Mr Tom Sutcliffe

Former MP for Grimsby

As a result of COVID-19, some MPs have been less able to vote in Parliament, and this will be reflected in their voting record.

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11th May to 2nd June 2020

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2nd to 9th June 2020

The option of online voting was removed, and a number of MPs may have been unable to vote because they were not physically able to attend.

10th June 2020 onwards

The requirements on proxy voting were relaxed, allowing MPs to designate another MP to cast a vote on their behalf.

If an MP votes by proxy, it is effectively exactly the same as if they cast the vote in person and it shows up on their TheyWorkForYou voting record.

MPs are not required to designate a proxy, and may instead pair with an opposing MP to miss a vote. Parliament does not record when two MPs have come to a pairing arrangement, so on TheyWorkForYou, they will both appear to have been absent for the vote.

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Recent appearances

  • Orders of the Day — Private Business.: LONDON AND NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY BILL (by Order). 5 Mar 1924

    In rising to oppose this Amendment, and to support the Bill, I sympathise very much with the promoters of this Measure. I do not think it is quite fair that such trenchant criticism should be launched against the new group of railways managed by the North Eastern Railway Company with regard to the carrying out of so many works over their whole system, extending for many hndreds of miles, and...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Russia.: British Trawlers (Protection). 16 Apr 1923

    25. asked the Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs what arrangements His Majesty's Government propose to make for the protection of British trawlers fishing off the Murmansk coast during the winter season 1923–24?
  • Orders of the Day — Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Bill. 9 Apr 1923

    In rising to address the House for the first time, may I say I do not wish to oppose the Bill. In addressing the House I do not pose as a fisherman or a sportsman, or anything of the sort, but my aim is this: to speak from a purely utilitarian point, of view and to show, as perhaps typical, how this Bill affects my constituency. That effect is embodied in Clause 55, which deals with the...

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Former MP for Grimsby

Entered the House of Commons on 15 November 1922 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 9 October 1924 — General election

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