Diana R. Johnson

Labour MP for Kingston upon Hull North

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About your Member of Parliament

Your MP (Diana R. Johnson) represents you, and all of the people who live in Kingston upon Hull North, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

MPs split their time between Parliament and their constituency. In Parliament, they debate and vote on new laws, review existing laws, and question the Government. In the constituency, their focus is on supporting local people and championing local issues. They have a small staff team who help with casework, maintain their diaries, and monitor their inbox.

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Labour MP for Kingston upon Hull North

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

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Topics of interest

Diana R. Johnson campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Home Office
  • Home Department
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Education
  • Blood: Contamination
  • Counter-terrorism
  • Railways: North of England
  • Contraceptives
  • Slavery

Currently held offices

  • Member, Secure 16 to 19 Academies Bill Committee (since 24 Apr 2024)
  • Member, Liaison Sub-Committee on Scrutiny of Strategic Thinking in Government (since 22 Jun 2023)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (since 25 Jan 2022)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 15 Dec 2021)
  • Chair, Home Affairs Committee (since 15 Dec 2021)
  • Chair, Home Affairs Committee (since 15 Dec 2021)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Protection from Sex-based Harassment in Public Bill Committee ( 8 Feb 2023 to 22 Feb 2023)
  • Member, Offenders (Day of Release from Detention) Bill Committee ( 1 Feb 2023 to 8 Feb 2023)
  • Member, Dormant Assets Bill [HL] Committee (15 Dec 2021 to 11 Jan 2022)
  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (13 Jul 2020 to 9 Feb 2022)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (11 May 2020 to 15 Dec 2021)
  • Member, Draft Domestic Abuse Bill (Joint) Committee (27 Feb 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Draft Health Service Safety Investigations Bill (Joint Committee) (17 Apr 2018 to 27 Jul 2018)
  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) ( 8 Oct 2010 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Health) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Children, Schools and Families) (Schools) ( 9 Jun 2009 to 13 May 2010)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) ( 2 Jul 2007 to 10 Jun 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Stephen Timms, Chief Secretary), HM Treasury ( 8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Mr Stephen Timms, Minister of State), Department for Work and Pensions (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 5 Dec 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber 1 Jan 1970

    Telecommunications Infrastructure (Consultation) Bill: Second Reading – Diana R. Johnson. Private Members' Bills
  • Infected Blood Compensation Scheme 21 May 2024

    I welcome the Minister’s statement today. Reflecting on the fact that he has talked about those infected and affected being fully engaged, I gently remind him of the maxim “No decision about us without us”, and of the lack of transparency so far in the expert panel. It is only today that we will learn the names of the people who have been advising the Government. May I also welcome the...
  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: State Retirement Pensions: Women 21 May 2024

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether he has made an estimate of the average financial impact of changes to the State Pension age for women born in the 1950s residing in Kingston upon Hull North constituency.

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Register of Members’ Interests

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Last updated: 13 May 2024.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Taiwanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: 2, Ketagalan Blvd., Zhongzheng Dist., Taipei City 100202, Taiwan
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, local transportation and meals, value £6,832
Destination of visit: Taiwan
Dates of visit: 29 March 2024 to 5 April 2024
Purpose of visit: Delegation to Taipei organised by Labour Friends of Taiwan to meet with the President, Foreign Minister, Speaker of the Taiwanese Parliament and other officials.
(Registered 16 April 2024)
8. Miscellaneous
A Commissioner on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC). This is a non-salaried position.
Date interest arose: 11 March 2019
(Registered 25 March 2019)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
Name: Kevin Morton
Relationship: Partner
Role: Office Manager
Working pattern: Full time

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