Liam Byrne

Labour MP for Birmingham, Hodge Hill

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Police and Crime Commissioners

Elected Police and Crime Commissioners are individuals responsible for the strategic direction and oversight of the police in England and Wales.

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Liam Byrne generally voted against the introduction of elected Police and Crime Commissioners

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

Key votes about the introduction of elected Police and Crime Commissioners:

  • On 4 Jul 2012: Liam Byrne was absent for a vote on Police and Crime Commissioners — Election Rules Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2011: Liam Byrne was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Clause 1 — Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote
  • On 23 May 2011: Liam Byrne was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote
  • On 31 Mar 2011: Liam Byrne was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 30 Mar 2011: Liam Byrne voted to require an inquiry by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary on the impact of introducing Police and Crime Commissioners, and to consider its recommendations before introducing them. Show vote
  • On 13 Dec 2010: Liam Byrne voted against introducing Police and Crime Commissioners, against giving local councils more powers in relation to licensing, and against the other measures in the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill. Show vote
  • On 13 Dec 2010: Liam Byrne voted against introducing Police and Crime Commissioners, against giving local councils more powers in relation to licensing, and against the other measures in the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill. Show vote
  • On 8 Sep 2010: Liam Byrne voted against introducing elected Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote

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