Stephen Doughty

MP, Cardiff South and Penarth

Cardiff South and Penarth Labour/Co-operative

Stephen Doughty’s voting in Parliament

Stephen Doughty is a Labour/Co-operative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour/Co-operative MPs.

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  • Stephen Doughty consistently voted for fixed periods between parliamentary elections, while most Labour/Co-operative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Last updated: 4 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Brexit 14 Dec 2017

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will publish the economic assessment that underpinned the Prime Minister's statement on 11 December 2017 that significant savings will be made as a result of the UK leaving the EU; and if he will publish the total value of those savings.
  • European Union (Withdrawal) Bill: International treaties and agreements 13 Dec 2017

    My hon. Friend is making an important point. Of course, I support his new clause. I have long been in favour of the arms trade treaty, parts of which fall within EU competence. The EU as a whole was involved in the negotiations on the treaty, and we are a party to it as an individual country. We also have the consolidated EU and national arms export licensing criteria as well as domestic...
  • European Union (Withdrawal) Bill: Regulations to deal with deficiencies arising from withdrawal - Independent Report 12 Dec 2017

    The point that the hon. Gentleman makes is absolutely right. Is it not also the case that the Government have tried to undermine the Welsh Government’s efforts to protect trade unions by trying to strike down parts of that Act?

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Cardiff South and Penarth

Entered the House of Commons on 16 November 2012 — Byelection

Party was Labour until 30 Mar 2015

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Topics of interest

Stephen Doughty campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for International Development
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Home Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Overseas Aid
  • Dominican Republic
  • Public Expenditure
  • Developing Countries: HIV Infection
  • Brexit

Currently held offices

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (28 Jun 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (10 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, International Development Committee (8 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (28 Oct 2015 to 6 Jan 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (18 Sep 2015 to 28 Oct 2015)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (7 Oct 2013 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (26 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)

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  • Has spoken in 86 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Stephen Doughty’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 152 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 91.78% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above 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 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 266 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Dec 2017.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: GMB Union
Address of donor: 17 Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 0TB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,677.84 (total donations in kind, including office rental and a percentage of staff time)

Date received: 3 May 2017

Date accepted: 3 May 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: GMB Union
Address of donor: 17 Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 0TB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £793.82 (donation in kind of mailing and postage for direct mail)

Date received: 26 April 2017

Date accepted: 26 April 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Community Union
Address of donor: 465c Caledonian Road, London, N7 9GX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Date received: 4 May 2017

Date accepted: 4 May 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Musicians Union
Address of donor: 60-62 Clapham Road, London, SW9 OJJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 4 May 2017

Date accepted: 4 May 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: BM Creative Management Ltd.
Address of donor: 4th Floor York House, 23 Kingsway, London WC2B 6UJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Date received: 4 May 2017

Date accepted: 4 May 2017

Donor status: company, registration 05635995

(Registered 07 July 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Airbus Group UK
Address of donor: Floor 2, Wellington House, 125-130 Strand, London WC2R 0AP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: three tickets to the Royal International Air Tattoo 2017, plus hospitality with a value of £510 (£170 per person), also an Airbus Pen (£43) and A400M Model (£43.99), total value £596.99

Date received: 16 July 2017

Date accepted: 16 July 2017

Donor status: company, registration 02473840

(Registered 18 July 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
From August 2016, Honorary Patron (unremunerated), Moorland Day Centre, Cardiff. (Registered 16 December 2012; updated 31 August 2016)
Patron of Penarth and District Lesotho Trust (Registered 01 May 2014)
Vice-President (unremunerated) of the Cardiff and District United Nations Association (Registered 01 May 2014)
Vice-President (unremunerated) of The Penarth Civic Society (Registered 04 June 2014)

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