Yvonne Fovargue’s voting in Parliament
Yvonne Fovargue is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a random selection of Yvonne Fovargue’s votes.
Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 13 votes against, between 2013–2022.
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2016.
Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, between 2015–2016.
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.
Voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 4 absences, between 2010–2020.
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, between 2010–2017.
Last updated: 18 May 2022.
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With this it will be convenient to consider the following: Government amendments 112, 115 and 116.
With this it will be convenient to discuss the following: Amendment 178, in schedule 2, page 77, line 17, leave out “omit subsection (5)” and insert— “for subsection (5) substitute— ‘(5) A person is also threatened with homelessness if— (a) a valid notice has been given to the person under section 8 of the Housing Act 1988 in respect of the only accommodation the person has that...
With this it will be convenient to discuss the following: Government amendments 20 to 25. Amendment 163, in clause 11, page 15, line 14, leave out “£5,000” and insert “£30,000”. This amendment would increase the maximum financial penalty that local authorities could levy against a landlord or former landlord that they are satisfied beyond reasonable doubt has contravened provisions...
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Labour MP for Makerfield
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Yvonne Fovargue campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health and Social Care
- Work and Pensions
- HM Treasury
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Asthma: Medical Treatments
- Electronic Warfare
- Universal Credit
- NHS: Negligence
- Housing Benefit
Currently held offices
- Member, Committee of Privileges (since 9 Sep 2021)
- Member, Committee on Standards (since 9 Sep 2021)
- Member, Panel of Chairs (since 22 Jun 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Electricity and Gas Transmission (Compensation) Bill Committee (18 Jan 2023 to 25 Jan 2023)
- Shadow Minister (Housing, Communities and Local Government) ( 9 Jan 2018 to 14 Mar 2019)
- 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, &c., Bills (Joint Committee) ( 6 Dec 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Health and Social Care Committee ( 2 Nov 2010 to 24 Oct 2011)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 13 Nov 2023.
1. Employment and earnings
19 January 2023, payment of £225 from Ipsos MORI
, 3 Thomas Moore Square, London E1W 1YW, for a survey. Hours: 90 mins. Fee paid direct to a community organisation in my constituency
. (Registered 26 January 2023)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Union of Shop, Distributive & Allied Workers (USDAW
Address of donor: 2 Furness Drive, Salford M50 3XZ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 14 March 2023)
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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