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.
Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, between 2015–2016
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
2 votes for, 1 vote against, 5 absences, between 2013–2016
Generally voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, 2 absences, between 2016–2018
Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, between 2013–2018
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
32 votes for, 10 votes against, 17 absences, between 2013–2018
Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 12 votes against, between 2013–2016
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Emma Lewell-Buck has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2018
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many registered social workers with a background in (a) child protection and (b) children’s residential care are employed in the Youth Justice Board.
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many registered social workers with a background in (a) child protection and (b) children’s residential care are employed in the (i) Youth Custody Service and (ii) Youth Custody Service Placement Team.
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will list the Youth Justice Board publications concerned with safeguarding children in the secure estate commissioned and published in the last five years.
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Labour MP for South Shields
Entered the House of Commons on 3 May 2013 — Byelection
Topics of interest
Emma Lewell-Buck campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Education
- Ministry of Justice
- Department of Health
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Cabinet Office
- Performance Appraisal
- Children: Social Services
- Social Services: Children
- Children in Care
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)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 13 Aug 2018.
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
27 Feb 2017, received £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 September 2017
22 June 2017
, received £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 September 2017)
18 September 2017, received £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 September 2017)
8 December 2017
, received £225. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 20 December 2017)
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)
From 12 July 2017, Deputy Convenor of the Catholic Legislators Network. (Registered 19 July 2017)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my husband, Simon Buck, as a Researcher. (Registered 28 January 2016; updated 07 July 2017)
View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register
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