Lilian Greenwood’s voting in Parliament
Lilian Greenwood is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Lilian Greenwood’s votes.
Voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, between 2010–2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
1 vote for, 43 votes against, 9 absences, between 2011–2016
Almost always voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
1 vote for, 6 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2016
Generally voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
3 votes for, 15 votes against, 7 absences, between 2010–2015
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, between 2010–2017
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2016
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Lilian Greenwood has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
I am sure we have all heard what the Minister has said. Of course we welcome the fact that more people are getting into work, but many of the cases that we deal with in our constituencies are of people who are on universal credit not because they are out of work, but because they are in work and simply not earning enough to support their families. Many of the ways in which universal credit...
Many people will have welcomed the Chancellor’s announcement that the universal credit work allowance was to be raised by £1,000, but it was raised for only some universal credit recipients. Admittedly, it increased for people with disabilities and parents with current responsibilities for children, but low-paid working couples whose children have left home or who do not have...
Not only are people not paid on time, but many people have their claims rejected. They then have to go through the process of seeking mandatory reconsideration and sometimes an appeal. A large proportion of those appeals are successful, but in the meantime people have racked up debts, and in some cases even been evicted from their home. That has a significant impact on them, their families...
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Labour MP for Nottingham South
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Lilian Greenwood campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Transport
- Department for Education
- Network Rail
- Railways: Tickets
- High Speed 2 Railway Line
Currently held offices
- Member, National Policy Statements Sub-Committee (since 13 Nov 2017)
- Member, National Policy Statements Sub-Committee 2017-19 (since 13 Nov 2017)
- Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 6 Nov 2017)
- Chair, Transport Committee (since 12 Jul 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Education Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Transport (14 Sep 2015 to 26 Jun 2016)
- Shadow Minister (Transport) (7 Oct 2011 to 14 Sep 2015)
- Opposition Assistant Whip (Commons) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Transport Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2
Name of donor: Nottingham City Transport
Address of donor: Lower Parliament Street, Nottingham NG1 1GG
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Postage relating to a Christmas card competition and shopping vouchers for the winners, total value £1,560
Date received: 8 December 2017
Date accepted: 8 December 2017
Donor status: company, registration 2004967
(Registered 20 February 2018
; updated 13 March 2018
Name of donor: Medical Aid for Palestinians
Address of donor: 33a Islington Park Street, London N1 1QB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, food and transport with a total value of £1,499
Destination of visit: West Bank
Dates of visit: 27 September – 2 October 2017
Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians.
(Registered 24 October 2017)
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