Gisela Stuart

MP, Birmingham, Edgbaston

Birmingham, Edgbaston Labour

Gisela Stuart’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Gisela Stuart sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Gisela Stuart generally voted for university tuition fees, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Apprenticeship Programmes 20 Mar 2017

    The new register of apprenticeship training providers published last week excludes a significant number of successful training providers, including four in Birmingham, two in Coventry and one in Solihull. Is the Minister not aware that if he goes ahead with that decision, he will essentially be destroying technical education for 16-year-olds in the west midlands?
  • European Council 14 Mar 2017

    Turkey is an exceptionally important partner in Europe’s attempts to deal with mass migration. Turkey is also an exceptionally important partner in NATO. Given the events of the past week, did the European Council have any discussions about how we can ensure that there is no rowing back on democracy in Turkey, and, at the same time, that it remains the important partner that it has been...
  • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill: Power to notify withdrawal from the EU 13 Mar 2017

    I shall vote against all the amendments on the simple basis that this Bill has one purpose and one purpose only: to give legal effect to the decision of the people on 23 June. Any amendments that go beyond that are inappropriate to the Bill. However, I look to the Secretary of State to give firm assurances that his top and first priority will be the rights of EU citizens; that he...

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Labour MP for Birmingham, Edgbaston

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

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Topics of interest

Gisela Stuart campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Treasury
  • Defence
  • Home Department
  • Transplants
  • Financial Assistance Scheme
  • Royal Mint
  • Khat
  • Armed Forces: Hearing Impairment

Currently held offices

  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (since 9 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Administration Committee (since 20 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (since 13 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Defence Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Accommodation and works Committee (13 Jun 2006 to 18 Jul 2006)
  • Member, Conventions (Joint Committee) (17 May 2006 to 31 Oct 2006)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 6 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health) (29 Jul 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Member, Social Security Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 9 Nov 1998)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Editor of The House Magazine (Dods Parliamentary), 21 Dartmouth Street, London SW1H 9BP. Paid £2,200 per month until further notice. Hours 16 hrs per month. (Updated 7 and 8 July 2015)
Speaking at seminars for Cumberlege Connections. Address: Cumberlege Connections, Snells Cottage, The Green, Newick, Lewes BN8 4LA.
8 July 2016, payment of £400 for leadership training. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 11 July 2016)
19 January 2017, payment of £350 for leadership training. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 20 January 2017)
Payments from the BBC, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA:
26 July 2016, received £150 for an appearance on 'Any Questions'. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 27 July 2016)
29 July 2016, received £200 from the Daily Telegraph, Telegraph Media Group, 111 Buckingham Palace Rd, London SW1W 0DT, for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 08 August 2016)
28 July 2016, received £500 from Intelligence Squared Ltd, 45 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3LQ, for taking part in a debate. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 30 August 2016)
9 November 2016, received £870 from Allianz Kulturstiftung, Pariser Platz, D 10117 Berlin for participating in a debate. Flights also paid for. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 14 November 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Labour Friends of Israel (2) Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: (1) BM LFI, London WC1N 3XX (2) 9 Yitzhak Rabin Blvd., Kiryat Ben-Gurion, Jerusalem 9103001

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) flights, accommodation, meals, airport and taxi transfers, with a value of £1,800 (2) fast track access through security check, passport control, registration and customs, value £75. Minibus also provided but value unavailable.

Destination of visit: Israel and Palestinian territories

Date of visit: 20-24 March 2016

Purpose of visit: fact-finding visit. Meeting with Israeli and Palestinian politicians, academics, journalists and diplomats.

(Registered 13 April 2016)
Name of donor: Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Address of donor: Astana 010000, Kazakhstan

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Total value of £3,850, comprising flights £2,000, accommodation £1,500, transport and hospitality £350

Destination of visit: Astana

Dates of visit: 4–8 October 2016

Purpose of visit: as part of the APPG on Kazakhstan, meetings with Senate, Parliament, Prime Minister, Education Minister, Human Rights Commissioner and Sovereign Wealth Fund managers to discuss bilateral relationships.

(Registered 18 October 2016)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
Until 15 June 2016, Vestra Wealth LLP; a private wealth management company. This interest achieved registrable value on 25 January 2016. (Registered 27 January 2016; updated 20 June 2016)
8. Miscellaneous
Unremunerated trustee of Reading Force, a charity which supports service families. (Registered 02 June 2014)
From 13 March 2016 until 7 July 2016, unremunerated Chair of the Board of Vote Leave, Westminster Tower, 3 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7SP; a company set up to campaign in the referendum on EU membership for a Leave vote. (Registered 16 May 2016; updated 5 July 2016)
From April 2016, an unremunerated director of Living and Dying Well. (Registered 18 July 2016)

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