Nick Thomas-Symonds’s voting in Parliament
Nick Thomas-Symonds is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Nick Thomas-Symonds’s votes.
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
33 votes for, 9 votes against, 12 absences, between 2017–2018
Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, between 2016–2018
Voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 1 absence, in 2016
Voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, in 2016
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Nick Thomas-Symonds has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 5 Sep 2018
Last Friday my constituent, Sarah Oakwell, spoke to me very movingly about the debilitating effect that ME has on her everyday life. Can we have a debate on the level of awareness, and on raising awareness, of ME right across our society?
I thank the Security Minister for the way he has opened the debate. The Prime Minister said on 5 September: “based on a body of intelligence, the Government have concluded that the two individuals named by the police and CPS are officers from the Russian military intelligence service, also known as the GRU. The GRU is a highly disciplined organisation with a well-established chain of...
I totally reject the suggestion that we were somehow putting out lines similar to those of the Russian state. With regard to implications that the hon. Gentleman is trying to make about the Leader of the Opposition, I have looked carefully at what the Leader of the Opposition and his spokesperson have said about this in recent weeks, and it is pretty clear. His spokesperson has said:...
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Labour MP for Torfaen
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Nick Thomas-Symonds campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Department of Health
- Home Office
- Attorney General
- Cabinet Office
- Drugs: Licensing
- National Cyber Security Centre
- Industrial Health and Safety
- Children: Poverty
- UK Advisory Forum on Ageing
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Security) (since 3 Jul 2017)
- Shadow Solicitor General (since 9 Oct 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
- Member, Justice Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 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
Royalties from I. B. Tauris & Co Ltd, 6 Salem Road, London W2 4BU, for books written before entering Parliament:
On 14 March 2018
, I received £161.05. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 19 March 2018)
On 14 March 2018, I received £323.04. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 19 March 2018)
On 2 October 2017
, I received £150 plus travel expenses from GUST
, Slatecombe House, Beech Lane, Painswick, Stroud GL6 6SH, for delivering a talk at the Gloucester History Festival on 15 September 2017
. Hours: 5 hrs (including 1.5 hrs preparation and 2.5 hrs travel). Payment donated to charity. (Registered 10 October 2017)
On 21 March 2018, I received £107.89 in royalties for books and articles written before entering Parliament. Payer: The Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society, Barnard’s Inn, 86 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1EN. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 23 March 2018)
Payments received via The Wylie Agency
) Ltd, 17 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3JA:
27 July 2018
, received royalties of £1,203.99 exclusive of VAT
from I. B. Tauris & Co Ltd, 6 Salem Road, London W2 4BU, for books written before entering Parliament. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 31 July 2018)
Barrister, not currently practising. (Registered 03 June 2015
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