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.
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
3 votes for, 2 votes against, 5 absences, between 2011–2016
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2013
Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
3 votes for, 16 votes against, 6 absences, between 2010–2015
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
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, between 2010–2016
Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, between 2015–2016
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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what disciplinary actions may be taken against medical professionals who raise concerns on standards.
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with which countries the UK has a Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate enforced deportation to a third country.
This ruling sends an appalling message to faith communities in our countries, and many visibly religious people at work today will feel more scrutinised and more insecure as a result. The ruling also creates a lower threshold for religious freedom than we enjoy under UK legislation. Many thousands of people in my constituency are affected; they need a clear and continuing signal from the...
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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
- Higher Education
- Students: Loans
- Revenue and Customs
- Students: Finance
- Higher Education: Admissions
Currently held offices
- Member, International Trade Committee (since 31 Oct 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- 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: 20 Mar 2017.
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: All-Party Parliamentary China Group (with sponsorship from John Swire
& Sons, HSBC
, City of London, Cambridge Assessment, and Arup)
Address of donor: House of Commons
, London SW1A 0AA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Economy class flights (international and domestic) £822.51; accommodation £455.91; food and drink £163.96; meeting and hospitality expenses (inc. interpretation, venue hire) £243.56; total £1,685.94
Destination of visit: China (Beijing and Wuhan)
Dates of visit: 13–17 November 2016
Purpose of visit: To maintain and strengthen relations between the UK Parliament
and the National People’s Congress of China; support British businesses operating in China; and deepen the knowledge of parliamentarians of China.
(Registered 29 November 2016)
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