Rupa Huq

Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Crime and Prevention)

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Ealing Central and Acton Labour

Rupa Huq’s voting in Parliament

Rupa Huq is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

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  • Rupa Huq generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Independent Complaints and Grievance Policy 16 Nov 2017

    Thank you, Madam Deputy Speaker. I am encouraged to hear that the new system will apply to all 4,000 workers who keep the parliamentary estate going, many of whom are my constituents. There is deep concern among the tour guides that sweeping changes to their terms and conditions, which they feel are being foisted upon them, will rationalise many of them out of existence. Will the Leader of...
  • Hospital Car Parking Charges (Abolition): Tax Avoidance and Evasion 14 Nov 2017

    The right hon. Gentleman mentioned David Cameron. Does he agree that much was promised after the flourish of the anti-corruption summit in May 2016—how long ago it all feels—and none of it seems to have been delivered. The anti-corruption champion, Eric Pickles, stood down and it seems that the Government have completely forgotten that the post existed at all. We were promised a...
  • Family Planning Clinics: Public Order Legislation 7 Nov 2017

    I listened carefully to the Minister and was encouraged by the way he is on side regarding tactics and practice. We have had a good debate. I am grateful for contributions from my hon. Friend the Member for Dewsbury (Paula Sherriff), who was very thoughtful, and my hon. Friend the Member for Ipswich (Sandy Martin), who described a real-life case in which the other side came to visit. The...

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Labour MP for Ealing Central and Acton

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Rupa Huq campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Home Office
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Migrant Workers
  • Cholesterol
  • Youth Services: Per Capita Costs
  • Egypt: Freedom of Expression
  • Social Security Benefits: Fraud

Currently held offices

  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Crime and Prevention) (since 21 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Justice Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (12 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)

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  • Has spoken in 60 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Rupa Huq’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 13 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 90.48% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 107 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Nov 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Cumberlege Eden and Partners Ltd, Snells Cottage, The Green, Newick, Lewes BN8 4LA, for contributing to training sessions:
27 March 2017, received £350. Hours: 3.5 hrs. (Registered 02 October 2017)
Payment of £350 expected for a session on 22 September 2017. Hours: 3.5 hrs. (Registered 04 October 2017)
19 September 2017, received £2,000 from News UK, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, for writing articles. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 02 October 2017)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Ruskin Hall Trustees
Address of donor: 16 Church Road, London W3 8PP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Stop a Tory Landslide Fund
Address of donor: c/o 68-80 Hanbury Street, London E1 5JL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Stop a Tory Landslide Fund
Address of donor: c/o 68-80 Hanbury Street, London E1 5JL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: UK-EU Open Policy Ltd
Address of donor: 11 Manchester Square, London W1U 3PW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: company, registration 10436078

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Friends of Windsor Hall Ltd
Address of donor: 4 Knight's Close, Windsor, Berkshire SL4 5QR

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: company, registration IP10088R

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Pierre Thomas
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Transport Salaried Staffs' Association
Address of donor: Walkden House, 10 Melton Street, London NW1 2EJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: CWU
Address of donor: 150 The Broadway, Wimbledon SW19 1RX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: UNISON
Address of donor: 130 Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London NW1 2AY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Holocaust Educational Trust
Address of donor: BCM Box 7892, London WC1N 3XX

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, internal travel and entry to Auschwitz, total value £396

Destination of visit: Auschwitz, Poland

Dates of visit: 13 October 2016

Purpose of visit: Educational trip with schools in my constituency to learn about the Holocaust and visit Nazi concentration camps.

(Registered 27 January 2017)
Name of donor: (1) Britain-Palestine Communications Centre, (2) President’s Office, Ramallah (3) Palestine Mission (4) Travel2Palestine Ltd
Address of donor: (1) c/o 5 Galena Road, London W6 0LT (2) Muqata, Ramallah, Palestine (3) 5 Galena Road, London W6 0LT (4) 160 London Road, Kingston KT2 6QW

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) food and travel £532 (2) accommodation £430 (3) return flight £452 (4) small contribution towards cost of food and transport, value estimated to be no more than £75

Destination of visit: Jerusalem and the West Bank

Dates of visit: 2-6 January 2017

Purpose of visit: Fact-finding political delegation.

(Registered 27 January 2017)
Name of donor: UK China Forum Ltd
Address of donor: 15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Return (premium) economy class air ticket to Beijing and return from Shanghai, £2,117.09; two nights' hotel accommodation in both Beijing and Shanghai, £560 (£140 per night); total £2,677.09

Destination of visit: Beijing and Shanghai

Dates of visit: 16-19 November 2015

Purpose of visit: Cross-party Parliamentary visit to attend the 2015 UK-China Leadership Forum organised by the Great Britain China Centre, UK China Forum Ltd and the International Department of the ruling Chinese party, and supported by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, to discuss how to develop UK-China relations following the State Visit to the UK by President Xi Jinping.

(Registered 20 March 2017)
Name of donor: International Fund for Animal Welfare
Address of donor: 87-90 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7UD

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, food and incidentals with a total value of £1,580.39

Destination of visit: Iceland

Dates of visit: 14-17 August 2016

Purpose of visit: To be briefed on whaling with MPs from other parties.

(Registered 20 March 2017)

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