Chris Williamson

Labour MP for Derby North

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Chris Williamson’s voting in Parliament

Chris Williamson is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Chris Williamson sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Chris Williamson generally voted for reducing capital gains tax, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Chris Williamson voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Chris Williamson’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Chris Williamson’s full vote analysis page for more.

Chris Williamson has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 25 Jun 2019

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit 5 Jul 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment she has made of the effect of the (a) wait for payment and (b) monthly payment of universal credit on the number of weeks of benefit paid annually to claimants compared with the number they were paid under their legacy benefits.
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva 27 Jun 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has made to his Brazilian counterpart on the release from detention of former Brazilian President, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva as a result of the publication of documents revealing a plot to jail Mr da Silva to prevent him from standing in the 2018 presidential election.
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Syria: Chemical Weapons 20 Jun 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, whether he was informed that there was dissent among Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) team members on 14 March 2019 when the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Executive Council voted down a proposal to allow all FFM team members to brief the OPCW Executive Council on the FFM investigation of an alleged...

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Labour MP for Derby North

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

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Topics of interest

  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Thameslink Railway Line
  • Fire Services
  • Occupied Territories
  • Animal Experiments
  • Thameslink Railway Line: Rolling Stock

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Fire and Emergency Services) (3 Jul 2017 to 11 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee) (6 Nov 2014 to 3 Feb 2015)
  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 15 Jul 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from News UK and Ireland, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF:
31 July 2018, received £300 for two radio appearances. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 02 August 2018)
19 October 2018, received £300 for two radio appearances. Hours: 6.5 hrs. (Registered 12 November 2018)
21 November 2018, received £150 from the BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA, for a radio appearance. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 26 November 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Derby, owned jointly with my partner: (i). (Registered 15 January 2018; rectified 14 March 2018)

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