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.
Almost always voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2017
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
2 votes for, 2 votes against, 6 absences, between 2011–2016
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2013
Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
1 vote for, 43 votes against, 9 absences, between 2011–2016
Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, in 2011
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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
What steps the Government are taking to prepare for the implementation of the requirement for victims of rape to prove that abuse in order to receive child tax credit for their third child.
The rape clause exception in the two-child limit on tax credits is not just unworkable, but inhumane. It betrays a fundamental misunderstanding of sexual violence and domestic abuse. Will the Minister act urgently and seek to persuade her colleagues in the Department for Work and Pensions to reconsider the proposal in order to protect women’s rights?
The Prime Minister is in denial. Today’s report from the Institute for Fiscal Studies confirms that schools are already facing
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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, Education Committee (since 31 Oct 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- 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: 20 Mar 2017.
Name of donor: Government of Switzerland
Address of donor: Berne, Switzerland
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): accommodation, transport and sustenance for a member of my staff, total value £1,000
Destination of visit: Switzerland
Date of visit: 4-6 July 2016
Purpose of visit: transport study trip for a member of my staff, to further understanding of Switzerland's public transport system.
(Registered 28 July 2016)
Name of donor: (1) Labour Friends of Israel
(2) Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: (1) BM LFI
, London WC1N 3XX (2) 9 Yitzhak Rabin Blvd., Kiryat Ben-Gurion, Jerusalem 9103001
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) flights, accommodation, meals, airport and taxi transfers, with a value of £1,500 (2) fast track access through security check, passport control, registration and customs, value £75.
Destination of visit: Israel and Palestinian territories
Dates of visit: 2-6 January 2017
Purpose of visit: Fact-finding visit. Meeting with Israeli and Palestinian co-existence campaigners, politicians, academics and diplomats.
(Registered 30 January 2017)
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