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Dawn Butler’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Dawn Butler sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Dawn Butler consistently voted against greater regulation of gambling, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Dawn Butler generally voted for greater autonomy for schools, while most Labour MPs almost always voted against. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Dawn Butler’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Dawn Butler’s full vote analysis page for more.

Dawn Butler has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Office: Domestic Abuse: LGBT People 30 Jul 2020

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps her Department is taking to tackle (a) domestic abuse and (b) parental abuse experienced by LGBTQ+ youth during the covid-19 outbreak.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Contact Tracing: Computer Software 24 Jul 2020

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will publish the minutes of meetings held between officials in his Department with representatives from (a) Apple and (b) Google on the development of a covid-19 app.
  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Dyson: Ventilators 22 Jul 2020

    To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, pursuant to the Answer of 19 March 2020 to Question 32254, how many working CoVent ventilation devices have been provided by Dyson to the NHS; how much has been spent from the public purse on the production of those devices; and what proportion of that spending has been returned to the Government by Dyson.

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Labour MP for Brent Central

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

Also represented Brent South

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Topics of interest

Dawn Butler campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Women and Equalities
  • Home Office
  • Cabinet Office
  • Home Department
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Equal Pay
  • Office for Tackling Injustices
  • Identity Cards
  • Universal Credit
  • Employment Tribunals Service: Fees and Charges

Currently held offices

  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (since 11 May 2020)
  • Member, Education Committee (since 11 May 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Women and Equalities (31 Aug 2017 to 6 Apr 2020)
  • Shadow Minister (Equalities Office) (Diverse Communities) (14 Jun 2017 to 31 Aug 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Equalities Office) (Diverse Communities) (6 Oct 2016 to 1 Feb 2017)
  • Parliamentary Secretary, Cabinet Office (3 Nov 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Cabinet Office) (Young Citizens and Youth Engagement) (30 Oct 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Assistant Whip (17 Sep 2008 to 11 May 2010)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (12 Sep 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 26 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee (7 Nov 2007 to 28 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Jane Kennedy, Minister of State), Department of Health (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (13 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)

Future MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Jul 2020.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unite Union
Address of donor: Unite House, 128 Theobald's Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 19 December 2019)
Name of donor: Unite Union
Address of donor: Unite House, 128 Theobald's Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Franking services with a value of £565

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 19 December 2019)
Name of donor: GMB
Address of donor: 22 Stephenson Way, Euston, London NW1 2HD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 19 December 2019)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Bradley Energy Ltd
Address of donor: 26 South St Mary's Gate, Grimsby DN31 1LW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 towards my deputy leadership campaign

Date received: 28 January 2020

Date accepted: 28 January 2020

Donor status: company, registration 10403402

(Registered 18 February 2020)
Name of donor: Garavi Gujurat (Publications) Ltd
Address of donor: 1/2 Silex Street, London SE1 0DW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: use of office space for my deputy leadership campaign, approx. value £3,600

Date received: 4 February 2020

Date accepted: 4 February 2020

Donor status: company, registration 01423059

(Registered 02 March 2020)
Name of donor: Sir Frank Lowe
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 towards my deputy leadership campaign

Date received: 12 February 2020

Date accepted: 12 February 2020

Donor status: individual

(Registered 02 March 2020)
Name of donor: Anthony Watson
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 towards my deputy leadership campaign

Date received: 14 February 2020

Date accepted: 14 February 2020

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 March 2020)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: Unite House, 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Five nights' accommodation during the Labour Party conference, total value £1,100

Date received: 20 September 2019

Date accepted: 20 September 2019

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 26 September 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Indonesian Embassy
Address of donor: 30 Great Peter St, Westminster, London SW1P 2BU

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): International flights £2,000; accommodation £638.46; food and drink £247.83; local transportation £222.49; total value £3,108.78

Destination of visit: Jakarta, Indonesia

Dates of visit: 15-21 August 2019

Purpose of visit: APPG Indonesia trip to build UK-Indonesian understanding and partnerships on issues important to the bilateral relationship.

(Registered 12 September 2019)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in London: (i). (Registered 08 June 2015; updated 03 September 2018)

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