Carolyn Harris

Shadow Minister (Home Affairs)

Swansea East Labour

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.

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

Last updated: 19 Apr 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Office: Refugees: Children 27 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what information her Department holds on local authority capacity to accept refugee children under the Dubs scheme and allegations that the Dubs scheme has encouraged traffickers to exploit such children.
  • Whirlpool: Product Safety System — [Ms Joan Ryan in the Chair] 26 Apr 2017

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Ms Ryan. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Hammersmith (Andy Slaughter) on securing the debate. Mine will be a speedy speech, as I have crossed out three quarters of it already. I want to say a big thank you to Electrical Safety First, which has been the secretariat for the all-party group on home electrical safety, of which I am...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 29 Mar 2017

    The Prime Minister will be aware that the Welsh Labour Government have established a children’s funeral fund. Many independent and leading funeral providers, such as The Co-operative and Dignity, have also indicated that there will be no charges for children’s and young people’s funerals. I know that she is a compassionate woman, and I know that she understands the...

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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
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department of Health
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Gaming Machines
  • Electronic Equipment: Safety
  • Counterfeit Manufacturing: Electronic Equipment
  • Land Registry
  • Gambling

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (since 9 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 12 Sep 2016)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 18 Jul 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.


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