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Toby Perkins’s voting in Parliament
Toby Perkins is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Toby Perkins’s votes.
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2017
Generally voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, 4 absences, between 2010–2019
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
12 votes for, 0 votes against, 3 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
Generally voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
3 votes for, 15 votes against, 8 absences, between 2010–2019
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
2 votes for, 1 vote against, 7 absences, between 2011–2016
Last updated: 1 Sep 2020.
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Toby Perkins has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, when he plans to respond to Question 83753, on Coronavirus: Chesterfield, tabled on 1 September 2020 by the hon. Member for Chesterfield.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, when he plans to respond to Question 83754, on Coronavirus: Chesterfield, tabled on 1 September 2020 by the hon. Member for Chesterfield.
To ask the hon. Member for Perth and North Perthshire, representing the House of Commons Commission, how many times each Member of Parliament has been successful in the Question Ballot and been called on in the Chamber or virtually in (a) Ministerial Statements, (b) Departmental Question sessions and (c) Urgent Questions since 16 April 2020.
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Labour MP for Chesterfield
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Toby Perkins campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Innovation and Skills
- Ministry of Defence
- Department of Health
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Work and Pensions
- Public Houses
- Members: Correspondence
- Personal Independence Payment
- Energy: Meters
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Education) (since 10 Apr 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (2 Mar 2020 to 11 May 2020)
- Member, Home Affairs Committee (8 May 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, International Trade Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Shadow Minister (Defence) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
- Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (7 Oct 2011 to 18 Sep 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Education) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 28 Sep 2020.
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Weightron Bilanciai Ltd
Address of donor: Titan Works, Bridge Way, Chesterfield S41 9QJ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000
Donor status: company, registration 02154099
(Registered 14 January 2020)
Name of donor: The Construction Skills People Ltd
Address of donor: Bridge Business Centre, Beresford Way, Chesterfield S41 9FG
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Donor status: company, registration 06616608
(Registered 14 January 2020)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my partner, Amanda Collumbine, as Executive Office Manager. (Registered 14 January 2020)
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