Cathy Jamieson

Former MP, Kilmarnock and Loudoun

Kilmarnock and Loudoun Labour

A selection of Cathy Jamieson's votes

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  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Annuities 26 Mar 2015

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to the figures in table 2.1 of Budget 2015 on a secondary market in annuities, how many people receiving an annuity income will have to reassign that income to a third party and take the value as a lump sum in order to generate the projected additional revenues of 535 million in 2016-17 and 540 million in 2017-18.
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Annuities 26 Mar 2015

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate the Government has made of the additional cost to the public purse arising from additional (a) social security payments and (b) social care costs of people in receipt of annuity income reassigning that income to a third party in order to receive the value of that annuity as a lump sum.
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Annuities 26 Mar 2015

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to the figures in table 2.1 of Budget 2015 on a secondary market in annuities, for what reason income tax revenue is projected to fall by 130 million in 2018-19 and 120 million in 2019-20.

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Former Labour MP for Kilmarnock and Loudoun

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Defence
  • Scotland
  • Home Department
  • Public Expenditure
  • Armed Forces: Young People
  • Child Maintenance
  • Western Sahara
  • Criminal Injuries Compensation

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (7 Oct 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (19 Jul 2011 to 24 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Members' Expenses Committee (18 Jul 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (27 Jun 2011 to 23 Jan 2012)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 25 Oct 2011)

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  • Has spoken in 46 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Cathy Jamieson’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 182 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 76.76% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — well below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 25 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 320 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Unite the Union
(a) Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: trade union
(a) (Registered 10 April 2014)
(a) (b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(a) Name of donor: PricewaterhouseCoopers
(a) Address of donor: 1 Embankment Place, London WC1N 6RM
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: The services of a Technical Support Analyst to support me in my role as a Shadow Treasury Minister during the passage of the Finance Bill between 22 April 2014 and 18 July 2014; value £19,026
(a) Date of acceptance: 22 April 2014
(a) Date of receipt: 22 April 2014
(a) (Registered 20 June 2014, updated 4 August 2014)

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