Gavin Shuker’s voting in Parliament
This is a selection of Gavin Shuker’s votes.
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
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
1 vote for, 6 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2016
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2017
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
52 votes for, 12 votes against, 36 absences, between 2012–2019
Generally voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
10 votes for, 0 votes against, 5 absences, between 2011–2016
Last updated: 4 Sep 2019.
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What recent discussions he has had with the Prime Minister on the rule of law.
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps he is taking to increase funding for sixth form colleges in England in 2019-20.
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what estimate she has made of the number of applicants to the EU Settlement Scheme who are resident in Luton who have (a) been granted settled status, (b) been granted pre-settled status and (c) had their application turned down in each year since the introduction of that scheme.
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Independent MP for Luton South
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Party was Labour until 30 Mar 2015; Labour/Co-operative until 17 Feb 2019
Topics of interest
Gavin Shuker campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for International Development
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office
- Department for Transport
- Free Schools: Luton
Currently held offices
- Member, Commons Reference Group on Representation and Inclusion Committee (since 15 Nov 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Women and Equalities Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 8 May 2019)
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (28 Nov 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Women and Equalities Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)
- Shadow Minister (International Development) (7 Oct 2013 to 18 Sep 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (1 Mar 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
- Member, Transport Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 18 Jul 2011)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: Silverstone Circuits Ltd
Address of donor: The Jimmy Brown Centre, Silverstone Circuit, Towcester NN12 8TN
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two hospitality tickets for the British Grand Prix
, total value £2,298
Date received: 8 July 2018
Date accepted: 8 July 2018
Donor status: company, registration 882843
(Registered 25 October 2018)
9 August 2018, received from the Daily Mail and General Trust
, £20,000 by way of an out of court settlement of my action for defamation. (Registered 25 October 2018)
From 16 January 2019, unpaid director of The Independent Group
) Ltd (until 19 March 2019, Gemini A
) a company limited by guarantee, which was set up to provide support to the Independent Group of MPs. The company became active on 8 February 2019. (Registered 01 March 2019; updated 29 March 2019)
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