Khalid Mahmood

Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (Europe)

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Birmingham, Perry Barr Labour

Khalid Mahmood’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Khalid Mahmood sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Khalid Mahmood generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Khalid Mahmood generally voted against greater regulation of gambling, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 20 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Police Station Closures: Solihull and West Midlands 6 Mar 2018

    Does my hon. Friend recognise that my constituency, which neighbours his, has lost more than 15 community support officers, numerous police officers and a huge number of support people due to police stations closing? That is purely the responsibility of this Government, who have failed to fund the police service properly.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: New Channel Link 20 Feb 2018

    It is estimated that the Foreign Secretary’s channel bridge could be built at a cost of £120 billion. He wants to build bridges, but at the same time he is pushing for a hard Brexit, pushing us further away from the European Union. Does he think that that money could instead be better spent over the next six and a half years by giving the national health service £350 million...
  • Foreign Affairs Committee 1 Feb 2018

    I commend the Chairman and the members of the Committee for producing this excellent report. Will he confirm that, in relation to intelligence and security, a permanent official should be appointed to ensure that the relationship that we have with Europe at the moment continues?

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Labour MP for Birmingham, Perry Barr

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

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Topics of interest

Khalid Mahmood campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Office
  • Education and Skills
  • Department for Transport
  • Transport
  • Firearms: Crime
  • Further Education
  • Departmental Mobile Phones
  • Sandwell and West Birmingham Acute Trust
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (Europe) (since 14 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (14 Dec 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • PPS (Mr Tony McNulty, Minister of State), Home Office (10 Nov 2005 to 6 Sep 2006)
  • PPS (Mr Tony McNulty), Department for Transport (10 Apr 2005 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Broadcasting Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Broadcasting Committee (7 Jun 2001 to 5 May 2005)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Khalid Mahmood’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 75.19% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 5 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 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") 71 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Mar 2018.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Council For Moroccans Abroad (CCME)
Address of donor: Mahaj. Imm. 10. BP21481, Hay Ryad, Rabat 10 000

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Return flights and hotel accommodation with a value of approx £650

Destination of visit: Rabat, Morocco

Dates of visit: 14-17 December 2017

Purpose of visit: to build relationships with the Moroccan Parliament and with the Moroccan diaspora in the UK.

(Registered 22 January 2018)

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