Debbie Abrahams

MP, Oldham East and Saddleworth

Oldham East and Saddleworth Labour

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House: Points of Order 23 Mar 2017

    On a point of order, Mr Speaker. The Leader of the House repeated a claim that other Ministers have made: that more people with mental health problems are supported by personal independence payments than by disability living allowance. Mind, the mental health charity, has made it clear that 55% of people with mental health awards on DLA, when reassessed for PIP, have no or a reduced award....
  • The Minister for Women and Equalities Was Asked: Exiting the EU: Disability Rights 23 Mar 2017

    Over 160 Members have signed a prayer against the new personal independence payment regulations. The period for praying against those regulations comes to an end on 3 April. A debate has been arranged in the other place next week, but to date the Government have refused to arrange a debate and vote on the Floor of this House. There is a huge democratic deficit, as the regulations will come...
  • Money Laundering: British Banks: Points of Order 21 Mar 2017

    On a point of order, Mr Speaker. I seek your advice concerning the emergency personal independence payments regulations, which came into force last Thursday. Over 160 Members of this House have signed a prayer against the regulations, for which the praying-against period comes to an end on 3 April. A debate has been arranged for next week in the other place, but to date the Government have...

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Labour MP for Oldham East and Saddleworth

Entered the House of Commons on 14 January 2011 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

Debbie Abrahams campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department of Health
  • Health
  • Education
  • International Development
  • Universal Credit
  • Vending Machines
  • Children: Maintenance
  • Kashmir
  • Medical Records: Databases

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (since 27 Jun 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (27 Jun 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: UNISON
Address of donor: 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Secondment, via the Labour Party, of a researcher for 2 days a week from 6 July 2016 to 6 April 2017; value £14,120.34. This is to support me in my Shadow front bench role.

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 11 August 2016; updated 17 October 2016 and 10 January 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Joint ownership with my daughter of terraced house in Nottingham: (i).

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