Yvonne Fovargue

Shadow Minister (Housing, Communities and Local Government)

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Makerfield Labour

Yvonne Fovargue’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Scallop Fishing: Bay of Seine: Points of Order 13 Sep 2018

    On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Individuals wishing to renew passports earlier than their expiry date are being informed by the Passport Office that Government rules since 10 September state that the expiry date of the replacement passport will be based on the time of the renewal, not the original passport’s expiry date. We know that many countries demand six months’ validity to...
  • Pet Theft — [Mr Virendra Sharma in the Chair] 2 Jul 2018

    Does my hon. Friend agree that the microchipping law was a missed opportunity? People who have their dogs microchipped are still not the legal owner, but simply the keeper of the pet. Maybe it is time for another debate on how we can improve the microchipping laws.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Antisemitism 2 Jul 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, with reference to the April 2018 final update to the All-Party Parliamentary Inquiry into Antisemitism, when he plans to hold the Departmental roundtable on concerns relating to the media which was agreed by his predecessor.

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Labour MP for Makerfield

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Yvonne Fovargue campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • HM Treasury
  • Treasury
  • Defence
  • Electronic Warfare
  • NHS: Negligence
  • Housing Benefit
  • Credit
  • Welfare Tax Credits

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Housing, Communities and Local Government) (since 9 Jan 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (3 Jul 2017 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Defence) (8 May 2015 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (20 Oct 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (27 Jan 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Defence) (7 Oct 2013 to 20 Oct 2014)
  • Shadow Minister (Transport) (11 Jan 2013 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (7 Oct 2011 to 11 Jan 2013)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Dec 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 24 Oct 2011)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Sep 2018.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: USDAW
Address of donor: 188 Wilmslow Road, Fallowfield, Manchester M14 6LJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 23 March 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: United Arab Emirates Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: Al Bateen, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation with a value of £3,800

Destination of visit: United Arab Emirates

Dates of visit: 10-16 February 2018

Purpose of visit: To attend the World Government Summit, meet with Government Ministers, Members of the Federal National Council and senior business figures, in order to build on the bilateral relationship.

(Registered 22 February 2018)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my husband, Paul Kenny, as Senior Parliamentary Assistant. (Updated 15 June 2017)

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