Marie Rimmer

Labour MP for St Helens South and Whiston


Marie Rimmer’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Marie Rimmer sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Marie Rimmer has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 5 Feb 2019

Recent appearances

  • Health and Social Care: Topical Questions 15 Jan 2019

    In line with the long-term plan, leaders in St Helens have integrated health and social care teams and budgets, and there is a joint role for an accountable officer and director of social services. Can the Secretary of State assure me that that successful place working will not be put at risk by restructuring in NHS England and NHS Improvement, and indications in the long-term plan that...
  • Bailiffs: Regulatory Reform — [Mr Nigel Evans in the Chair] 9 Jan 2019

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Evans, and to follow speeches on the important matters raised. I pay tribute to my hon. Friend the Member for Wolverhampton North East (Emma Reynolds) for securing the debate. As we have heard, rogue bailiffs are a blight on the lives of some of the most vulnerable people in our society, and the issue affects those with debt from...
  • European Council 17 Dec 2018

    I know why my constituents voted the way they did. It was 58:42. They blamed Europe for the loss of our jobs in manufacturing as a result of the economy going towards finance. Thirty-four of the 43 local authorities are still 13% behind on wages from 2010 and have not recovered. That is why people voted. They have listened to what has been said, but you are not giving them a chance to vote on...

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Labour MP for St Helens South and Whiston

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

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Topics of interest

Marie Rimmer campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Justice
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Education
  • Department of Health
  • Data Protection
  • Non-domestic Rates: Greater London
  • Children: Day Care
  • Non-domestic Rates
  • Mediation

Currently held offices

  • Member, Justice Committee (since 5 Feb 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (Disabled People) (1 Feb 2017 to 9 Oct 2017)
  • Member, Justice Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 13 Mar 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 4 Feb 2019.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Taiwanese Representative Office in the UK
Address of donor: 50 Grosvenor Gardens, Belgravia, London SW1W 0EB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights to Taipei £3,400; accommodation in a hotel for six nights and meals £1,370; ground transportation £180; total £4,950

Destination of visit: Taiwan

Dates of visit: 6-13 April 2018

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation as part of the APPG on Taiwan, to meet with the President, Ministers and members of the Legislative Yuan, and visit sites of technological interest.

(Registered 10 May 2018)
Name of donor: (1) Brunel Law School (2) APPG Pakistani Minorities (3) Pakistani National Commission for Human Rights
Address of donor: (1) Brunel University London, Uxbridge UB8 3PH (2) House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA (3) Aiwan-i-Jamhoor, 107-Tipu Block, New Garden Town, Lahore-54600, Pakistan

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Air ticket, visa fee and travel in Lahore £658.30 (2) accommodation in Lahore £171.80 (3) travel from Lahore to Islamabad, and accommodation and travel in Islamabad £606.25

Destination of visit: Lahore and Islamabad, Pakistan

Dates of visit: 27 September - 3 October 2018

Purpose of visit: APPG on Pakistan Minorities delegation to investigate and discuss human rights issues, in particular the persecution of non-Muslim Pakistani minority groups.

(Registered 01 November 2018)
Name of donor: Yunus Emre Institute
Address of donor: 10 Maple Street, London W1T 5HA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights to Istanbul £824; internal flights £250; accommodation and meals £1,771; ground transportation £278; total £3,123

Destination of visit: Istanbul, Ankara and Gaziantep, Turkey

Dates of visit: 7-10 November 2018

Purpose of visit: Delegation of Labour MPs to see the conditions in Syrian refugee camps; meet key officials and ministers; visit the Turkish Grand National Assembly and meet members of Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Relations.

(Registered 27 November 2018)

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