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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.

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Last updated: 25 Jan 2021. Learn more about our voting records and what they mean.

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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

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Home Office
  • Women and Equalities
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Equal Pay
  • Office for Tackling Injustices
  • Universal Credit
  • Coronavirus: Disease Control
  • Identity Cards

Currently held offices

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

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Education Committee (11 May 2020 to 21 Sep 2020)
  • 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)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Aug 2022.

1. Employment and earnings
9 July 2021, received £1,000 from Faber and Faber Ltd, Bloomsbury House, 74-77 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DA, via PBJ Management, 22 Rathbone Street, London W1T 1LG, for writing an essay as part of a larger project. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 02 August 2021)
15 September 2021, received £350 from Eden & Partners Ltd, 50 Broadway, London SW1H 0RG, for delivering a training session. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 15 September 2021)
13 January 2022, received £4,000 from Twitter International Company, One Cumberland Place, Fenian Street, Dublin DO2 AX07, for delivering a speech. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 19 January 2022)
10 January 2022, received £1,200 from Expectation Entertainment Ltd, 8b Ledbury Mews North, London W11 2AF, via JJC Holdings Ltd (agent), 43 Coxwell Boulevard, London NW9 4AE, for being a panellist on the Big Narstie Show. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 24 January 2022)
25 February 2022, received £1,500 from Hat Trick Productions, 33 Oval Road, London NW1 7EA, for being a panellist on Have I Got News For You. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 08 March 2022)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Anthony Watson
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Date received: 5 November 2021

Date accepted: 5 November 2021

Donor status: individual

(Registered 23 November 2021)
Name of donor: Anthony Watson
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 5 January 2022

Date accepted: 5 January 2022

Donor status: individual

(Registered 19 January 2022)
Name of donor: Anthony Watson
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 23 March 2022

Date accepted: 23 March 2022

Donor status: individual

(Registered 13 April 2022)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: GUBA Foundation
Address of donor: 459 Prince Regent Lane, London E16 3HX

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): International flights £805.07; accommodation £1,461.05; GUBA Awards event ticket £365.39; total value £2,631.51

Destination of visit: Accra, Ghana

Dates of visit: 5-11 November 2021

Purpose of visit: To participate in the GUBA Foundation Yaa Asantewaa Womens Empowerment Awards ceremony and meet other relevant civil society organisations.

(Registered 18 November 2021)
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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