Dan Jarvis

MP, Barnsley Central

Barnsley Central Labour

Dan Jarvis campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Dan Jarvis’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Dan Jarvis’s votes.

  • Almost always voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
  • Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes

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

Dan Jarvis has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

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Profile

Labour MP for Barnsley Central

Entered the House of Commons on 4 March 2011 — Byelection

Topics of interest

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Justice
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Health
  • Education
  • Arts
  • Design Services
  • Youth Custody
  • Secure Colleges
  • Young Offenders

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (7 Oct 2013 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (21 Mar 2011 to 24 Oct 2011)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Dan Jarvis’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 215 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 70.40% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 139 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Dan Jarvis’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 101 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Aug 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA. Unless otherwise stated, these payments help meet the costs of my office and support my work as a Member of Parliament.
£75 received on 15 June 2015 for survey completed on 15 June 2015. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 18 February 2016)
£75 received on 21 August 2015 for survey completed on 26 July 2015. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 18 February 2016)
£75 received on 20 October 2015 for survey completed on 22 September 2015. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 18 February 2016)
£75 received on 17 December 2015 for survey completed on 6 October 2015. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 18 February 2016)
£75 received on 25 January 2016 for survey completed on 1 November 2015. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 24 May 2016)
£75 received on 1 February 2016 for survey completed on 11 December 2015. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 24 May 2016)
£50 received on 11 March 2016 for survey completed on 1 January 2016. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 24 May 2016)
£75 received on 14 April 2016 for survey completed on 18 March 2016. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 24 May 2016)
£100 received on 24 May 2016 for survey completed on 1 February 2016. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 24 May 2016)
£75 received on 26 July 2016 for completing a survey. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 July 2016)
21 June 2015, received £811.08 from Biteback Publishing, Westminster Tower, 3 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7SP, for editing a book. This payment will be used to meet some of the costs of my office and supporting my work as a Member of Parliament. Hours: 60 non-consecutive hours over 2 months. (Registered 27 July 2015; updated 24 August 2015)
25 June 2015, received £300 from Guardian News and Media Ltd, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU, for an article. This payment will be used to meet some of the costs of my office and supporting my work as a Member of Parliament. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 27 July 2015; updated 24 August 2015)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT. These payments help meet the costs of my office and support my work as a Member of Parliament.
£60 received on 16 January 2015 for survey completed on 8 December 2014. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 18 February 2016)
£100 received on 14 April 2015 for survey completed on 1 March 2015. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 18 February 2016)
£70 received on 6 July 2015 for survey completed on 14 June 2015. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 18 February 2016)
£50 received on 28 July 2015 for survey completed on 22 July 2015. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 18 February 2016)
£80 received on 20 October 2015 for survey completed on 17 September 2015. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 18 February 2016)
£80 received on 17 November 2015 for survey completed on 24 October 2015. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 18 February 2016)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More St, London E1W 1YW. These payments help meet the costs of my office and support my work as a Member of Parliament.
£200 received on 27 August 2015 for survey completed on 25 June 2015. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 18 February 2016)
£200 received on 20 January 2016 for survey completed on 09 December 2015. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 17 March 2016)
£150 received on 15 December 2015 from the BBC, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for appearing on ‘Any Questions’ on 11 September 2015. Hours: 4 hrs. This payment has gone towards the costs of my office and supporting my work as a Member of Parliament. (Registered 18 February 2016)
3 March 2016, received £300 from the Mirror, 1 Canada Square, London E14 5AP, for an article. Hours: 3 hrs. This payment has gone towards the costs of my office and supporting my work as a Member of Parliament. (Registered 17 March 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Peter Hearn
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £12,500

Date received: 8 January 2016

Date accepted: 8 January 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 January 2016)
Name of donor: Martin Taylor
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £16,800 to support my office and my work as an MP

Date received: 4 February 2016

Date accepted: 4 February 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 18 February 2016)
Name of donor: Sir Trevor Chinn
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 29 March 2016

Date accepted: 29 March 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 29 March 2016)
Name of donor: Peter Hearn
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £12,500

Date received: 10 April 2016

Date accepted: 10 April 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 28 April 2016)
Name of donor: Sir Trevor Chinn
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 20 April 2016

Date accepted: 20 April 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 May 2016)
Name of donor: Sir Trevor Chinn
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 23 May 2016

Date accepted: 23 May 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 July 2016)
Name of donor: Martin Taylor
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,000

Date received: 1 July 2016

Date accepted: 1 July 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 25 July 2016)
Name of donor: Peter Hearn
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £12,500

Date received: 19 July 2016

Date accepted: 19 July 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 25 July 2016)
Name of donor: Sir Trevor Chinn
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 25 July 2016

Date accepted: 25 July 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 25 July 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Rachel Jarvis, as part-time Secretary.

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