Carolyn Harris

Shadow Minister (Equalities Office) (Women and Equalities)

Labour MP for Swansea East

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Carolyn Harris’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Carolyn Harris sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Carolyn Harris voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Carolyn Harris has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Women and Equalities: Women Leaving Prison 17 Oct 2019

    Today, Mr Speaker, with my voice, I am going to be Bonnie Tyler. [Laughter.] One in six women leave prison with no home to go to. A combination of homelessness, a lack of job opportunities, and the stigma of being an ex-offender is setting up these women to fail and is undoubtedly responsible for the disproportionate number of recalls. The Government have to do more to help these women, who...
  • Business of the House (Prorogation): Baby Loss Awareness Week 8 Oct 2019

    Will the hon. Lady join me in this poignant debate in saying how dreadfully sorry we all are that, on 27 September in Bronzefield women’s prison, a baby was born and died? We know no more than that at the moment, but it seems appropriate in this debate that we pay our respects to that baby and their mam.
  • Business of the House 3 Oct 2019

    I thank the Leader of the House for his remarks—I think. In September 2005, 17-year-old Ben Bellamy, the son of one of my constituents, was brutally murdered in Swansea. The Parole Board has recently recommended that one of his killers be moved to an open prison ahead of an early release. Ben’s family are understandably upset about this, particularly about the lack of communication from...

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Labour MP for Swansea East

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

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Topics of interest

Carolyn Harris campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Treasury
  • Gaming Machines
  • Slavery
  • Electronic Equipment: Safety
  • Domestic Appliances: Counterfeit Manufacturing
  • Domestic Violence

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Equalities Office) (Women and Equalities) (since 3 Jul 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (9 Oct 2016 to 3 Jul 2017)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 12 Sep 2016)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 18 Jul 2016)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Dignity Funerals Ltd
Address of donor: 4 King Edwards Court, King Edwards Square, Sutton Coldfield B73 6AP

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,400 for my Kids Lunch Club

Date received: 10 August 2018

Date accepted: 10 August 2018

Donor status: company, registration 00041598

(Registered 26 September 2018; updated 18 October 2018)
Name of donor: Dignity Funerals Ltd
Address of donor: 4 King Edwards Court, King Edwards Square, Sutton Coldfield B73 6AP

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,600 for my Kids Lunch Club

Date received: 15 October 2018

Date accepted: 15 October 2018

Donor status: company, registration 00041598

(Registered 18 October 2018)
8. Miscellaneous
From May 2017, Vice President of the Chartered Trading Standards Institute. (Registered 07 July 2017)

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