limited, which includes promotion and prizes, I have set up the North East Somerset Community Champions Award Scheme. This scheme recognises unsung heroes in the community as nominated by constituents living in North East Somerset.

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