Shabana Mahmood’s voting in Parliament
Shabana Mahmood is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Shabana Mahmood’s votes.
Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
3 votes for, 16 votes against, 6 absences, between 2010–2015
Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2016
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, between 2011–2016
Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2010
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
13 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2011–2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
2 votes for, 43 votes against, 9 absences, between 2014–2016
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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has made to the Chinese government on allegations that organ harvesting continues to be practised in China.
After listening to the rosy picture painted by the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government when he opened today’s debate, I had to wonder what planet he is living on, because austerity is definitely not over for my constituents and my city. It is not even close to coming to an end. In response to the Budget, the director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies said:...
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what recent assessment he has made of the effectiveness of regulations on the calculation of car insurance premiums.
More of Shabana Mahmood’s recent appearances
Labour MP for Birmingham, Ladywood
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Shabana Mahmood campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Innovation and Skills
- Home Department
- HM Treasury
- Home Office
- Higher Education
- Students: Loans
- Revenue and Customs
- Students: Finance
- Higher Education: Admissions
Currently held offices
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, International Trade Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Draft Investigatory Powers Bill (Joint Committee) (26 Nov 2015 to 11 Feb 2016)
- Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (8 May 2015 to 14 Sep 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Treasury) (7 Oct 2013 to 8 May 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
- Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Member, Work and Pensions 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: 29 Oct 2018.
Name of donor: Labour Friends of Bangladesh
Address of donor: 332 Dickenson Road, Longsight, Manchester M13 0NG
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Return air tickets £590; accommodation £240; total value £830
Destination of visit: Bangladesh
Dates of visit: 7-12 November 2017
Purpose of visit: To strengthen educational and cultural links between the UK and Bangladesh, and discuss the ongoing Rohingya situation with government ministers.
(Registered 13 December 2017
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