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.
Voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 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 fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
2 votes for, 23 votes against, 5 absences, between 2014–2016
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
40 votes for, 10 votes against, 17 absences, between 2013–2018
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
7 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many post-16 specialist SEND schools there have been in each of the last 10 years to date.
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what the capacity has been of post-16 specialist SEND schools in each of the last 10 years to date.
Looked-after children in secure accommodation have been subjected to more than 30,000 hours in solitary confinement over the past five years, in some cases for up to 23 hours a day. Leading medical experts have called for the Government to cease the practice immediately. Will the new secure academy schools be adopting it, and why is the Minister allowing such a contravention of...
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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: 29 Oct 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
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)
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