Gerald Jones

Shadow Minister (Scotland)

Labour MP for Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney


Gerald Jones’s voting in Parliament

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

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Culture, Media and Sport: Sports: Sponsorship 4 Dec 2023

    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what progress her Department has made on developing a sponsorship code of conduct that all sporting bodies must adhere to when accepting sponsorship form the gambling industry.
  • Prime Minister: Engagements 29 Nov 2023

    Pearl Melody Black was 22 months old when a car rolled off a private drive on to a highway and hit a wall, which fell and killed her while she was holding her daddy’s hand. Her parents, my constituents Gemma and Paul, South Wales Police and the Crown Prosecution Service were all frustrated that no charges could be brought in the case due to a loophole in the law. My ten-minute rule Bill,...
  • Business of the House 16 Nov 2023

    May we have a debate on the appalling service offered by the Home Office? I have been working for over a year with a constituent who has been trying to get a visa for his family, including a young baby, who are currently in Pakistan as refugees, having fled Afghanistan. Despite jumping through numerous hoops, my constituent’s family still do not have a visa and the Pakistan authorities are...

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Labour MP for Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney

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

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Topics of interest

Gerald Jones campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Defence
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Wales Office
  • Treasury
  • Department for Transport
  • Members: Correspondence
  • Armoured Fighting Vehicles
  • Child Trust Fund: Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
  • Aviation: Coronavirus
  • Department for Work and Pensions: Cardiff

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Scotland) (since 5 Sep 2023)
  • Member, Welsh Grand Committee (since 18 Jan 2022)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (since 4 Dec 2021)
  • Shadow Minister (Wales) (since 10 Apr 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Procurement Bill [HL] Committee (25 Jan 2023 to 21 Feb 2023)
  • Shadow Minister (Defence) ( 3 Jul 2017 to 10 Apr 2020)
  • Shadow Minister (Wales) (10 Oct 2016 to 3 Jul 2017)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 21 Nov 2016)
  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee ( 6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 27 Nov 2023.

8. Miscellaneous
From 11 May 2018, a Trustee of a local charity, Phillipstown Residents and Community Association. (Registered 09 March 2023)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my partner, Tyrone Powell, as Senior Parliamentary Assistant. (Registered 04 June 2015)

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