Peter Dowd

Former MP, Bootle

Bootle Labour

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  • Finance (No. 2) Bill: Employment income provided through third parties 25 Apr 2017

    I absolutely concur with the comments that you have just made, Madam Deputy Speaker, and that the Minister made about my right hon. Friend the Member for Oxford East (Mr Smith) and the right hon. Member for Chichester (Mr Tyrie). May I comment on my hon. Friend the Member for Wolverhampton South West (Rob Marris), who is also leaving the House? It seems to me that some people have got...
  • Finance (No. 2) Bill: Income tax charge for tax year 2017-18 25 Apr 2017

    I thank the Minister for her opening remarks about consensus, with which I fully concur. We are here today to debate what is effectively a condensed version of the Bill for which my colleagues and, indeed, everyone else had been preparing, with a view to taking part in a number of Public Bill Committee sittings over a number of weeks to scrutinise properly the longest Finance Bill that has...
  • Section 5 of the European Communities (Amendment) Act 1993 19 Apr 2017

    We find ourselves in a strange position. We are debating a motion to approve the Government’s programme for convergence with the EU at the start of an election campaign in the context of leaving the EU. That is an unusual set of circumstances, to say the least. Some see it as almost theological. There will no longer be a requirement for convergence, and the Conservatives have no idea...

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Former Labour MP for Bootle

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

Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

Peter Dowd campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Justice
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Probate
  • Further Education
  • Social Services: Finance
  • Cafcass
  • Sportsgrounds: Disability

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (9 Feb 2017 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Financial Secretary (Treasury) (6 Oct 2016 to 9 Feb 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 46 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Peter Dowd’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 17 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 73.45% 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 87 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 86 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
I receive a basic allowance of £733 monthly, plus £26 broadband costs, from Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council, Magdalen Square, Bootle, L30 5QH, in respect of my councillor duties. Expected hours: approx. 10-15 hrs a week. (Registered 05 June 2015)
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:
25 January 2016, received £100. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 21 June 2016)
29 February 2016, received £75. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 21 June 2016)
9 March 2016, received £50. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 21 June 2016)
24 April 2016, received £75. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 21 June 2016)
16 June 2016, received £100. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 21 June 2016)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1V 8RT, for opinion surveys:
8 January 2016, received £20. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 December 2016)
30 March 2016, received £20. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 December 2016)
12 May 2016, received £80. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 29 December 2016)
23 June 2016, received £40. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 29 December 2016)
10 August 2016, received £80. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 29 December 2016)
1 December 2016, received £60. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 December 2016)
20 December 2016, received £60. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 December 2016)

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