Yasmin Qureshi’s voting in Parliament
Yasmin Qureshi is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Yasmin Qureshi’s votes.
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
46 votes for, 13 votes against, 36 absences, between 2012–2019
Almost always voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 13 votes against, 5 absences, between 2012–2018
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
Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 8 votes against, between 2010–2019
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
11 votes for, 0 votes against, 4 absences, between 2011–2016
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Yasmin Qureshi has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 9 Apr 2019
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 3 Jun 2019.
1. Employment and earnings
20 May 2019, received £150 from ComRes, Coveham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham KT11 3EP, for completing surveys. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 21 May 2019)
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)
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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