Yasmin Qureshi

Shadow Minister (Justice)

Labour MP for Bolton South East

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Recent appearances

  • Procedure for Appointing Judges — [Mr Virendra Sharma in the Chair] 8 Oct 2019

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Sharma. I congratulate the hon. Member for Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East (Stuart C. McDonald) on securing this debate. It is fair to say that in the wake of the Supreme Court’s recent ruling, some Government Members and even Ministers began to call for the reformation of the judicial appointments system. That tells us that...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Mass Media: Muslims 8 Oct 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, with reference to the Integrated Communities Action Plan published in February 2019, whether his Department has facilitated meetings between the Anti-Muslim Hatred Working Group and Independent Press Standards Organisation to help them to develop guidance for editors and journalists to tackle unnecessary negative...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Access to Justice: Court Digitisation Programme 8 Oct 2019

    The Government have undertaken an unprecedented sale of courts, which has made giving evidence in court far more difficult for the many victims of crime who now have to travel much further to have their day in court. As the hon. Member for Waveney (Peter Aldous) said, the fact is that victims of sexual and other physical abuse are already reluctant to come to court, and this plays into that...

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Labour MP for Bolton South East

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

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Topics of interest

Yasmin Qureshi campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Justice
  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Burma
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Pregnancy Tests
  • Offences against Children: British Nationals Abroad
  • Courts: Disability

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (since 9 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Sub-Committee (5 Jan 2016 to 31 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
  • Member, High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill (Commons) Committee (29 Apr 2014 to 7 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (12 Jul 2011 to 12 Dec 2011)
  • Member, Justice Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Coveham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham KT11 3EP:
20 May 2019, received £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 21 May 2019)
17 September 2019, received £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 September 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Yunus Emre Institute
Address of donor: 10 Maple Street, London W1T 5HA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights to Istanbul £954; internal flights £250; accommodation and meals £1,771; ground transportation £278; total £3,253

Destination of visit: Istanbul, Ankara and Gaziantep, Turkey

Dates of visit: 7-10 November 2018

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation to see the conditions of refugees and the camps, to meet the key officials and ministers.

(Registered 04 December 2018)
Name of donor: Remembering Srebrenica
Address of donor: Newland House, 137-139 Hagley Rd, Birmingham B16 8UA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel including flights £329; accommodation £152; food £105; total £586

Destination of visit: Bosnia

Dates of visit: 22-25 March 2018

Purpose of visit: Lessons from Srebrenica Delegation.

(Registered 05 December 2018)
Name of donor: Unitas Communications
Address of donor: 1st Mark Street, London E1 1DA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation, total £1,000

Destination of visit: Geneva

Dates of visit: 13-16 August 2018

Purpose of visit: To attend Concordia Forum conference.

(Registered 12 December 2018)
Name of donor: Zenap Kartak
Address of donor: private

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights to Istanbul £800 and accommodation £1,000, total £1,800

Destination of visit: Istanbul, Turkey

Dates of visit: 8-11 July 2017

Purpose of visit: To meet with officials and the President; discussions on democracy in Turkey.

(Registered 23 January 2019)
Name of donor: The Council of British Hajjis (CBHUK)
Address of donor: Commerce House, 346B St Helens Road, Bolton BL3 3RR

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation, total value £1,250

Destination of visit: Jedda, Saudi Arabia

Dates of visit: 29 November – 3 December 2018

Purpose of visit: On the invitation of the British Consulate General, as Chair of the APPG on Hajj and Umarah.

(Registered 23 January 2019)
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 £1,680

Destination of visit: West Bank and Israel

Dates of visit: 27-31 May 2019

Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians.

(Registered 30 July 2019)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my husband, Nadeem Ashraf, as Constituency Caseworker and Administrative Officer. (Registered 15 March 2016)

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