Yasmin Qureshi

Shadow Minister (Justice)

Bolton South East Labour

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Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Grandparents' Rights: Access to Grandchildren 25 Apr 2017

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Streeter. I thank the hon. Member for Northampton South (David Mackintosh) for bringing such an important issue before Parliament. His speech set out the various considerations associated with this sensitive issue. Grandparents can enrich the lives of children and provide support to parents trying to balance work and home life. They can...
  • Grandparents' Rights: Access to Grandchildren 25 Apr 2017

    That is a helpful way to deal with these things. Arbitration or mediation has been found to work in many scenarios—whether for the divorce settlements of couples who are separating or for access to children, even if the person is in employment. We could explore that option, which is not expensive and is much more straightforward. As I said, I am sure that if legal professionals and...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Domestic Violence: Legal Aid 25 Apr 2017

    The Ministry of Justice committed to reviewing the domestic violence evidence requirements for legal aid. That was a clear admission that the scheme was not working and was not fair. Since the passing of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012, the family courts have become more adversarial. Should the Minister not admit that the withdrawal of legal aid for so many...

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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

  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Education
  • Burma
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Offences against Children: British Nationals Abroad
  • Kidneys: Diseases
  • Afghanistan

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: 2 May 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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