Paul Farrelly’s voting in Parliament
Paul Farrelly is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
However, Paul Farrelly sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Paul Farrelly generally voted against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
Paul Farrelly generally voted against greater regulation of gambling, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Paul Farrelly has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2019
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of the consultation process prior to the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) decision that drivers must disclose if they have an autistic spectrum disorder.
To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of bringing forward legislative proposals to prevent social media companies and other online media outlets from assisting in the spreading of hate speech via their platforms.
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate has he made of the number of schools closing early as a result of a lack of resources.
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Labour MP for Newcastle-under-Lyme
Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election
Topics of interest
Paul Farrelly campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Education and Skills
- Trade and Industry
- Department of Health and Social Care
- Department of Health
- Regeneration (Staffordshire)
- Tuition Fees
- University Hospital of North Staffordshire
- Education (Staffordshire)
- Benefit Entitlement (Newcastle-under-Lyme)
Currently held offices
- Member, Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 12 Sep 2017)
- Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
- Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Dec 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (15 Dec 2003 to 17 Jul 2005)
- Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) (14 Nov 2002 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (12 Dec 2001 to 6 May 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 18 Mar 2019.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for surveys:
19 February 2018, received £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 28 November 2018)
22 May 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 28 November 2018)
31 May 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 28 November 2018)
13 July 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 28 November 2018)
12 October 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 28 November 2018)
17 December 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 January 2019)
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