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Kate Hollern’s voting in Parliament
Kate Hollern is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Kate Hollern’s votes.
Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU
Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
52 votes for, 13 votes against, 18 absences, between 2017–2020
Voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 1 absence, between 2016–2020
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 21 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Last updated: 20 Jul 2020.
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The Health Secretary quite rightly praised my local council of Blackburn for its efforts to bring down infection rates. I quote: “On Blackburn, I think the council… are doing a fantastic job… they’ve taken… steps locally and I applaud that. This is exactly the sort of local action we want to see.” Although Councillor Khan welcomes the praise, as do the communities that have worked...
I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Bristol West (Thangam Debbonaire) for her in-depth research and the passion with which she spoke about public loos. I am very pleased that the Minister recognises the vital role that public lavatories play in our communities, our town centres, our parks and our community centres. People’s ability to work, shop or enjoy their leisure time depends on...
I thank everyone in the Chamber for their contributions, in particular my hon. Friend the Member for Sheffield South East (Mr Betts) who introduced the debate, and my hon. Friends the Members for Hackney South and Shoreditch (Meg Hillier), for Warwick and Leamington (Matt Western), for Sheffield, Hallam (Olivia Blake), for Mitcham and Morden (Siobhain McDonagh) and for Reading East (Matt...
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Labour MP for Blackburn
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Kate Hollern campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Ministry of Defence
- Department for Transport
- Department of Health and Social Care
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Home Office
- Trident Submarines
- Universal Credit
- Ministry of Defence: Procurement
- Railways: North of England
- Defence: Procurement
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Housing, Communities and Local Government) (since 9 Jan 2018)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Procedure Committee (2 Mar 2020 to 15 Jun 2020)
- Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (9 Oct 2016 to 9 Jan 2018)
- Shadow Minister (Defence) (7 Jan 2016 to 9 Oct 2016)
- Member, Education, Skills and the Economy Sub-Committee (25 Nov 2015 to 1 Feb 2016)
- Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)
- Member, Education Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 1 Feb 2016)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 20 Jul 2020.
Name of donor: Indonesian Embassy
Address of donor: 30 Great Peter St, Westminster, London SW1P 2BU
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): International flights £2,000; accommodation £638.46; food and drink £247.83; local transportation £222.49; total value £3,108.33
Destination of visit: Jakarta, Indonesia
Dates of visit: 15-22 August 2019
Purpose of visit: APPG
on Indonesia visit to build UK-Indonesian understanding and partnerships on issues important to the bilateral relationship.
(Registered 27 September 2019; updated 03 October 2019)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
From August 2015, a half-share in a residential property in Blackburn: (i). (Registered 29 September 2016)
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