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 against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 12 votes against, between 2013–2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
2 votes for, 23 votes against, 5 absences, between 2014–2016
Voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, between 2015–2016
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
39 votes for, 10 votes against, 17 absences, between 2013–2018
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Last updated: 5 Sep 2018
It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Stringer. I thank the House for making BSL interpreters available to help people to follow today’s debate. I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Poplar and Limehouse (Jim Fitzpatrick) not only for securing this important debate on deaf children’s services, but for his sterling work chairing the all-party parliamentary group on...
The SEND reforms are a topic I will refer to later in my speech, but my hon. Friend leads me aptly to my next point: that when funding and support are denied in cases such as the ones we are talking about today, education is also denied. In his response, the Minister will likely refer to the funding given to the National Sensory Impairment Partnership and other bodies, but that money does not...
I am pleased to say that the 220,000 member-strong Women’s Institute has joined more than 20 other national organisations, 77% of the public and more than 150 MPs across the House to support my private Member’s Bill to measure the true levels of UK hunger. Does the Government’s continued resistance to my Bill not show their indifference to rising levels of hunger on their watch?
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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: 10 Sep 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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