Steve Pound

Shadow Minister (Northern Ireland)

Labour MP for Ealing North

Steve Pound’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Steve Pound sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Steve Pound 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: 9 Apr 2019

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Northern Ireland: Universal Credit 10 Apr 2019

    The Minister appears to be presenting some new legislation to us. We are not familiar with the information he has just given, and I hope we can have a bit more detail. I rise in sorrow and in anger to say that the roll-out of universal credit has had an unmitigated devastating impact on the poorest people in Northern Ireland. If universal credit is not good enough for the Minister’s...
  • Jallianwala Bagh Massacre — [David Hanson in the Chair] 9 Apr 2019

    Will the Minister give way?
  • Jallianwala Bagh Massacre — [David Hanson in the Chair] 9 Apr 2019

    I apologise for not being present at the beginning of the debate. Those of us who have visited Jallianwala Bagh have seen the well where people scrambled for their lives, and the bullet holes still in the walls, and realise that just around the corner from that place, where some of the worst that humanity can do happened, is some of the best that humanity can do, at the Golden Temple. Does...

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Labour MP for Ealing North

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

Steve Pound campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Department
  • Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Transport
  • Local Government and the Regions
  • Deputy Prime Minister
  • RAF Northolt
  • Forensic Science Service
  • Prison Service
  • HMS Caroline
  • Deportation: Convictions

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Northern Ireland) (since 22 Nov 2010)

Other offices held in the past

  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (6 May 2010 to 21 Nov 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Stephen Timms, Financial Secretary), HM Treasury (16 Oct 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Stephen Timms, Minister of State), Department for Work and Pensions (29 Jan 2008 to 16 Oct 2008)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (26 Nov 2007 to 2 Nov 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Stephen Timms, Minister of State), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform (28 Jun 2007 to 29 Jan 2008)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hazel Blears, Minister without Portfolio), Cabinet Office (27 Jun 2006 to 15 Mar 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hazel Blears, Minister without Portfolio), Minister without Portfolio and Party Chair (8 May 2006 to 27 Jun 2006)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hazel Blears, Minister of State), Home Office (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (17 Nov 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (14 Jun 1999 to 6 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Broadcasting Committee (1 Jun 1997 to 1 Aug 2001)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Apr 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Drew University, 99 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LA:
31 October 2018 received £870 for a series of seminars and debates, acting as a political co-ordinator for the autumn semester. Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 01 November 2018)
Payments from DODS Group plc, Level 11, The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9SG, for speaking at Westminster Explained events. All payments donated to charity. (Registered 15 May 2015; updated 16 March 2017)
3 April 2018, payment of £150 for an event on 19 March 2018. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 11 April 2018)
8 August 2018, payment of £300 for two events. Hours: 4 hrs in total. (Registered 09 August 2018)
28 August 2018, received £300 for two sessions on 28 June and 5 July 2018. Hours: 4 hrs in total. (Registered 29 August 2018)
9 October 2018, received £150 for an event on 20 September 2018. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 17 October 2018)
14 November 2018, received £150 for an event on 11 October 2018. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 15 November 2018)
14 November 2018, received £150 for an event on 30 October 2018. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 15 November 2018)
14 February 2019, received £150 for an event on 22 January 2019. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 26 February 2019)
14 February 2019, received £150 for an event on 31 January 2019. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 26 February 2019)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Maggie Pound, as part-time constituency Caseworker. (Updated 21 May 2015)

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