Emma Lewell-Buck

MP, South Shields

South Shields Labour

Emma Lewell-Buck campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Emma Lewell-Buck’s voting in Parliament

Emma Lewell-Buck is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Emma Lewell-Buck’s votes.

  • Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes

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Emma Lewell-Buck has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Autumn Statement 23 Nov 2016

    I remind the Chancellor that the labour market is not working for everyone. Every single year since 2014 I have asked why this Government are allowing the continued exploitation of workers under sham umbrella companies and false self-employment. Every single year I am told that the matter is under review. As the GMB’s recent success in the court shows, these workers are fed up with...

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Labour MP for South Shields

Entered the House of Commons on 3 May 2013 — Byelection

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department for Education
  • Department of Health
  • Education
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Performance Appraisal
  • Surveys
  • Social Services: Children
  • Children: Social Services
  • Funeral Payments

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Education) (Children and Families) (since 9 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (6 Jan 2016 to 29 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 1 Feb 2016)
  • Member, Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee) (6 Nov 2014 to 3 Feb 2015)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (10 Jun 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 21 Nov 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys. All fees are paid direct to my office's account. (Updated 28 January 2016)
21 August 2015, £30 received for completing a survey in July 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 January 2016)
20 October 2015, £75 received for completing a survey on 5 September 2015. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 20 January 2016)
31 December 2015, £75 received for completing a survey in October 2015. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 20 January 2016)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for opinion surveys. All fees are paid direct to my office's account. (Updated 28 January 2016)
February 2015, £100 received for completing a survey in January 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 January 2016)
14 March 2015, £80 received for completing two surveys in February 2015. Hours: 1 hr in total. (Registered 13 January 2016)
20 October 2015, £50 received for completing a survey in September 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 January 2016)
17 November 2015, £80 received for completing a survey in October 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 January 2016)
21 December 2015, £30 received for completing a survey in November 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 January 2016)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: GMB Northern Region
Address of donor: 1 Mosely Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1YE

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000, received via Labour North, towards a fundraising dinner

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 19 July 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales
Address of donor: 39 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1BX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: an educational allowance of £5,330 and accommodation provided for an intern in my parliamentary office for 10 months: October 2016July 2017

Date of receipt: 10 October 2016

Date of acceptance: 10 October 2016

Donor status: registered charity

(Registered 09 November 2016)
8. Miscellaneous
Honorary member of the Catholic Union. (Registered 15 September 2015)
From 15 October 2015, trustee of Feeding Britain; a charity concerned with food banks and access to food. (Registered 22 October 2015)
From January 2016, a patron of the Every Child Leaving Care Matters organisation. (Registered 18 July 2016)
From July 2016, a patron of the Social Care Worker of the Year Awards. (Registered 18 July 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my husband, Simon Buck, as part-time Parliamentary Assistant. (Registered 28 January 2016)

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