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.
Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, 1 absence, between 2013–2016
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
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
Generally voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
2 votes for, 37 votes against, 15 absences, between 2014–2016
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2016
Voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 3 absences, between 2010–2016
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Last updated: 13 Jun 2018
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment he has made of trends in staffing levels in prisons over the last five years.
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of granting anonymity to female and male victims of image-based sexual abuse.
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what estimate he has made of the proportion of drugs smuggled into prisons by drones.
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Labour MP for Bolton South East
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Yasmin Qureshi campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health
- Ministry of Justice
- Work and Pensions
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Offences against Children: British Nationals Abroad
- Kidneys: Diseases
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)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 13 Aug 2018.
Name of donor: The Government of Pakistan and Azad Kashmir
Address of donor: AJK
Information Technology Board, Block C, District Complex, Old Secretariat Muzaffarabad AJ&K
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Economy return flights and accommodation for four nights. Value approximately £1,500 in total.
Destination of visit: Azad Kashmir
Dates of visit: 19 - 22 August 2017
Purpose of visit: To learn about and understand Azad Kashmir and its quest for reunification of it with Jammu Kashmir
(Registered 14 September 2017
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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